Francis Triptych

Posted Posted in DRAWINGS, Portraits

Digital illustrations. Somehow I never got around to posting this triple drawing I did last summer. In May I vacationed in Puerto Rico with family. One of their friends is a local named Francis. He was the perfect host, took us to a lot of fantastic places and advised us on many others, what to […]

Texas Toasts

Posted Posted in CARTOONS, DRAWINGS, History, Religious

Following the All Saints Day tradition of Dia de los Muertos, I offer a toast to all my ancestors, recognizing my Texas roots. I started with the usual nations of the six flags: Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, the Confederate States of America and the United States of America. Then I added the […]

WOLFSKINDER

Posted Posted in DRAWINGS, History

Digital illustrationWolfskinder, German meaning Wolf Children.At the end of WWII, the Red Army invaded and occupied east Germany. The allies left them to their fate. The German population of East Prussia was eradicated leaving many orphaned and homeless children fleeing to live in the forests. They tried to survive by stealing food from farms. Some […]

Cooper Wray

Posted Posted in DRAWINGS, Portraits

Digital illustration. Recently my mind wandered off to Gary Cooper. So I looked him up on the internet. I came across several photos of him with actress Fay Wray in the 1928 movie, The First Kiss. Here’s a sketch of one. Done on the Apple iPad using Adobe Fresco.