Honey Blossom (no relation to the porn actress) was another cartoon I doodled in my college notebooks from 1998 to 2002. I can’t take full credit for her creation because I copied her from a friend’s drawing of a Japanese anime character. Anime was fairly new to me at the time and being at university … Continue reading More Cartoon Drawings
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Years ago, during my college days, I drew little cartoons. One of my creations was a petite blonde character based on me. My initials prior to post-college marriage were: LCG. From them came Elsie Gee. (I featured one of my comics at this post: How Urbane.) It was near the end of the 1990s and … Continue reading Cartoon Me
I started drawing when I was very young. I had lots of sketchbooks and I drew in them almost every day. I was an Indie Kid who got called Goth when I dyed my hair black in 8th grade. The Goth Kids were into tattoos and so a neighborhood boy asked me to draw some … Continue reading Art Appreciation – Drawing
Years ago in a different life, I drew little cartoons in my notebooks. One of my creations was Elsie Gee, a play on my initials: LCG. I came from California and attended college in New York City. For four years, NYC’s nightlife and prices dazzled me.
I love to paint pictures when I can experiment. Here is a sort-of abstract self-portrait painting I did. The painting was an experiment with watercolor and acrylic paints and a few splashes of colored pencils on paperboard. If anyone wants to try doing this type of artwork, here is how I did it. I lightly … Continue reading A Portrait Painting