A Bubbly Perspective

I have a devil of a time sketching anything circular at an angle, so I decided that a prompt of “perspective” was the perfect time to practice. I don’t actually drink soda anymore, but I saw this can of Sprite tipped over on a white piece of paper at my office today and I liked…

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Some Like It Hot!

Today’s challenge prompt is “courage” and I had no idea what to choose upon opening my sketchbook tonight. I started thinking about things that require courage and then I spotted a nearly used up bottle of Tabasco sauce in the fridge. I didn’t so much immediately associate the bottle with the prompt as think, “damn, we’re almost…

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Reflections On Sushi

I‘ve no idea how a prompt of “reflection” led me here, but we just had this sushi and so it was on my mind. I guess it fits, as this is packaged in a reflective plastic box since it was purchased at the local grocery on the way home. And it made me reflect on the fact that I…

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Midnight Snacks

Back in college, I was a bit of an insomniac and would often find myself up after midnight. I’m not sure whether I was actually hungry or just bored, but I really wanted something to eat. The thing about those midnight snacks is that nearly anything can sound delicious. My favorite thing back then was a bit…

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When The Music Plays

For today’s prompt of “musical” we ended up with a quick little 2-color doodlewash of a trumpet. I’m not entirely sure why, as I’ve never played a brass instrument, but I simply felt like painting something shiny in a limited palette. Though I never played this instrument I did play violin in the school orchestra and piano…

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Feeling Saturated

Today’s prompt of “saturation” to an artist can mean intense color, but to an artist who’s scrambling to get everything done in a day, it has another meaning. The definition of saturation is a state or process that occurs when nothing more can be absorbed, combined or added. As we close out the week, this rather describes my…

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