Tag Archives: pen and ink flower drawing

columbine study 1

I apologize for my absence…  I’ve been working on some projects behind the scenes, and dealing with an illness/surgery in the immediate family, but things seem to have calmed down for now. I’m back to working on another flower study.  … Continue reading

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English Roses

At long last. The seemingly unending rose study is finally finished. Drawn on Strathmore 400 80lb. smooth surface drawing paper, 005Micron and XS Black PITT Artist Pens.  Size: 9″ X 6.5″ As always, I learned tons.  Not sure what might … Continue reading

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(still unending) rose study 5

Finally, the seasonal job has ended, and I’m back at the drawing table. After a 9 month absence/hiatus, I just may be closing in on a finish for this study.  Hopefully. There is rather more hatching than I originally intended, … Continue reading

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rose study 1

An entire month has flown past since my last post, and I have no idea where it went!  I have been working, but just not accomplished much worth sharing. So rather than radio silence… I’ve unearthed another unfinished drawing project … Continue reading

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3 peonies finished. Maybe.

As always happens at this point, I force myself to make an end before I do something I’ll regret… Death by cross-hatching can happen really quickly.  I’m not sure the grass area is dark enough overall; but I don’t want to … Continue reading

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3 peonies progress

I was hoping to get some studio time during the weekend, but that didn’t happen.  So, the foliage background is proceeding slowly… It’s beginning to be dark enough in some places. The leaves in the bottom left corner aren’t finished.  Rather than … Continue reading

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peony season

It’s mid-June. (I know, right?!?!)  Anyway, that means it’s peony season here in north-central PA. And I am once again under the spell of this most beautiful and short-lived flower (because it’s raining alot, as it seems to do every year during … Continue reading

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