Monday, December 31, 2018

Drawing time

I got some drawing time in on this dog portrait commission of Boston. He's a drooler.  Stay tuned for more on Boston.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Sketch mode

I'm sketching out this new dog portrait commission.  Here's the list of the good stuff around the dog's neck; ball, steak, kong, and blackberries.  Yep, all good stuff! Gotta nice drool going on too.  

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Starting another dog portrait!

It's "drawing with Frankie" time.  I have another dog portrait commission to get done for this holiday season.  This dog's name is Boston.  Stay tuned for more on Boston...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Bo's dog portrait!

This is Bo! The dog portrait is all finished. time to get started on the next dog portrait commission.   Keep those portrait commissions coming! Thanks.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Workin' on the dog portrait

I got to spend some quality time on this dog portrait last Sunday.  Stay tuned for the finished portrait.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Dog portrait in the works.

I have a dog portrait in the works.  This is Bo!  I'm always up to get down on a dog portrait commission.  I have a few to do this holiday.  If you would like your pet portrait drawn, contact me!

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Sunday drawing with Frankie!

It's Sunday drawing with Frankie time!  He's a great drawing companion, just keep the tail out of my way.  I'm sketching out this dog portrait with an American flag bandana. For more on this dog portrait, stay tuned...

Thursday, November 29, 2018

In the tailed hawk.

The red tailed hawk portrait is in the works.  This portrait will be #7 in my "Camping Friends" series.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

The toad portrait

This is the toad portrait. All finished!  The toad is portrait #6 in my "Camping Friends" series.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Working on the toad portrait

I'm getting in some drawing time on the toad portrait.  There is always way more detail I see once I start the final piece.  This toad has lots of detail I didn't anticipate.  This just makes the final outcome even better.  Stay tuned...

Sunday, November 4, 2018

The process...

The toad portrait is laid out.  Now it's time to put it on good paper and begin shading and stuff.  Stay tuned...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Toad portrait in the works

I'm working on the toad portrait for my "Camping Friends" series.  Frankie doesn't always give me enough room on the drawing table...

Saturday, October 20, 2018

The coyote portrait

The coyote portrait is finished!  This is portrait #5 in my "Camping Friends" series.  The "Camping Friends" portrait show will be this coming March!

Friday, October 12, 2018

Art show announcement!

I have a spot to show my animal portrait series called "Camping Friends."  The art show will be at Love City Brewery in Philly this coming March.  Yay!  

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Starting the coyote

I have started drawing the coyote portrait. The 5th portrait in my "Camping Friends" series.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Drawing with Frankie

It's "drawing with Frankie" time.  Up next for the "Camping Friends" series is the coyote.

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Raccoon portrait

The raccoon portrait is finished!  This is #3 portrait in my "Camping Friends" series.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sunday, September 16, 2018


This is Kira.  Contact me at for your own dog portrait!

Friday, September 7, 2018


This is Apollo.  Contact me for your own cat portrait! You can email me at  Thanks!

Sunday, September 2, 2018


This is Clowe.  Contact me for a dog portrait of your own!  Email me at 

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Temple owl

This is my version of the Temple University owl.  Contact me for your own animal portrait! You can email me at  

Monday, August 27, 2018


This is Parker.  Contact me for a dog portrait of you own.  You can email me at  Thanks!

Sunday, August 26, 2018

The cats are waiting

These 2 cats are waiting for me to start the next portrait, the raccoon.  Stay tuned...

Saturday, August 25, 2018


This is Max.  Contact me for your own dog portrait! Email me at 

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Big Poppa portrait

This is Big Poppa.  He is an alley cat on my city block.  Size is 14"x17". Price is $250.
Contact me for a cat portrait of your own. Email is

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The bobcat portrait!

Here is the bobcat! This portrait is 3# in my "Camping Friends" series. Stay tuned for more in this portrait series.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Get your own portrait!

This is Stanley.  Contact me to get a dog portrait of your own! My email is  Portraits are done on 14"x17" size paper for $200!

Sunday, August 12, 2018

More drawing...

I got in some more drawing time on the bobcat. This is #3 portrait of my "Camping Friends" series. Stay tuned...

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Saturday drawing session

Saturday morning started off with a drawing session. This is the bobcat portrait.  #3 portrait in the "Camping Friends" series.

Monday, July 30, 2018

Sketched out!

I have the bobcat sketched out!  The bobcat portrait will be #3 in the "Camping Friends" series. 

Saturday, July 21, 2018

The fox portrait

This is the fox. Finished!  The fox is part of my "Camping Friends" project.  This will be a collection of woodland creature portraits.  

Drawing with Frankie

It's "Drawing with Frankie" time!  Up on the drawing table is the bobcat.

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Drawing with Frankie

I'm drawing with Frankie.  I should make episodes called "Drawing with Frankie."  He's always with me when I'm drawing.  

Getting back to it

I'm getting back to drawing for my "Camping Friends" project. The fox is well on it's way.

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Back to "Camping Friends"

I'm back to work for my "Camping Friends" series!   The fox portrait is now on the art table.  Leo is there to give his support.

Monday, June 11, 2018

This is Stanley!

This is Stanley!  The warm weather is here and so I've been out a lot riding in the woods and camping.  Finally, though, I've finished this dog portrait.  Stanley, the Boston Terrier.  Enjoy!

The process

I got a little behind on posting portrait updates, sorry.  This Boston Terrier is Stanley. 

Boston terrier portrait started

I'm catching up on my portrait process.  I've been out of the studio lately.  Biking, hiking, and camping has kind of taken over.  Bear with me...

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Bear portrait

Here is the bear portrait. This bear is the portrait of many of my project "Camping Friends."  More wild animal portraits still to come!

Monday, May 14, 2018

Saturday morning drawing

I'm getting more work done on the bear portrait.  This bear portrait is taking longer than expected. Slowly, it will get done. Stay tuned...

Project "Camping Friends"

This is the start of project "Camping Friends."  This portrait is of a bear.  Some of my portraits are influenced by music I listen to.  This bear is influenced by Killer Mike of Run The Jewels.  Stay tuned...

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Project "Camping Friends"

This was my Friday night.  Project "Camping Friends" is on the drawing table. This portrait is of a bear.  Stay tuned...

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Tools of the trade

Pencil, check. black pencil, check. easer, check. Yup, I'm ready to get this dog portrait started!  I have a Chihuahua on the drawing table ready to get finished.

Monday, March 26, 2018

Portrait of Kitty

I finished the cat portrait of Kitty.  Feel those crystal vibes!  

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Sketching new cat portrait!

It's Saturday and I'm sketching out a new cat portrait. This kitty has a large raw quartz crystal necklace.  Looking good so far, I'm liking it!  Stay tuned on this cat portrait!