Friday, January 31, 2020

Tim Horton's

Last week I stopped for lunch at Tim Horton's before a physiotherapy appointment.  This was my view out the window...

... and this was my view of nearby tables.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

From My Desktop

I sometimes save reference photographs to my computer desktop for those moments when I don't know what to draw.  This one has has been kicking around for so long that I don't know where it came from. 

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

In the Middle of a Snow Storm

Earlier in the month Vancouver was engulfed in what seemed like an endless week of snow storms.  The week had just begun and I was already looking forward to spring!

Friday, January 17, 2020

Sunbeam Alpine

This is a Sunbeam Alpine, according to the friend who sent me the picture to draw.  Thanks, Janice, I had fun!

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

A Little White Gel Pen

Adding a little white gel pen to a pencil crayon sketch emphasizes the highlights more than a white pencil crayon can.  Here is the "before" picture:

Photo Lucas Marconnet,

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Trucking Onward

Pencil Crayon and Gel Pen on kraft paper, Traveler's Notebook

Photo by @ushakov_kyryll on

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Drawing Cars

Pencil Crayon on colored paper
Photo Lucas Marconnet,

I was drawing cars again yesterday; this result is my favorite.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

New Decade, New Journal

I'm working in a traveler's journal at the moment.  I have three inserts - a sketchbook, a lined journal for my bullet journal collections, and a weekly planner.