New Workshop: Austin TX Oct 18-20!
After taking an unofficial online poll the Austins defeated the Houstons by a wide margin, so I'm happy to announce I'll be doing one of the caricature workshops in Austin TX...
7 days ago - Tom Richmond
Saturday Leftover. Now I know why I don't do this daily anymore. Looking for Mort Walker cartoons I went through two years of Collier's magazine. As was to be expected I came...
17 days ago - The Fabuleous Fifties
Black Cow Jumps - Immersive Theater of the Heart
I went to The District Market At Mills 50, (1221 North Mills Ave, Orlando, Florida 32803) to sketch Black Cow Jumps. In association with KC Malhan, Banks Helfrich brought...
19 days ago - Analog Artist Digital World
Colorful Presidential Gallery!
Back in 2015 I did black and white, pencil caricatures of all 44 presidents of the United States as centerpieces for the Washington DC Reuben Awards banquet tables. I made a...
26 days ago - Tom Richmond
A Real National Emergency
Several years ago I copied Hogan's Alley's article about Al Capp's WWII war bond strip Small Change. It was accompanied by a series of samples fron this strip from the...
1 month ago - The Fabuleous Fifties
Hamilton at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
On November 15, 2018 tickets went on sale for Hamilton. With ticket prices upwards of $175 to $385, I really didn't think I would be sketching this show. When tickets went on...
1 month ago - Analog Artist Digital World
IS THAT A REAL PAINTING?
One of my India pastel PAINTINGS Someone I know, who paints beautiful pastels, sold one of her images to a customer, who informed her that he was looking for an opulent frame...
1 month ago - Jackie Simmonds Artyfacts
Baby - a Pastel Kitty Commission
"Baby" sold Another favorite from the Holiday Season, for a client who has, between her and her sister, some of the sweetest kitties! Sadly, Baby passed away from lymphoma...
1 month ago - Rita Kirkman
8x8" | acrylic, collage and graphite on canvas | sold I've had a busy couple of months and, although you haven't seen much of me or my work on this blog lately, I have been...
1 month ago - Brenda York
8x8" | acrylic, collage and graphite on canvas | sold Feeling a bit like The Floating Mothership lately...Offspring 1 is off on his latest adventure in China and Myanmar. Never...
1 month ago - Brenda York
The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Mark Webster - Abstract Landscape Oil Painting
Mark Webster - Abstract Landscape Oil Painting 8-10-2012. 10x8" Oil on Canvas Panel.
Life Drawing July/ August 2011
Humpty Dumpty: Sk
These are drawings for Act I.
Monday MADness: Svengoolie!
I had a nice surprise this weekend at C2E2 when the great Svengoolie dropped by with his crew. He told me how much he loved his appearance in MAD 4. I told him when I am...
Kayleigh's pastel portrait. by Kim Blair
Kayleigh (14"x11" pastel on gessoed 300 lb. w.c. paper) Today's Fluevolologist, Kayleigh, is the third portrait in a series of three... the two previous postings were also...
Florida Blog Con
At the 2017 Florida Blog Con, "Rowdy" Gaines was the key note speaker. Ambrose "Rowdy" Gaines, was an American former competitive swimmer, U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame member...
An Amazing Trick with Workable Fixative
'Summer Magic ll' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175 It is one of my most asked questions. Do I use fixative and what kind? The quick answer is that I don't use final...
Edmund Joseph Sullivan, The Tomb of Sarah
The Morgan Library & Museum, New York Date: 1900 Technique: Pen and black ink and ink wash, touched with white and gray, on illustration board, 32.2 x 18.6 cm Original drawing...
Artist's Magazine Files Bankruptcy
F+W media, publisher of The Artists Magazine, Pastel Journal, Watercolor Artist, Writer's Digest and Interweave Knits has filed for bankruptcy, citing declining print sales and...