Category: in progress

Area 23 Outdoor Sign

I’m working on a sign for out front of Area 23. I loved getting to do some hand lettering. Below is the final sketch, which will be carved of wood and then I can paint it. I am really… Read More

Billiards Mural

I got the Billiards Mural up and finished! I had to take a couple last minute reference photos using their billiards table, but I’m pretty happy with how it came out. I’d like to put a frame around… Read More

Bathroom murals in progress

I started work on Area 23’s murals! First up: The bathrooms! I dug out our (very) old projector and had to boot up my (even older) laptop to transfer the sketches onto the wall. Kirk was kind enough to… Read More

Sketches for a Mural

I met with the two owners over at this new bar-in-progress called Area 23. The two guys are great, very quirky and geeky. I asked if they had need of a bartender or artist, and they mentioned that they’d like… Read More


This is a scan of a sketch I’ve been working on for a while now.. trying to figure out the coloring just right, then I gotta just grit my teeth and paint it! I got a beautiful reference… Read More

CZT 7 – Day 1!

So it turns out that training to teach Zentangle® is sooo much fun. I wasn’t really expecting it to be arduous or boring, but it has surpassed my expectations of inspiration. I am so pumped up and raring… Read More

Liz Taylor

I’ve been working on this portrait-ish thing of Liz Taylor for a while now.. very slowly in photoshop. Thought today would be a good time to share a small piece of it. It’s not finished, but I wanted… Read More