Thursday, February 28, 2013


I seem to be spending a great deal of time on the subway lately.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Thoreau at Devils Perch

This is the comp that the art director chose so I get to start painting today. I love it when that happens,

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Monday, February 25, 2013

Color Roughs

I would love to take either one of these to finish, fingers crossed.

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Subway Sketch

Getting back to basics.

Friday, February 22, 2013

David Bowie Step By Step

As promised yesterday, the 7 stages of completion for this portrait, once again I decided to remove some of the value from the background.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

David Bowie

Stop by tomorrow and you might just see the step by step on this one.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Drawing Academy

I'm always up for this event, teaching children at the Society of Illustrators, they are always fun to be with, full of energy and surprises. all mornings should be like this.

Monday, February 18, 2013

Zooey Deschanel Demo

Here is a seven step demonstration of a gouache technique I use, with this one you can clearly see how I'm removing paint toward the end. as I have often said, less is more.

Friday, February 15, 2013

Book Cover Sketches

Here are 6 sketches for a new book cover project, it's the first step in the process and I expect there will be more sketches to do.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Tuesday, February 12, 2013


Nobody likes being judged, do they?

Monday, February 11, 2013

Self Portrait

I did this in an hour for a class.

Sunday, February 10, 2013

The Crown Inn

The best bar in Brooklyn and maybe the world.

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Subway Sketches

It's  been a while since I posted a subway sketch, it's been a while since I've done one, I've got to get back into the habit.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Day time Drinker

Another one from the White Horse Tavern.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

The Spirit World

I drew this whilst waiting for a pizza at Baker's Tap in Barryville. It's a great pizza.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013


This was the very first Ipod, I didn't last long, I brought it in 2002 when it was a height of technology, now it just looks silly. It does make a good paperweight though.

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Saturday, February 2, 2013


Here is a quick sketching demo I did for a class last year, I would have taken it a it further but I had to focus on everyone else who was drawing.

Friday, February 1, 2013


Look, I drew a skull.