Zoom, Zoom-Sketching

Hummingbird, ink on paper The hummingbirds are migrating. They are moving so fast, zooming all around the feeders. Earlier in the summer, I had 2 regular visitors to the 3 feeders in the back yard and 2 regular visitors to the feeders in the front yard. Are these guys swarming around the feeders now their … Continue reading Zoom, Zoom-Sketching

Poetic Musings

Seagull at sunset "I want to paint the way a bird sings." Claude Monet Sometimes I wish I could compose beautiful poetry.  If I could, I’d write some lines about the beauty of a bird in flight, the graceful curve of the wing, the focused determination in the eye, head down, feet up. There is just … Continue reading Poetic Musings

New Year’s Resolution: More Stealing

You stealing from me??? "Good artists copy, great artists steal," Picasso as quoted from "Real Artists Don't Starve" by Jeff Goins A couple of weeks ago, I was standing around in a FedEx Office store waiting for the computer guy to finish my project when in the distance I spotted the word, “Artists” in the title of a book on the rack where there are … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution: More Stealing