Tag Archives: watercolor

Negative Painting with Brenda Swenson

Learning from Brenda Swenson. Continue reading

Posted in california, Paintings, watercolor, Workshop | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Workshop in the Santa Cruz Mountains

I’m excited to announce a very special joint workshop I will be teaching in June 2018 with Gay Kraeger and Nina Khashchina. Here are the details: Date, Time, Venue: June 9th, 2018 | 10:00am to 5:30pm | Santa Cruz Mountains, California … Continue reading

Posted in california, Doodles, teaching, Workshop | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Close to home, Everyday Sketches, Food, Paintings, san jose, Silicon Valley | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

The trouble with Painted Ladies

Trying to draw the befuddling Victorians… Continue reading

Posted in california, Close to home, How to, san franciso | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Happenings this week

Wet-in-wet watercolor + drawing people. Always makes me happy. Continue reading

Posted in california, Close to home, Everyday Sketches, people, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Kauai: The ocean and the sky

One last Kauai post. Oceans and skies. So hard to capture, but such a great challenge. If you look at the early posts with sketches from Day 1, you’ll see a timid, pretty ocean. But its’ never like that in … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Sketching to Music

A weekend filled with music. Continue reading

Posted in california, Close to home, people, san jose | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments