Inktober 2018 Day 11

Back to politics. I spent a lot more time on this one than the others I’ve done so far this year. And I hope the more cartoony style doesn’t make it seem like I’m being glib about this matter - nothing could be further from the truth. Of all the misdeeds, petty and grandiose, of the Trump administration, this one stands out to me as especially horrifying.

Inktober 2018 Days 1 & 2

So uh…hi! Been a while, huh? It’s been kind of a rough summer - for several reasons, which I won’t get into here. I actually have a bunch of things I’ve been meaning to post, but that’s for another time - for now, I decided this morning to go ahead and take a swing at Inktober again, so here’s the results for yesterday and today.

Needless to say, I decided not to further narrow my range of options this year beyond the prompts. Dragons may creep in, of course, but I won’t demand one for every image this time.

Desert Tree Redux

I'm cheating just a little bit here - this is not a new piece of art.  I originally drew this way back in 2005.  But today I revisited the digital composite file I have for it and made some improvements - adjusted the levels to boost the contrast, cleaned up a lot of the scan artifacts and errant pencil smudges, and went back over some of the linework.  I did all this because I wanted a version of this image that would be suitable for prints to be made of it, and then I made a version that (hopefully) works on apparel as well.

To that end, this is now available on: