Off in the distance stands a single tree that has proven its stature. __________ Advertisements
The willow tree weeps. No, it sheds leaves and branches all year…so I work. This willow is huge and covers one third of my yard. It’s so much work. But now there is news: my neighbors said they’re cutting it down…so I weep. __________
Pencil sketch This is just a quick sketch study; I find that trees are easy, have fascinating shapes, and are very forgiving, so yay. The tools used: Graph Gear 1000, Pentel P207, Tombow Mono Eraser.
Braced for nature’s wrath regardless of the world’s needs, some trees stand alone. __________
These are the two very quick sketches for this week and both were created with Micron pens and a brush pen. They were studies for a simple review of lines on the landscape. In other words, practice. The barn (shown below) helped me to see what types of lines were …
Fir trees donned with lights and balls for two weeks, and then discarded of course.
Sitting under the oak tree feeling protected from severe weather.
Darkness dwells below this willow and yet sunlight dances on its crown.