PC* Visions of Sugar Plums

* Processing Christmas: Fourth in a series of drawings made during Christmas, revisited after Christmas. The third in the series may be found here. One might think I crowded the figure onto the right hand side of the page, but I was following my granddaughter’s outline (as best as I could), while she was napping, […]

PC* Patiently Awaiting Christmas

* Processing Christmas: Second in a series of drawings made during Christmas, revisited after Christmas. The first in the series may be found here. There was some amount of lethargy amongst those awaiting Santa. It was hard to be excited all the time.

Processing Christmas (PC): Santa Came and Went. Recovering

I did a lot of drawing during the Christmas holiday. The process of preparing and sharing them will help me process that time with family. The sketch below shows some of us relaxing after Santa came and went.

The Christmas Stegosaurus

I started my blog at the eleventh hour tonight because of my quest today. In many regions of the country, actually mainly in the western states, Christmas day is spent stalking the Christmas Stegosaurus. It is an elusive creature which has mainly been seen only in skeletal form, encased in rock. However, like Bigfoot, many […]

Spruced-Up Trees and Aurora Borealis

I’m a bit on the outskirts, as holidays go. We celebrated Chanukah when I was a kid, and it was fun to light the candles, get the presents and think about the Maccabees and the oil lamp that lasted for 8 days.  My wife’s holiday tradition includes Christmas. Since it is the season, I painted […]