Monday, April 21, 2014

Recent Sketches from Nature

A wonderful gnarled old tree I spotted in Illinois Beach State Park

Caran d'Ache Neocolor II wax pastels in Strathmore Toned Gray sketchbook

Milkweed plant at Illinois Beach State Park

marker & white pencil in Strathmore Toned Tan sketchbook

Fallen tree at Skokie Lagoons

oil on board


  1. We need more Milkweed plants for the Monarch butterflies. Great work. That white charcoal really pops on the toned paper.