Monday, July 15, 2019

Opportunity is Dressed in Overalls

"Opportunity is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."
~Thomas Edison

7-10-19 • 5 x 7" pen & ink sketch done in alcohol ink on Yupo

"Seize opportunity by the beard, for it is bald behind."
~ Bulgarian proverb

7-10-19 • 5 x 7" pen & ink sketch done in watercolor on Yupo

"If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door."
~ Adrienne Gusoff

7-12-19 • 5 x 7" pen & ink sketch done in alcohol ink on Yupo

 "Only those who do the work will reap the benefits."
~ Sandy Sandy 

7-13-19 • 8 x 10" pen & ink sketch done in alcohol ink on Yupo

"Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor."
~ H.J. Brown, Jr. 

7-14-19 • 5 x 7" pen & ink sketch done in alcohol ink on Yupo

"You miss 100% of the shots you don't take."
~ Wayne Gretzky

7-15-19 • 5 x 7" pen & ink sketch done in alcohol ink on Yupo

"If you want to succeed,
you must make your own opportunities as you go."
~ J.B. Gough

Stay Inspired and Productive My Friends
Join me for a summer of sketching everyday! 
 
X ♥  O

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

A Fresh Set Of Challenges

You can accelerate your development by
giving yourself a fresh set of challenges,
or the same set viewed from a different angle,
every day. Explore a different path.
If it's a dead end, explore another."
~ Paul Foxton

July 1- 9 2019 Sketches on Yupo using alcohol ink
 I went back into some of these sketches and added to them and changed a  few things.
You can see the sketches individually on our Drawing Everyday facebook group.

"I do my best work and have the most fun when I'm not sure exactly where I'm heading." ~ J. Cohen • #DoItOnYupo The process of discovery IS exhilarating! Come let me share my discoveries with you. To help celebrate the grand opening of a new #blickartmaterials store at 401 Park Drive in Boston, MA, ⁣I will be giving a free demonstration using #alcoholink on #YupoPaper from 11-1 on July 21st, sponsored by our friends at Legion Paper! I would LOVE to meet you there! 💖

Stay Inspired and Productive My Friends
Join me for a summer of sketching everyday! 
 
X ♥  O