Author Archive for Dennis

Draw KIDS??

(Below is a repost of a blog I did in 2008, with an update or two…) “Can you draw KIDS??? I mean LITTLE kids??” Sure, I said. No problem. The event in question was planned as a sort of thank-you…

Groups?? Sure…

Often when I am drawing quick-sketches at parties, trade shows and other events, someone will approach — usually with hestitation, almost apologetic — and ask very gently: Can you draw more than one at a time? Oh, sure… No trouble…

Wear RED Day

Today is the official day to WEAR RED, showing support for women’s health issues… Diane dealt with breast cancer a few years ago in her usual fashion — tremendous determination, strength and relentless goofy good humor — going through surgery…

Planning a Wedding??

Bride and groom wedding invitation caricature drawing

Not an easy task, eh? Lordy, it’s gotta be a lot of work for anyone. And it’s the sort of thing we do not go through OFTEN enough to get good at it, right? (Then again, some people DO go…

What Are YOU Working On?

Today on LinkedIn there was a novel little post by a young lady named Kelley, an event planner, telling us her current project list and closing with a question: What are YOU working on? I thought that was a cool…

Blast From The PAST

Denise party drawing

Hi Dennis, The other night I was unpacking a couple of boxes containing photos & photo frames when I came across this drawing of me that you did way back in 1991! I was trying to remember when & where…

Where’s My KEYS??

So who’s driving anyhow?? I am a diehard gearhead, gang — I have loved cars my whole life as best I can remember… I started driving at age 14 I think when my cousin Gale put me behind the wheel…

Kelly’s Heroes

Drawing of family, caricatures

When I was asked to draw a sort of different family sketch recently, it hit home. This was for the wife, Kelly, going in for surgery for breast cancer, requested by the devoted husband. Great guy who obviously adores his…

Terrifying Diagnosis

Blog Repost: Last winter, about this time, I had a bit of pneumonia. Docs did some scans and X-Rays, gave me antibiotics and all went well. But they apparently kept seeing something here and there that troubled them, and kept…