Wednesday, September 27, 2006


Doing a drawing of John Coltrane is fun, but listening to Giant Steps for the first time in years is heaven.

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

A Young Dizzy

Continuing with My Jazz Sketch Week, here's todays's entry (click on image for larger version):

Monday, September 25, 2006

Jazz Sketch Week

I came across a bunch of old drawings that I did a long time ago that were jazz related, so I decided to devote this week to drawings of the jazz world. I'll post a different one every day this week. Some old and some new.

This one is a blast from the past... did this the year before I got my Mac. So, contrary to popular belief I can draw without the 'puter/wacom tablet...

Here's Thelonius Monk (click on the picture for a larger version):

on edit: of course, "can draw" and "can draw well" are two different things...

Mr. Slim

Caricatures are fun to do, but I'm gonna try posting up more of a variety of sketches soon...

this is one of vtslim.

Also, from the Trying-to-Improve-My-Little-Blog Department: I've fixed things so now when you click on the images you'll get a larger version to better examine the glorious/hideous details.

Monday, September 18, 2006

another caricature

Here's my latest caricature for the thread over at the drawing board. This one is of Ssaleiro.

Sunday, September 17, 2006

Caricatures of me

Click on the little banner below to go to the caricatures that have been done by me by the wonderful caricaturists over at the hugely popular thread at The Drawing Board.

Saturday, September 16, 2006

An oldie, but goodie...

Since I'm not always going to be able to post new stuff, from time to time I'll post older stuff that I've done.

Also, I'm attempting using alternative technology on this blog as well, so I thought I'd try my hand at a YouTube video. Hope it works.

This is an animation of a self caricature that I did ages ago. It was for a study on expressions. Check it out let me know what you think.

Wednesday, September 13, 2006

I got meself a sketchblog. Wicked!

Ok, so, here's my blog, folks. I'm gonna try to post stuff up here on a regular basis now that I am starting to finally get back into actually drawing stuff after 20 of years slaving away doing interface design. That's still my day job, but the stuff I'll post here is my after hours passion. (Well, that and writing/playing music, but creating a myspace page for that is a bit farther down on my to-do list)

I spend a lot of time on The Drawing Board. In particular, the hot hot hot Caricaturist's Caricature thread. It's where pro and amateur alike post pictures of themselves and everybody draws each other. We have a blast, so you should check it out.

Anyway, here's a quick sampling of a couple of the caricatures that I did...

This is the very first one that I posted up there last year:

This one was done a couple of months ago:

this is the most recent one I posted last week:

and to see all the rest that I have posted, click the banner below. (Bear in mind that it is a flash presentation, so if anybody has any problems viewing it, please indicate as such in the comment section. Thanks

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