Meditation Series: Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989) Sketches 1-8

A summary of the past 8 sketches: Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by my autistic brother Mike at:  https://autisminspiredart.etsy.com My other artwork for sale is at:  https://otherartbyjack.etsy.com

Meditation Series: (8/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

I finally carefully inspected the menu board in the window of Exterminator Chili. The resolution of the small menu image was such that the ingredients of each choice were barely readable. It was clear however, that the choices were: Residential; Commercial; Industrial and Agricultural. I was also pleased to see that they had free live […]

Meditation Series: (7/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

In this meditation, I concentrated on details through the windows. From the tape around the air conditioner to the plant see through the open second story window, it was fun look for the little things that I glossed over in my previous drawings. Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by […]

Meditation Series: (6/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

An edit of the original theme with some variations of signage. Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by my autistic brother Mike at:  https://autisminspiredart.etsy.com My other artwork for sale is at:  https://otherartbyjack.etsy.com

Meditation Series: (4/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

Tomorrow is another day. Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by my autistic brother Mike at:  https://autisminspiredart.etsy.com My other artwork for sale is at:  https://otherartbyjack.etsy.co

Meditation Series: (3/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

The sign and the name of this restaurant name caused me to snap the shutter one day, back in 1989. The qualifiers underneath the name add to the mastery: Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Agricultural. Can Exterminator Chili have uses in all these venues? Imagine that! Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired […]

Meditation Series: (2/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

Exterminator Chili in color! Technical difficulties prevented a complete rendering of the restaurant name. It is difficult to leave the paper unpainted for small letters; watercolor white is not opaque and will not make the letters white. Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by my autistic brother Mike at:  https://autisminspiredart.etsy.com […]

Meditation Series: (1/8) Exterminator Chili, NYC (1989)

I found this storefront a long time ago during one of my walks when NYC was my home. It must have been just down the block from the Bar on Church and One Way, that I sketched earlier this year. This sketch poses a number of questions: What is in the bag in the open […]

Meditation Series: Brooklyn Subway Platform (1990) Sketches (1-8)

This sheet of sketches shows my exploration of the night scene captured on an elevated subway platform in Brooklyn, NY. The reference photo was published along with the first sketch of this series. Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by my autistic brother Mike at:  https://autisminspiredart.etsy.com My other artwork for […]

Meditation Series: (8/8) Brooklyn Subway Platform (1990)

This was a quick sketch of the original theme, done with water soluble ink. I applied water in order to get a dramatic sky. Please visit my Etsy shop for my artwork for sale inspired by my autistic brother Mike at:  https://autisminspiredart.etsy.com My other artwork for sale is at:  https://otherartbyjack.etsy.com

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