Category Archives: Figurative

Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 3

I have pretty much decided on the general color palette – lime green, hot pink, and turquoise blue.  I WILL actually be using many different pictures of P’s face; this just happens to be the one I printed out in … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 2

A few more attempts at narrowing down what the Girl’s general characteristics will be.  For instance, P rarely wears dresses, so she’ll mostly be wearing leggings and t-shirts in the book. Her face will be completely and seamlessly incorporated into the … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book

When our first grandchild was born (M), I did a book for her full of photographs and rhyming words, all about her first day in the world.  It was kinda awesome. Naturally, I intended to do something similar for our … Continue reading

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Filling Up The Pages…..

A long long long time ago, I said that one of my goals was to have 2-feet-high worth of Journals completed before I die. Man, I’ve got a lonnnnnnng way to go! SOOOO, in an effort to move this along, … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards 2016

Another little card, ready to go. When I do Christmas Cards, I ALWAYS do them with watercolors.  No particular reason, other than habit – it just felt like the “right” medium. For some reason, on this one I used Acrylics.  … Continue reading

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Studio Tour – All Set To Go!

Here’s what my and Lorna’s set up looks like for the VISIONS Studio Tour.  We are so fortunate to have this awesome outside space to work with. This is Lorna’s Official Art Sign – Awesomeness!!    

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Just a few random pages from my journal

I REALLY want to finish this journal, and have been drawing odds ‘n ends to get the pages done.  Some I love, some, not so much…..          

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