Tag Archives: Inktober

Two Moons

No, it’s not Yavin. This is from the Museum of Flight Store’s Instagram post about some of the moon related products. I’ve done the Inktober prompt for today – Moon.

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Helmet

This is a recreation of a Viking helmet from Valsgärde boat grave 5, 7th century Gustavianum, from the Uppsala University Museum I saw it in “The Vikings Begin” exhibit at the Nordic Museum, Seattle, WA in 2019. Drawn from my … Continue reading

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Crow the fifth

This crow is from my own photo. I put peanuts in the shell in the bird bath to soak. It’s mostly water soluble ink with some watercolor. So it’s an Inktober post.

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Watch

I had an idea for an Inktober prompt from a couple days ago. I’m often watching the world through a viewfinder. And in this viewfinder is my open pocket watch. As Himself said, “kinda meta”.

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Crow the fourth

It’s going to be a murder soon. Another back yard bird bath crow, from a photo by Himself.

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Crow the third

Inktober 7/31 (I’m a day ahead). Another sketch from a photo taken by Himself in our back yard. I follow a local Instagram account by a woman who watches, feeds, and photographs her own back yard crows. It is from … Continue reading

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Raven

Inktober 6/31. Today I take a break from drawing crows to follow the Inktober daily prompt, “Raven”. But we’re all corvids here. Various India ink washes; watercolor pencil; on Stillman and Birn Beta paper.

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Crow Two

Inktober 5/31. Not the prompt. It’s a second crow from a photo by Himself.

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Crow One

Inktober 4/31. Back to not following the prompt. One of my goals for this Inktober is a series of crow drawings. This first one is from a photo Himself took of a crow at our back yard bird bath.

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Buzz’s suit

Inktober Day 2 (3/31). Today I actually sketched the prompt, which was “Suit”. Someone else gave me the idea to do a space suit. On the right are the real helmet and gloves Buzz Aldrin wore on the Moon. They … Continue reading

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