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In Praise of the Pencil and How to Make Some …

“And while a pencil is sophisticated enough to track every gradation of the human hand, it is also simple enough for a toddler to use …” The photo essay in the New York Times, which focuses on the pencil products … Continue reading

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Jaron Lanier and The Garden of Earthly Delights

Virtual Reality maven Jaron Lanier, now in the employ of Microsoft, is on the talk show circuit for his new book, ‘Dawn of the New Everything; Encounters with Reality and Virtual Reality’. One thing that comes up repeatedly is a¬†description … Continue reading

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Random Parrot

An early Procreate drawing that I did to test various tools, texture and layering on the iPad.

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Hokusai Manga – reimagined for Dragonfish Cafe

  For the sushi bar section of the Dragonfish Cafe project, I’ve assembled a suite of 5 sketches from ‘Hokusai Manga’. Working from tiny, fuzzed out prints, I redrew these figures on my iPad Pro, allowing me to get the … Continue reading

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Burke Gilman Trail – Autumn

A random iPad sketch done late yesterday afternoon as the sunlight was briefly golden. On a whim I attended a session at the University Village Apple store – ‘Observational Drawing’, part of their Sketch Walks series. Talk about casual, it … Continue reading

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