Tag Archives: watercolor pencil
Looking uphill and noticing the bright scene on the other side of the fence.
5 Days in the Park
Autumn Tree x 3
Naked Eye 2
Another sketch without wearing my glasses, looking into the blur. The sun lights up the leaves of this tree. When I look at it with my glasses, the many leaves make so much detail I find it hard to paint. … Continue reading
A little sketch without wearing my glasses. All looks blurry, but what stands out for me is how dark the shadowed foreground is. There were also some dark branches hanging down from the sequoia.
Sketch for baby gargoyle.
Work in Progress: Walking Home Shadow
The afternoon sun cast a long shadow on the sidewalk in front of me as I walked home.
Work in Progress: Gargoyle
What would it feel like for a gargoyle to get to the other side, the inside, of a stained glass window?
I started off wanting to make sense of a tangle of trees and shrubs in the shade, but like insistent siblings, two trees in the sunlight took over the composition.
Sequoia in Dimond Park
There’s a sequoia tree in the park whose branches grow in a spiral, with a gap because it’s crowded next to a pine. When I can see into the branches like that, I wonder what it must be like to … Continue reading