Tag Archives: black& white

Graphite Art in Texas

After spending quite a bit of time in the studio and out at Art Festivals throughout Arizona, Texas and Oklahoma, I am ready to get back into my studio and create more artwork! For the second half of the year, … Continue reading

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Red-Tailed Hawk Graphite Drawing

In numerous traditions, the hawk has a strong relationship with the world of the gods. Some of this symbolism has persisted in modern mythology and beliefs. At the same time, hawks can soar and fly high in the sky. This … Continue reading

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Tools of the Trade

A Cowboy has his Lasso. A Musician has his Guitar. I have my Pencil. The humble graphite pencil might seem like the simplest of drawing tools, and so it is – but with time and much practice, this creative tool … Continue reading

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Some Call Him Naughty…

The best time of year to sit back and have some fun is when the baby horses are out in the pastures.  You could burn hours having a blast just watching the colts and fillies playing with each other, the … Continue reading

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Somewhere Down the Tracks…

Since I can remember, I have loved trains. I love all aspects of the steam trains and how it affected our country. The monumental tasks involved with creating the Transcontinental Railroad was no small feat. The Chinese that were imported … Continue reading

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Texas Longhorns

This post isn’t about the Texas Longhorn College Mascot, this is about the real cattle from Texas. The past several shows, people have asked me to draw Longhorn Cattle.  Since I have a soft spot for cattle, that didn’t seem like … Continue reading

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More Than Just a Gun – The Colt .45 Revolver

My newest piece of artwork was inspired by a photo I stumbled upon years ago. After all this time, I’m not even sure who took the photograph. If I did it right, I would be able to incorporate a story … Continue reading

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