Tag Archives: watercolor

Failed Novel to Graphic Novel

I have attempted Charlotte’s story in multiple novel drafts. I still haven’t found the perfect form, but the graphic novel was a great experiment. Choosing a medium was difficult, considering my attachment to charcoal and watercolor, plus the addition of copic markers. Here is my medium experiment. And some of my final panels.

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Some Artwork

Scrapbooking the Self Word Riff Snow 4-panel Beethoven Homage Snufkin and The Robot Epileptic Review J. O’Barr Interview Response The Shoe Store Comic

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Goals for 2014–November Update

Poems read: 1032/365 Poems written: 413/365 Short stories read: 386/365 Short stories written: 21/52 Books read: 118/52 Submissions: 6/24 Videos made: 9/100 Sketches made: 349/365 Art pieces made: 51/52 Bookbinding–made 32 books this year In Progress: Sketching–Doodle a Day continues! Ink Drawings Charcoal Markers Watercolor Digital Photography Mail Art Knitting Cake Decorating Origami Cooking Finger …

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Goals for 2014–October Update

Poems read: 946/365 Poems written: 412/365 Short stories read: 382/365 Short stories written: 21/52 Books read: 113/52 Submissions: 6/24 Videos made: 9/100 Sketches made: 301/365 Art pieces made: 50/52 Bookbinding–made 27 books this year In Progress: Sketching–Doodle a Day continues! Ink Drawings Charcoal–attended Drink & Draw at Art Supply Depo and practiced Markers Watercolor Digital …

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Goals for 2014–September Update

Poems read: 945/365 Poems written: 365/365 Short stories read: 367/365 Short stories written: 20/52 Books read: 94/52 Submissions: 6/24 Videos made: 9/100 Sketches made: 245/365 Art pieces made: 49/52 Bookbinding–made 27 books this year In Progress: Sketching Ink Drawings Charcoal Markers Watercolor Digital Photography Mail Art Knitting Cake Decorating Origami Cooking Finger Paint Need to …

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Goals for 2014–August Update

Poems read: 826/365 Poems written: 268/365 Short stories read: 367/365 Short stories written: 19/52 Books read: 84/52 Submissions: 5/24 Videos made: 9/100 Sketches made: 202/365 Art pieces made: 47/52 Bookbinding–made 27 books this year In Progress: Sketching Ink Drawings Charcoal Markers Watercolor Digital Photography Mail Art Knitting Cake Decorating Origami Cooking Need to Do: Urban …

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Goals for 2014–July Update

Poems read: 805/365 Poems written: 265/365 Short stories read: 327/365 Short stories written: 18/52 Books read: 75/52 Submissions: 4/24 Videos made: 9/100 Sketches made: 169/365 Art pieces made: 40/52 Bookbinding–made 21 books this year Sketching–in progress! Ink drawings–in progress! Urban Sketching Charcoal–in progress! Markers–in progress! Watercolor–in progress! Finger paint Digital–in progress! Photography–in progress! Music composition-in …

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Goals for 2014–June Update

Poems read: 675/365 Poems written: 250/365 Short stories read: 310/365 Short stories written: 15/52 Books read: 60/52 Submissions: 3/24 Videos made: 9/100 Sketches made: 150/365 Art pieces made: 40/52 Bookbinding–made 21 books this year Sketching–in progress! Ink drawings–in progress! Urban Sketching Charcoal–in progress! Markers–in progress! Watercolor–in progress! Finger paint Digital–in progress! Photography–in progress! Music composition …

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35 Sketchbooks

Since this has been the year of art, I’ve been organizing my studio, including my art supplies. I have 35 sketchbooks that I would like to fill by the end of the year. –3 marker pads –9 watercolor pads –6 charcoal pads –15 for sketching –2 for projects

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