Rapscallion — the shaggy pony

Rapscallion ~ 6″ x 6″ graphite on bristol For sale on Daily Paintworks BID NOW This is my newest little guy…I’m still on a horse kick. I don’t think this one will end for a while. I’m having too much fun. I’ve named him after the website of the guy that took the picture. IContinue reading “Rapscallion — the shaggy pony”

Good Morning, Sunshine

Good Morning Sunshine — for the sketchbook project She’s actually staring out the big sliding windows in our kitchen, into the rising sun. We have a gorgeus mountain view, and it was glowing pink on the snow. Just gorgeous! I’m going paint this one of these days, because the light is amazing. Actually, I didContinue reading “Good Morning, Sunshine”

Sick Day

Sick Day–for Sketchbook Project My poor little munchkin is home sick today. She’s so miserable, with a headache and fever. I hate it when their sick because I hate to see them suffering. But it gives me an opportunity to draw a stationary child which doesn’t happen very often. Here, she’s watching Night at theContinue reading “Sick Day”

Her Very First Day of School

Her Very First Day of School–for Sketchbook Project It was her very first day of school, waiting for the bus.  She’s clinging to her big brother’s hand.  She’s only four, but here we have full time pre-school. I kind of thought four was a bit young for full time and was of a mind toContinue reading “Her Very First Day of School”

Once Upon a Time

  Once Upon a Time — for Sketchbook Project Wow, I can’t believe it’s been almost a week since I last posted. That’s not like me. Well, my life just got silly busy. I’m catering for the road crew that’s repairing the damage after the flood, and I’m working on a large painting, and I’m designingContinue reading “Once Upon a Time”

These Boots are Made for Walking

These Boots…for sketchbook project My little girls’ boots. I want some! I’ll be sad when she grows out of them. They are so cute, and just my style…lol! I sat these in front of me on the coffee table last night and drew them while I watched t.v. Needless to say, I don’t remember whatContinue reading “These Boots are Made for Walking”

Maui Treasures

Maui Treasures — sketcbook project Hmmm…the scan doesn’t really do this one justice, but oh well…I took the reference photo for this last winter in Maui. It was the quintessential little boy picture. They were gathering shells and mussels from the lava outcropping at Baby Beach in Paia. We love going to this beach becauseContinue reading “Maui Treasures”