Japanese Girl

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in Drawing, My Artwork, Pencil, Subway Sketch | No Comments

I did this drawing on the subway ride home from the Art Students League tonight.

Subway Sketches

Posted by on Jan 4, 2015 in Drawing, My Artwork, Pencil, Subway Sketch | No Comments

On New Year’s Day I went to visit a friend who lives on Church Street in Brooklyn (near Prospect Park). On the train ride I had an opportunity to do a sustained drawing on the ride out there, and on the way back as well. Here are the results.

Japanese Beauty

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014 in Drawing, Pencil, Subway Sketch | No Comments

Most of my subway sketches are practice – like a pianist doing his scales, just that, just practice. But some of them turn out really well and leave me with a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment; those are the exception rather than the rule. Also I deceive myself by believing I’m sketching incognito, unnoticed as […]

Middle-Eastern Girl

Posted by on Nov 30, 2014 in Drawing, My Artwork, Pencil, Subway Sketch | No Comments

Another wonderful subject on the subway tonight.

Young Beauty

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Drawing, My Artwork, Pencil, Subway Sketch | No Comments

I did this drawing on the subway this morning. The young girl had braided ponytails, although you can’t tell by the drawing, and I was captivated by her beauty as she stepped onto the train at Union Square. It was during rush hour traffic and a few times I couldn’t see her or could only […]