Creating art on the big canvas and the small ones too
Pen And Ink
Three otters resting on a log.
Roadrunner in Watercolor and, pen and ink.
Large Mouth Bass Study
Canyon Live Oak acorns in pen and ink.
A loaded log truck heading to town.
Black Tail Deer
Otter in pen and ink.
Tasha in pen and ink. Golden retriever portrait.
A window to the woods.
Giving the look!
Many fawns are killed each spring by black bears. Brand new fawns know instinctively to lay perfectly still. They have no almost smell. If the fawn doesn’t move a muscle and the bear is up wind it my not see the little deer.
The cormorants moved like poetry in the surf.
Hooded Merganser in pen and ink.
California Valley Quail on sentry duty.
Past and Future
Make sure the lid is tight or your bait will get away.
Large Mouth Bass Study 2
Black birds feast.
“Gray Fox” in pen and ink.
His name is Ducky. I did this pen and ink portrait as auction prize for our retriever club a few years ago.
Bliss in watercolor, and pen and ink.
“A Forester and his Dog”‘ pen and ink.
Circa 1940’s, loggers use a two man chainsaw to fell a large Douglas-fir.
Spike Buck, Columbian Blacktail Deer in pen and ink.
He looks a bit Hungry
The red tail huntress with her prey
Plein air pen and ink of a lodgepole pine cone.
The belted kingfisher
Bo was our first Golden Retriever. He traveled with me for many years throughout the Sierra Nevada. He had visited more of the Sierras the most people will ever see.
Most old sawmills had teepee burners.
Steam Donkey, inking is complete.
California Valley Quail, Callipepla californica, in pen and ink. This is the male. The covey often has one bird acting as lookout. This one sits on a stone fence.
The Best Steam Traction Engine.
Canada Goose Gander in pen and ink.
Coyote in mixed media. Done with pen and ink, and watercolor.
Bear Skull in pen and ink.
Skidding logs with a big wheels and a team.
A pair of Canada Geese in pen and ink.
A steam traction engine hauling lumber.
Blitz follows her nose to the prize.
American Black Bear, (Ursus americanus), the biggest predator in our woods.
Forester’s Boot, in pen and ink.
The “Uncle Sam”, hauling logs in the Sierra Nevada.