Perspective on the Patio

We stayed at the Fraser Highlands resort in New Zealand while we were exploring Abel Tasman park.  Sketching the table and trellis was another lesson in perspective and parallel lines.  Parallel lines are kicking my ass!

Xyrem Vol 3.1

Another reason why people stop posting about their Xyrem journeys? Side effects. Just a thought.Read Xyrem Vol 2.

Drawing competition 1

Darrell and I had a drawing competition on the beach at Wharariki. This is how we honeymoon. I think it's clear who won. I mean, look at those high heels and the detailing on the pumpkin trick-or-treat basket.  D sketched the view of the rocks (and the sketchbook!) from where we were sitting.

I can’t draw a bagel

Tomorrow I am resuming my "Michelle learns to draw" series from way back when! I'd love for you to join me.  You can find the last post here. For today, two sketches I drew in between Lessons 8 and 9 where I struggled with parallel lines.

Happy Caturday!

Today was one for the ages.  We had a National Park ranger examine Misty Bear and determine that she is indeed an oversocialized National Park bear trapped in the body of a cat. That's not actually true. Well the part about her being a bear is true. My editorial capabilities are crap when it comes …

Xyrem Vol. 2

There are so many narcolepsy blogs and vlogs where people track their Xyrem experience and I'm starting to understand why they all start out with such vim and vigor and trail off after a few months: it's because the person is waking up and living life! Instead of sleeping all day and blogging/vlogging in between, …