Monthly Archives: January 2016

A BIT OF DRAMA??

Do you ever notice things sort of getting in the way of your plans for the future?? Maybe it’s just me… But now and then it’s like we are being discouraged from a course of action. You know? What I…



Change For The Camera?

The party quick-sketching never, ever gets old. I find the endless lines of people waiting for a drawing to be (almost!) always patient and gracious and fun to be around. And it’s interesting to me that sometimes things change when…



LOOKS FAMILIAR, SOMEHOW…

Once in a while I get a request for drawings in a specific layout, based on a famous image. This one was drawn up for our friend Guy, who has had several T-shirt projects done with my sketches. These are…



WEDDING GUESTS, SIGN HERE

Ahhh — weddings! I have noted here in the past how delightful weddings can be, getting invited to sketch for hours at one of the biggest days of a couple’s lives…. The above image is an optional choice for our…



Get Your TEAM In There!

There is something about getting your GROUP sketched together that speaks to a lot of people at my live-drawing events. While I can draw one person in about two minutes, it takes maybe three minutes to get that guy into…



SPECIAL IMAGE, SPECIAL EVENT

When a big day is at hand sometimes a client will need a drawing done ahead of time and reproduced on the drawing paper… Then I am able to sketch the guests into that image at the event so it’s…



Personal Interests Shown…

  When possible I like to include a person’s interests in the party quick-sketches… It took a while in my early years in this little business to figure out HOW to show someone likes, say,  motorcycles without actually taking the…



COMPANY PARTY FRICTIONS??

Lots of company parties show some friction between coworkers, as you might expect… Hey, all those hours together can lead to — um, discussions, shall we say?? These two girls are in sales and production, respectively, and have LOTS of spirited…



The Party World

Going to a holiday party is USUALLY a fun thing, right? Or at least is supposed to be, that’s the whole idea — have a few laughs, see some friends… And almost always that is exactly what happens, too. Over…