Category Archives: sketches

1 hour study #1

I’m starting up creating daily art with my friends again. Right now just doing one hour studies. I feel out of practice in the observational study category. I feel like more should have come out of this in one hour. … Continue reading

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new projects/hanging out in NYC

I’m starting a new series of pieces to beef up my portfolio. When I was in school, we had something like a thesis in our junior and senior years. For mine, I did a series on illustrating poetry. I really … Continue reading

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Penguins and Krill

New sketch for another small black and white illustration. This one is about how Adelie penguin populations are in danger due to a decrease in their main food source, krill. The krill population is decreasing due to rising water temperatures, … Continue reading

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Two Brothers

I read an article today about how the Afghan War divides families. It described two brothers who both chose different sides in the war: one left to join the Taliban, and the other left to join the Afghan national police. … Continue reading

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Three Killers

I read a very strange and creepy article in the New York Times newspaper today, about how at least three serial killers have committed crimes on Long Island in the last two decades. The article listed several reasons why this … Continue reading

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Revised Libya Sketch

I kind of felt like I needed to revise my previous sketch concerning an article entitled “Fiddling While Libya Burns,” which was an op-ed article in the New York Times. I think this is a more elegant way to approach … Continue reading

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black and white editorial sketch

I’m trying to round out my portfolio by creating simple black and white pieces that may accompany an editorial. Here, I read a blurb about how the governor of Montana is allowing the killing of gray wolves due to frequent … Continue reading

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