Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Penguin's Fish Cake

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A birthday wish for a fellow penguin today, my lovely critique mate Victoria Richardson.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The New Colossus, by Emily Lazarus

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The news caused me to look up the original poem that is engraved on the Statue of Liberty, written by Emma Lazarus (1849-1887), one of the first and successful Jewish-American authors. This is the text of the poem she wrote to raise money to pay for the pedestal of the statue.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

A Train to Nowhere

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I realized that I didn't put this up when I finished it about a month ago.

Monday, June 19, 2017

Cat nap

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I have done some work since I last posted, but I've just been bad about posting. So here goes with a quick morning sketch.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Revised Kite Flyer & Dinosaur March

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Working with Giuseppe Castellano's The Illustration Department. He gave me a portfolio critique and I reworked one of my old illustrations taking into account his feedback. His main comment was not to rely so much on an even thick outline.

I also redid the dinosaur march one I did last month:

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