Winter sketching gear
This week I sketched at Matthews Beach Park for my Saturday column. Read it on my Seattle Times blog in case you missed it. It's about two women who started the largest...
5 days ago - Gabi Campanario
Sweet Father's Day at Frost
Frost , a locally-owned doughnut shop that opened in my neighborhood five years ago, may be one of the best of its kind in the world. It bills itself as “the destination for...
11 days ago - Gabi Campanario
Quirky Illustrations by Virginia Mori Blend Melancholy and Surreal Humor
Using simple line drawings and pared down images, Virginia Mori captures complex human emotions. Though many of Mori's illustrations lean toward the melancholy with themes of...
27 days ago - Colossal
New Flower Arrangements Formed Into Exotic Butterflies and Moths by Raku Inoue
Montreal-based fashion designer and creative Raku Inoue continues his Natura Insects series with a focus on brilliantly colored moths and butterflies. The delicate insects were...
1 month ago - Colossal
E.G. Lutz and Drawing Made Easy
Edwin Lutz was the author of the first how-to book I ran across as a kid. Lutz's great-great grand nephew has created a tribute website about his illustrious ancestor, who...
2 monthes ago - Gurney Journey
Goings On At The White House
Wednesday Illustration Day. So here I thought I had a rare example of Noel Sickles' illustration work, for an issue of This Week which I am selling soon. Turns out is is not by...
2 monthes ago - The Fabuleous Fifties
SOME THINGS I LIKE ABOUT H. J. MOWAT
At the end of last year I offered one lovely drawing by an illustrator you've never heard of, H. J. Mowat. Mowat has been lost in the sea of anonymous illustrators of the 1920s...
2 monthes ago - Illustration Art
Sunday Mailbag: Digital Brushes?
Q: When you make the caricatures in Photoshop, what kind of brush do you use for the inking? Do you have brushes on the internet for sale or free? A: I do not use PhotoShop, or...
3 monthes ago - Tom Richmond
Saturday Leftover Day. I have been showing some of the comedian strips from the British late fifties/early sixties magazine Film Fun. In later issues, they added realisticly...
3 monthes ago - The Fabuleous Fifties
The Black Market at DRIP
I went to DRIP, (8747 International Dr Ste. 102, Orlando, FL 32819) to sketch a one night only art event called The Black Market, which included, a dark art exhibit, fashion...
3 monthes ago - Analog Artist Digital World
The headlines of Artwork Mag
My Bird Nest
I have a friend that has a nest collection, one that has a million bird nests in her horse barn and a teacher that talks about them like they are SO very special (which they...
Pop Up page on my website. New original 8 x 10 drawings
Announcing the new Pop Up page on my website, Jody Regan Paints. You'll find 8 x 10 original drawings based on some of the daily drawings I have been making since October 1...
Books about drawing
Drawings & Notes Favorite Books about contemporary drawing When starting researching contemporary drawing for Drawing & Notes in 2008, a couple of books were of much use. All...
30secondselfie - This was a fun exercise. Give it a try! No
30secondselfie - This was a fun exercise. Give it a try! No cheating! 😉 caricature selfie 30seconds quicksketch drawing digital sketch
Happy Birthday, Milt Kahl! disney animation happybirthday
Happy Birthday, Milt Kahl! disney animation happybirthday miltkahl 109 disneyanimators caricature
Welcome to the jungle
This little two year old is the daughter of a friend of mine. Her name is Leah. She has volunteered her cuteness for my portfolio. She is looking pretty serious about her...
Meeting the Challenge of Painting a Spring Landscape
'Southern Spring' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $150 Every Spring I am faced with the same challenge... How to capture the beauty of the Spring landscape successfully...
Pastel fun - I'm at a convention for work and brought my sketchbook for...
Charcoal on paper
"Morning At Garrapata" 18x24 pastel
Price On Request This piece is just off the easel. We are getting some much needed rain here so it's a good time to work in the studio.