Category Archives: Food

Mostly black and white

My daily sketching practice has gotten a bit, shall we say, sketchy lately. So to try and get back to little studies last week, I decided to try and draw everyday: not big ambitious pieces, but with some focus: working … Continue reading

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Persimmon

Every year I’m excited about a fruit I never eat. It’s persimmon. I just love drawing and painting it, and when it’s persimmon season, it’s time for Nina Khashchina and me to visit Gay Kraeger. If you’ve been journalling or … Continue reading

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In and around Bernal Heights

Bernal Heights, San Francisco. Up. Down. High. Low. Continue reading

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More sketching in the South Bay

Another great thing about having visiting sketchers? You end up meeting all your local sketching friends that you really should meet more often. Day 2 of sketching with Liz Steel , was an opportunity to meet up with Nina Khashchina and Gay … Continue reading

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My new pocket palette

This is not a review. But I love this little palette! Continue reading

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Selective Color

Two sketches of the same place. Continue reading

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Quick-and-Dirty (aka Everyday Sketches)

Thoughts on trying to draw everyday. Little quick-and-dirty sketches. Continue reading

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