Palm trees. I couldn’t resist this play on words.
New Bedford, Massachusetts. In the mid 1800′s this was the epicenter of the whaling industry. The sailing ship Pequod set sail from New Bedford, starting its adventure with the great white leviathan, Moby Dick.
Concord, Massachusetts. The Old Manse House is an historic home next to the site of the first battle of the Revolutionary War. A hundred years later, this home was a meeting place for writers such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne and Henry David Thoreau.
Downtown Dripping Springs, Texas. Some of the old town charm remains intact. The suburbs of Austin are closing in fast with box stores and fast food restaurants. Sketched on location, with Photoshop color added later.