cartoon life: Adrift

Filed under: art Tagged: cats, drawing, madeWithPaper, seascape, thinks

cartoon life: Paper periodically posts personal profiles

Paper by 53 periodically

cartoon life: Out with the soft, in with the firm. 

So happy to have a bunch of new firm pencil tips. Why can’t I buy these? I would.  Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: firm tips, Paper by 53, Pencil

cartoon life: A fast scribble review of the new stiff tip on Pencil by 53

  Wonderful new Pencil arrived today. Surprise surprise. Pencil with new stiffer tips showed up as promised. Below are some scribbles comparing used, new and old.   Filed under: App, art, drawing, iPad Tagged: firm tip, madeWithPaper, Pencil by 53

cartoon life: Calico on her rocker v.2

   Here we go. Final version. Mugs upcoming.  Filed under: art, design, drawing, illustration Tagged: calico, Cat, madeWithPaper

cartoon life: Seven little cats in the grass

It’s been a week of tired. Sometimes I despair that so much is on the edge. I have no work held back, no posts queued up, no drawings hovering. Then you just make a mark, and something happens, and you just follow it. So this is fresh – last night – and with no idea ...

cartoon life: Composite clouds

Painted in Paper, assembled in Procreate. Filed under: art, digital, drawing, iPad Tagged: clouds, rain

cartoon life: The in-law chair #2

Actually quite a stylish chair. Filed under: art, digital, drawing, iPad Tagged: chair

cartoon life: The old tuxedo

Our 17 or 18 year old tuxedo sleeps a lot. It’s hard to get a pose where he doesn’t look dead. Filed under: digital, drawing, iPad Tagged: Cat

cartoon life: The in-law chair #1

Filed under: art, digital, drawing, iPad Tagged: chair

cartoon life: This is the week that was.

Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: Cat, exhausted, pissed off, tired

cartoon life: Long cat in three portions

Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: Cat

cartoon life: Portrait of Matteo Palmieri

Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: portrait, uffizi

cartoon life: Giovanni da San Giovianni

Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: uffizi

cartoon life: Black cat on green

Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: Cat, couch

cartoon life: Francesco del Cairo

Filed under: digital, drawing Tagged: portraits, uffizi

cartoon life: Drawing of Botticeli

Getting around to drawing from the catalog bought at The Uffizi last summer. Recalling that you need a fan and bottles of water to traverse the building. And lots of time, and some idea of what you want to see before you go in. Seeing from a book is not the same thing as seeing ...

cartoon life: Blue Vase

Filed under: art, digital, drawing Tagged: Sketches app

cartoon life: New drawing added to “New cat art”

[display-image_size=”large”] Filed under: art, digital, drawing Tagged: Cat, digital, iPad

cartoon life: New drawing added to “New cat art”

[display-image_size=”large”] Filed under: art, digital, drawing Tagged: Cat, digital, iPad

cartoon life: New drawing added to “New cat art”

Filed under: art, digital, drawing Tagged: Cat, digital, iPad

cartoon life: Calico flump

Upcoming, a series of cross-application experiments. Drawings began in one app, unfinished for various reasons and left to linger in the photo app. Mostly begun in Paper, or Sketches, and finished in Procreate. Filed under: art, digital, drawing Tagged: calico, Cat

cartoon life: Those are some really cute toes

A challenging contrast of line and form. Not sure they work ideally together. Filed under: art, drawing Tagged: #MadeWithpaper #cat

cartoon life: The inspector of the floor

The Inspector Filed under: art, drawing Tagged: black cat, Cat, floor

cartoon life: Calico princess ruling over the couch

Filed under: art, drawing Tagged: calico, Cat