Cafe-sketching

There are so many reasons that I love to draw in cafes. I think they all revolve around three main things: (1) the feeling encompassed in the currently super hip but truly articulate Danish word, hygge; (2) the drama that is part of people sitting either alone or with friends in public places; and (3) the access to a seat as well as great drinks.  Continue reading

From sketch to print

For as long as I can remember, I have been fascinated by printmaking. I have been in awe of beautiful steel printing presses since I first saw one. There is something about the semi-industrial nature of the art form, the possibilities in repetition, and the beautiful thick textured paper that is usually used, that just draws me in. I want to put my images on that paper using those beautiful machines and centuries old methods. Continue reading