Category Archives: flowers

“FLEETING BEAUTY” – butterfly and flower carbon drawing

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I finished another butterfly and flower drawing last night using the same materials as the last one. Only difference is that I have more than one flower instead of just a single flower and its of a different specie than the last.  Hope you enjoy. Continue reading “FLEETING BEAUTY” – butterfly and flower carbon drawing

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Butterfly and flower drawing

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Posting an untitled butterfly and flower monochromatic carbon and charcoal drawing today.  I’ll post the progress photos as well as the finished result.  There really isn’t much to write about but I’ll give some simple background information to the process.

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ART WALK – Pratt, Kansas June 20 6 -8 p.m.

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Just wanted to let any followers/readers of the blog who may live nearby, that I will be showing my more recent and newest drawings inside the Pratt Public Library located at 401 South Jackson Str, Pratt, Kansas.

The Pratt City Art Walk begins at 6 p.m and goes until 8 p.m.  Most artist will be within 100 yard walking distance of each other and their booths will be located inside Paradise Restaurant, Pratt Public Library, and the Vernon Filley Art Museum.  Hope to see you there!

MOTHER’S DAY SPECIAL

Just in time for Mother’s Day, I am now offering the original floral drawings that are part of my “Botanical” series for available purchase.  Prices are listed below, along with a photo of each piece and every drawing is fully framed and will come with a Certificate of Authenticity. There are discounts for first time buyers, and BIGGER discounts for repeat customers.  Be sure to read all the way through because there are some extra-special offers that apply to everyone! Sale ends May 17th, 2019.

And just to let you know: no prints nor scans were made for future reproductions. These are original drawings and one of a kind. They would make great wedding gifts, graduation gifts, or even a great Mother’s Day gift!  And remember: if you live within an hour-and-a-half drive, I’ll deliver your purchase for free! Thank you for your interest. Continue reading MOTHER’S DAY SPECIAL

“The Botanicals” – some framed and on display

Trying to choose the right frame can be the most difficult part of displaying your art for others.  Choose the wrong frame, and the piece just looks bad. Choose the right frame and the piece looks good. But choose the perfect frame and your art will look wonderful! Continue reading “The Botanicals” – some framed and on display

Awarded 2nd Place and Merit in Recent Juried Art Exhibit

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On Monday, April 8th, 2019, I submitted three drawings into the juried 45th Annual Prairie Art Exhibit, held inside the Studio 96 Gallery in Sterling, Kansas.  The juror was Jim Clements, whose oil paintings have been awarded both nationally and internationally, so I was very nervous, yet excited to see if my work would be acceptable to someone of his caliber.  Continue reading Awarded 2nd Place and Merit in Recent Juried Art Exhibit

“After The Rain” – monochromatic botanical drawing

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Well, just finished this piece moments ago and in perfect timing with the weather. Unfortunately, we don’t have the botanical blooms yet. Wolff’s 2B and 6B carbon pencils on Fabriano Artistico hotpress 300 gsm water-color paper. Just posting the drawing today. Hope you enjoy. Continue reading “After The Rain” – monochromatic botanical drawing

“The Carnation” – charcoal drawing

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This is the last floral drawing in my series of monochromatic botanical drawings. I’ve made a little slide show at the bottom of this post, right beneath the last image of “The Carnation”. The slide show will present to you a series of six floral drawings that I have rendered.  Hope you enjoy. Continue reading “The Carnation” – charcoal drawing

“The White Shrub Rose” – charcoal

The fourth in a series of botanical drawings. I have ONE more to go. Can you guess what it will be?  Well, until the next drawing, I hope you enjoy this little gem – “The White Shrub Rose”. Continue reading “The White Shrub Rose” – charcoal