5×7 Pencil on paper.
9×12 Pastel on Velour Paper,
Lake Woahink, 9×12 Pastel on velour paper.
A small beautiful lake near me. 9×12 Pastel on Water Color paper.
My son wanted me to paint his two dogs on the sofa with a laundry basket. I decided to have some fun.
Simple pencil sketch.
This is a pastel on sanded paper. It is of a sitting spot along the Siuslaw River in Old Town, Florence, OR. The brightly painted seal is unique to Florence and there are several around town. This one is my favorite. BTW, the man reading is my son. Florence is our new hometown.
11×14 pastel on black sanded paper. This is a variation on a theme of my grandfather, TJ Steves very old pastel painting. I have loved his painting ever since I can remember. His is much better but I had fun painting my version.
I very seldom do portraits, which is likely obvious. But I could not resist a photo I saw of my favorite musician. Pencil on 3×5 paper in a small bound sketchbook.
A cool old gas station in Truckee, CA. Sometimes a simple pencil sketch says it all.