The nature of things

The Illustration Friday theme is “nature.”  I’ve been playing with nature studies in a variety of media (and papers):

Nature 2015

I have to admit, though, my first thought was *human* nature, and…


Probably not what the IF people had in mind.  Or Emerson, for that matter.


What are you looking for?


The Illustration Friday theme this week is “treasure,” so I unearthed this piece — one of my first beach pictures.  It’s colored pencil (mostly Prismacolor VeriThin, I think) on bristol. The white lettering is actually the just the white paper, with the forms created by the surrounding colored pencil.

Here’s to finding what you’re looking for!