King of the Currumpaw

Art, Nature, Literature, Philosophy, and Wolves

Category: Sketchbook

Portrait of author, Rebecca Solnit



Portrait of Cormac McCarthy from over a Decade Ago.


Portrait of Fyodor Dostoevsky

Dostoevsky, Fyodor 001

J Berger 003

Portrait of Author – Shusaku Endo

Sketch Experiments

Playing with ink and matte medium.

More Sketchbook Material

Another sketch from my portrait series in my sketchbooks.

Sketchbook Material

A portrait of the Australian children’s book author/illustrator, Shaun Tan.

Sketchbook Material

A portrait of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin from my sketchbook. Colored pencil, watercolor and acrylic.

New Work for Cricket

Here is one of three illustrations I did for an upcoming issue of Cricket magazine about a Syrian refugee who feels ostracized at school as he fasts through Ramadan. As you may or may not note, I was corrected about his hair being curly in the story by the good and attention-oriented Art Director there. Also, it was requested that I alter the original sketch and make the kids more social. Approved sketch is first, then original sketch and then finished digital painting. Incidentally, the boy is described as drawing his way through recess…

Ramadan Redo002

Ramadan 002 Sk

Ramadan Art 002 FINAL FLAT SMALL