Self-Portrait as Ramses Statue. Gouache and watercolor.
Origami Swan. Watercolor and ball-point pen.
Turns out origami is almost as difficult as watercolor. That’s saying something.
Watercolor, colored pencil, and mechanical pencil.
Watercolor and gouache.
Portrait of a friend. Pencil.
Sketches from a magazine. Pencil.
Claire de Lune coffee shop, San Diego. Fountain pen with water, and watercolor.
I used watercolors for the green plants in the lower left corner. For everything else I used a fountain pen whose ink would run when water was added. I would put down lines with the fountain pen and then use a waterbrush to go over those lines and create the values and shapes I wanted.