Wider Scope

I’m weaning myself from small (~3″x4″) pen and ink studies for now and trying to get back to watercoloring on a larger scale. The photograph below lends itself to both watercolor and pen and ink. Its composition contains straight lines and rectangles, but also displays a wonderful harmony of colors. Perhaps the photo was not color […]

Beauty Parlor Visit

Mom has her ups and downs. She started getting a little tired at her 90th birthday party the other day, and was a bit wiped out for a while. This morning though, she was really chipper.  She asked me what time it was, after she had been sitting up in the recliner for a while. […]

Fig Tree in Winter Light

Today’s watercolor experiment: All the leaves are gone from the fig tree in the back yard. The weather has not inspired too many photographs lately. It has either been too foggy or overcast. However the other morning, the light glanced off the fig tree in a way that just made me want to snap a picture. […]