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notes & doodles } on the phone with two special friends

A short bit about the one on the left: My good friend Laura sent me a message asking me what I’d draw if someone asked me to illustrate ‘hormones’. I replied that I didn’t think there were a drawing demented enough to express my hormones. I called her later that day and we spoke for […]

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kiss & tell } hanging with the girls at tilal

I decided to drop by Tilal Gallery last night and hang out with my girls. While there, I drew a picture.

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color pencils, pens, carbon and graph tracing paper } this is what happens

As you all know, I like to play. And this is what I do when you give me a set of colored pencils, carbon sheets and tracing graph paper.

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in triplicate } the creation of unoriginal artwork #8 } rubber ducky

It was really interested to see how the color pencils would transfer onto the following pages. My favorite is the duplicate, with which I used black folded carbon paper.  

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is it important for an artist to know how to draw?

Yes. I think it is. But sometimes I think maybe it’s not so important. In an age where artistic power is handed to us by the likes of Photoshop, Painter and Illustrator, I think a mind-blowingly good idea, composition and use of color may just compensate for the fact that someone who calls themselves an […]

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Notes & Doodles|Waiting

Whenever I’m waiting, and that happens a lot, I usually read. If I don’t have a book, I doodle in one of my many ‘handbag’ notebooks. And if, for some reason, I don’t have one of those, I find any piece of paper in my purse and busy myself away. 

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Mead Academie Sketch Diary

I bought this large 14 x 11 inch notebook from a stationary shop in New York in 2002. It’s perfect for pencil sketches but of course I like to use it with any writing or coloring tool I can get my hand on. I still have many blank pages left because I’ve decided to just […]

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Plans For an Exhibition

This page is taken from my brown planning book. I bought the actual sketchbook in New York, and it just sort of became my planning book, because I have SO many books that I use contemporaneously. For more pages like this, gently click on this phrase: shubaik lubaik, and it will take you there.

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