Rocky Today

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This is what our cairn terrier Rocky is looking like today. (see blog post for more detail)

Rocky Today

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This is what our cairn terrier Rocky is looking like today. (see blog post for more detail)

Portrait Commission: Rocky, 1st Stages

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The full-sized piece, which is 7.75 x 10″ for the drawing area plus a 1.5 inch border, is shown above. Below in the gallery, I’ve shown close-up shots of the details as they are emerging.

Portrait Commission: Rocky, 1st Stages

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The full-sized piece, which is 7.75 x 10″ for the drawing area plus a 1.5 inch border, is shown above. Below in the gallery, I’ve shown close-up shots of the details as they are emerging.

Metro Series: A War Cry

I happen to be inspired by the dubious poetry of getting “intimate” with total strangers on the metro by spending hundreds of hours drawing them in a photorealistic manner. So sue me.

Metro Series: A War Cry

I happen to be inspired by the dubious poetry of getting “intimate” with total strangers on the metro by spending hundreds of hours drawing them in a photorealistic manner. So sue me.

Metro Series #5: (Slightly) Obsessed with Details

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Many hours later, and many, many, MANY trials and errors after that, the tones (darks and lights) aren’t quite worked out as I want them yet, but the newspaper, the hand and watch, and some of the embroidery details on the bag are starting to come together.

Metro Series #5: (Slightly) Obsessed with Details

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Many hours later, and many, many, MANY trials and errors after that, the tones (darks and lights) aren’t quite worked out as I want them yet, but the newspaper, the hand and watch, and some of the embroidery details on the bag are starting to come together.

Metro Series #5: Progress Report

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I get lost amid all the folds of her scarf, her blouse, start on the patterns adorning the strap of her messenger bag… (see more on the blog post)

Metro Series #5: Progress Report

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I get lost amid all the folds of her scarf, her blouse, start on the patterns adorning the strap of her messenger bag… (see more on the blog post)

Metro Series #5: A Facelift

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This poor woman looked much too morose for my liking yesterday, now I can proceed forward.

Metro Series #5: A Facelift

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This poor woman looked much too morose for my liking yesterday, now I can proceed forward.