Tag Archives: location drawings

Drawing the kids again

As this country seems to go completely crazy (and I’m not just talking Covid here) , I turn to home and to the kids in my sketches to find some sense of sanity. The everyday feels sane, and the kids losing themselves in their books, games and music is what I sketch. Continue reading

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Any Random Corner

Carry around a little book. Draw the little corners. Make the mundane special. Continue reading

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A Day in the Santa Cruz Mountains

Sketching persimmon trees in the Santa Cruz mountains. Continue reading

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Finding Beauty

Finding beauty in surprising places. Continue reading

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Taking a deep breath at Alviso Marina County Park

Alviso with friends on Election Day. Continue reading

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Two Toned Papers

Toned paper is really fun to work on. I don’t use it as my primary sketchbook, but I always have a small book in my bag. For this little waterfall at Uvas Canyon County Park, I started with white wax … Continue reading

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Repacking a Sketch Bag

Repacking a sketch kit and ready to sketch anytime!

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People in my House

Drawing the big-little moments in my day. Continue reading

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Orange Skies

An utterly orange bizarre day Continue reading

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Pocket Book

Small book = Lots of Sketching Continue reading

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