Fun With Pencils and Inks

I’ve always loved trees, especially those with complicated branch structure. This inspired me to start a series of tree images which consisted of dark tones and lots of cross hatching! They are so time consuming to do, but so worth it! I can get into a zen state when moving my way down the branches….

Commission Work

Recently I was approached and asked to sketch up a winter scene for an oil painting. The client asked for something with snowy evergreens that exuded a peaceful atmosphere. I sketched this out using graphtint and white charcoal. I wanted to be sure to use blues and purples as the undertone to highlight the chill…

Watercolor Sketches

I have been trying different techniques with watercolors on different types of paper. I especially love my new Mossery sketchbook. The paper is not as thick as I would like it to be, but overall it is convenient and fun! The largest image is a quick study I did of some trees across the street…

INPRNT

Good Afternoon All, Well it’s a bittersweet weekend for me.  I pulled out my art from Sister’s Sunflower Patch. It was not the right fit for my work.  I continue to strive for success though!  I am looking into the Chattanooga River Market for later this year.  I will be going on a scouting mission…