A watercolor still life of the random stuff the kids leave behind, and the beautiful orange of sewing scissors
My 7 year old is a drawing kid, he loves making these organic crystals this month.
Folk art drawings, for a yellow bird, on a long car ride
This one is almost 10 years old, when I was still a law student. I discovered it again.
Another in the cozy reading series of watercolors
A watercolor portrait of a house, in small strokes & lots of white space.
A watercolor of quick portraits of people around my neighborhood.
A work in progress, acrylic paints on pink painted wood
Reading watercolors, this time in reds
I am doing a series of reading in chairs! This is a watercolor from July.
Another watercolor, of comfy reading. This time in blues!
I painted this on a black foam board with acrylics. Inspired by books of city lights at night, but more in shapes & colors
a quick sketch on the ipad, of grapes on the vine
from a drawing session with the kids: draw your neighborhood!
I have wanted to do lots of public art — murals, yarn bombs, street art, painted sidewalks. But there are lots of rules and warnings about how to…
I have been drawing more maps! This time from my home, Santa Clara County. Here is a map of Silicon Valley and all its neighborhoods and cities. You…
I have been digital sketching out some new logos for my town Sunnyvale. Colors, colors, colors! Or, more cryptically, I tried shortening Sunnyvale to SNYVL. Fewer vowels……
I am doing lots of painting with the kids, and using all kinds of surfaces to decorate. I took one of the hanging black Planters that’s been around…
An update from our continuing castle series book. The Ice Cream Has Melted!
A view from the dock at Blue Lake…
All the favorite things at the lake, a collaboration with 2 little ones.
A view from the front porch around 5pm
Some scribbly practice with the little kids, flower flower flowers!
We worked on this together, 2 boys and I, during our trip to Australia last year. Don’t Hit the Wombat!
Quick phone drawing of morning caffeine
Another city map — this one from Detroit, in light blue, black and white! Available for sale at Etsy here…
Another dispatch, from week 2 of being a new mom, trying to get any sense of accomplishment that is possible when you have a small human attached to…