Girl in Blue

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Another oldie. I haven’t had a chance to draw and paint lately. I’ve been keeping my grandkids. And loving every minute of it. Click on image to enlarge. Color pencil on paper, 9″ x 7″

Scherzo Left Handed

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Back when I was in the ER I had to sign my name a few dozen times – left handed! I pondered on the difficulties. Writing a loop for example. To write exactly the same way requires a completely opposite effort. Pulling the pen instead of pushing it. Writing in a mirror image creates a […]

Hair in Face

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I went back and forth on this image. Couldn’t decide whether to paint or draw. I finally chose water soluble color pencils. I injured my hand and this was the first drawing since the injury. I had to stop occasionally to ice my hand. Click on image to enlarge. Water soluble color pencil on paper, […]

Mod Bod 2016 and 1970

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  I don’t usually post nudes on this site but I’m making an exception for this one. While moving things around in my studio I came across a very old drawing that I had done way back in 1970. It was done with Marks-a-Lot on poster board. It actually won a first place ribbon at […]

Girl with Open Mouth

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I started off with the idea to mix color pencils and water color pencils but I mistakenly used a regular color pencil where I wanted the water color. From then on the drawing kept forcing me to change what I had in mind. I also added a few strokes of acrylic paint where I thought […]