September 1, 2019

OIC

Filed under: CARTOONS,Political, Justice, Media — Colby @ 9:07 am

August 25, 2019

Trinity

Filed under: DRAWINGS,Religious — Colby @ 5:19 am

Several years ago my daughter brought back from one of her many world travels, a small crucifixion sculpture. It’s very nice. You can take the suffering Jesus off the cross. I like that because it reminds us that the crucifixion was not the end. I hadn’t really noticed until I really looked at it that it had a dove on it. Oh, I get it! It’s the Trinity. I was inspired to do a drawing.

Digital illustration

August 18, 2019

Momentum

Filed under: CARTOONS,Sports and Recreation — Colby @ 9:44 am

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August 11, 2019

Turn it down!

Filed under: CARTOONS,Political, Justice, Media — Colby @ 11:18 pm

August 4, 2019

Brüste 2

Filed under: DRAWINGS — Colby @ 8:55 am

Experimenting with color on my iPad.

Digital illustration

July 28, 2019

Penelope

Filed under: DRAWINGS,Portraits — Colby @ 8:33 am

Taken from a photograph of a friend of mine.

Digital illustration

July 21, 2019

Mod Bod with Gold

Filed under: DRAWINGS — Colby @ 1:26 pm

I found this oldie in the files. I think I did it in the 1970s. Maybe earlier. Very random. Mostly gold, sparkly paint on fabric covered cardboard.

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July 14, 2019

Fence Line Road

Filed under: PAINTINGS — Colby @ 9:36 am

On my frequent drives to Houston I pass by an area that I think is interesting. There is a flat pasture where cattle graze. Immediately beside it is a hilly wooded area. A dirt road runs at the edge of the woods, separating the contrasting landscapes. The road follows the contour of the hills just a few feet from a steep embankment created by leveling for the pasture.

Inspiration can be strange because when I made up the image to paint, it not only doesn’t really look like what I see as I drive by but is a bird’s eye view.

Acrylic on canvas, 18” x 36”

July 7, 2019

Leslie

Filed under: DRAWINGS,Portraits — Colby @ 9:12 am

French-American dancer and actress Leslie Caron.

I was thinking of a strong line running through the middle with just enough thinner detail to identify the person. I think the center lines could have been thicker; could have been fewer thin lines. 

Digital illustration

June 30, 2019

Political Debates

Filed under: CARTOONS,Political, Justice, Media — Colby @ 2:52 pm

A couple of quick impressions of the Democratic Party debates.