More importantly, where’s Gina? For the past few months, I have been working on a series of paintings for a solo show here on Long Island. There are 14 paintings that will be curated by John Cino, Curator for the Patchogue Arts Council. The paintings he chooses will be hanging in the Patchogue Theater forContinue reading “Where’s the Cats?”
Mom received several of her kitty cards. She was really excited. She was a little confused, she wanted to know where I “bought” them. I had to remind her that I did them. She loved the Mother’s Day card with her cats and couldn’t stop laughing about it. She kept saying it looked like theContinue reading “An update and today’s kitty for mom”
Today’s post is my last surprise of the holidays. I finished this map on 12/29 and I sent it along to They Draw and Travel. I did a lot of research for this map. There were three Miracle on 34th Street movies and in my opinion, the only one worth watching is the 1947 version.Continue reading “Last holiday surprise”
This post is a week early since the map has already been posted on Instagram by They Draw and Travel. I am really excited they liked this map! Thanksgiving Day is a day of long tradition. It is a day for spending time with family and friends over a traditional meal that usually involves turkey.Continue reading “Over the River”
For this much of this sketchbook, I pulled my daughter’s dolls out of the attic. (Then I wound up in a project organizing all of it) Here is the doll that shares the spread with the creepy Sktchy doll: (it’s an American Girl doll, also, note the Teddy Bear she is holding) Below is whatContinue reading “An itty bitty zombie doll”
Today is Halloween, 2017. I have been working on several projects, the following is one of them…..
This morning, I sketched the top of the Congress Hotel. It’s a cool sign and it glows brightly when lit in the evening and I enjoyed the challenge of sketching it this morning. Then I moved on to sketch Lake Michigan. I couldn’t leave Chicago without sketching the lake! I was surprised how green itContinue reading “Urban Sketcher Symposium Final Day’s Sketches”
The next series of sketches were done mostly in ink. Some had bigger felt type tips, some were water soluable. Some were done very loosely….this sketchbook isn’t full yet but I am getting there! This was sketched very loosely and I only added a touch of one color.
Over the weekend, I had an issue with my eye that sent me to the ER. I had to go to the eye doctor yesterday as a follow up. They put drops in my eyes to dilate them and then they put me in the waiting room until my eyes were ready. This is aContinue reading “A sketch from the Doctor’s office”