The Pillow Beside Me

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An occasional departure from my usual visual art posts. A song. A thought came into my brain in the middle of the night and I couldn’t get back to sleep. I eventually gave up, got up and penciled this out between 2:00 and 4:00 in the morning. With my usual apologies to actual singers and […]

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Rapunzel

CARTOONS

Digital illustration. Since I was a child my favorite Disney princess was Snow White. I even compared my first grade teacher to her. There were others I liked but as the years went on the characters became too formulaic. Until “Tangled.” Finally, a character who was more real. She was brave and frightened, courageous and […]

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Marsha

DRAWINGS

Digital illustration. American actress, Marsha Hunt, celebrated her 104th birthday last October (1917)! Experimenting with a different drawing tool in Adobe Fresco, I drew this from a photo of her with John Wayne. The tool has a soft appearance that I made even softer by drawing in gray and overlapping the strokes to get black.

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Emma

DRAWINGS

Digital illustration A friend posted a photo of her daughter laughing because she had a bird sitting on her head. She had such a great smile that I decided to do a sketch. Yes, I took the bird out.

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