Category: Still Life

  • Trying out some pen and ink

    It’s cold here, real cold. And windy.  Around 1 am I got in a mood to draw something.  I’ve been thinking I need to start drawing more so purchased some 0.7mm mechanical pencils and did this still life sketch in about 2 hours.  I first drew it in with graphite, then went over it with […]

  • Ballantine’s Scotch Whiskey

    You seriously lose all sense of time when you are in the “zone.”  I started this at 4 pm in the afternoon, finished it around 8:30 pm and it seemed like only 2 hours had passed.  Anyway, I purposefully chose a blue background as a complementary color to the orange-ish color of the whiskey.  When […]

  • A Bowl of Matcha

    Finished “A bowl of matcha”, oil on canvas. I decided to go for a not too bright blue-green background to complement the red checkered tablecloth.