Man Struggling with Daily Activities

I sat across the room from this gentleman who, like others at the cafe, was there to work.  He wasn’t able to use his arms easily. They jumped from one position to another. I felt like helping, but didn’t want to interfere. He didn’t seem to be seeking assistance. I left him alone.

Man with Folded Arms; Very Beautiful Woman

These two sketches are very different even though I did them in very close succession.  I drew the man with the folded arms as a study in gesture, omitting details. I devoted the other page of this spread to a young woman who was very pretty. I carefully rendered all the details of her face, […]