Saturday, March 21, 2009

The Model

A Pastel draawing from life, created at the Margaret Dyer pastel figure workshop, 2007
inquiries welcome

Thursday, March 19, 2009

The Red Bandana

Last year I attended a 3-day Pastel Figure Drawing workshop and while this drawing was not created in the workshop it was influenced by it. The use of non-flesh colors in the shadow areas set this drawing apart from all my previous work

Sunday, March 15, 2009

South by Southwest

a 2008 pastel which recently won "Best in Show" at the 2008 D'Art Center annual Fund Raiser Auction

Saturday, March 14, 2009

"The Sentinal"

A graphite pencil "line" drawing

Friday, March 13, 2009

Portrait of the Artists' Mother

Possibly one of the best technical graphite drawings I have ever done..based on a photograph of my Mother s a child, it was done as a birthday gift for my Sister

"At Brandywine"

A recent self portrait in Silverpoint, a technique used by artists Centuries ago before the discovery of graphite and the invention of the pencil...the drawing will eventually tarnish, a desired effect
12" x 9", on a prepared gesso panel