Sketch Book Series: Kitchen (August 2008)

One thing glares out at me as I revisit this sketch: the very black black of the stove and the hood over the stove. It is a solid black, when it should have been a cross-hatched tone darker than the sides of the cabinets. Otherwise, this would have been a really good nostalgic piece.

Pot Watching

We have a pot that bears watching. As soon as the water heats up a bit, it starts vibrating, albeit at a low frequency. The pot rocks back and forth and it rotates like a clock.  To stop this progression, I insert a spice jar of appropriate height under the handle. I could not resist […]