Behind the Scenes: The Last Homely House

This piece has been a labor of love. It has been one of the most taxing, most detailed, and time consuming pieces I’ve ever had the pleasure of working on. But even with all the difficulties, it has also been one of my favorite pieces. I love the subject matter and just seeing all the […]

Throwback Thursday: The Well

***This post originally published on January 1, 2015*** Here’s a piece from a couple years ago… Title: The Well Size: I think it’s 11″ x 14″ Medium: Graphite on paper When: Between April and June of 2012 Time to complete: I don’t remember; probably between 10 and 15 hours Purpose: My friend Sarah won the drawing certificate that year in our […]

Projects and Illustrations Update

The past couple of weeks have been awesome! I’ve been really busy working on a few great projects, and thought I’d share some pictures in progress: Project #1: Epic I’m not sure what this piece will be called yet, but we’ve been referring to it as “Epic”, so that might just stay as the title […]

Behind the Scenes: Milo the Dog

Here he is! Title: Milo Medium: Graphite on paper Size: 8″ x 10″ When: End of May, early June 2014 Purpose: Commission by Missey Ewell for her husband, Gordy, as a Father’s Day gift Time to complete: Off and on for about a week; the drawing probably only took 5-6 hours! History: At this year’s short term mission’s auction […]

Throwback Thursday: The Prinzi House

Here’s this week’s Throwback Thursday piece! Title: Untitled (The Prinzi House) Medium: Graphite on paper Size: 11″ x 14″ When: Late summer/early fall 2013 Purpose: Commissioned by the Shermans Time to complete: Actual drawing time was 2 weeks; there was a lot of planning and waiting before I could start drawing. History: This was commissioned by some friends of ours […]

My first commission as Back to the Drawing Board!

Here’s my first piece finished under the Back to the Drawing Board name! Woo hoo! Medium: Graphite pencil on paper Size: 8″ x 10″; framed with a mat to be 11″ x 14″ Purpose: Commissioned by the Sobles Time to complete: Approximately 10-12 hours over a two week period. History: Every year our church has an auction […]