New gallery

Posted on Mar 1, 2012 in Visual Journalism

It’s official, I am hanging a shingle to do more drawing based work at my agency, Painted-words. You can see the new Visual Journalism gallery here. Just think of the possibilities! Now, to figure out how to clone myself to get everything done. . . dilema.

Baltimore City Fire Station

Posted on Feb 20, 2012 in Drawing, Visual Journalism

On Friday my Visual Journalism class took a trip to the Third Batallion, Baltimore City Fire Station. Here are my drawings. Stay tuned for a link to my students’ work. It was a great day of drawing. Engine Company 30, Truck Company 8, Medic 12 3220 Frederick Ave. 21229

Polar Bears at the zoo

Posted on Nov 14, 2011 in Drawing, Visual Journalism

Two weeks ago I took my Visual Journalism class to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. The assignment was to gather as many drawings as they could and use them for reference to create a poster advertising the zoo. Here is my favorite drawing of the (freezing cold) day.

Historic Ships of Baltimore

Posted on Nov 12, 2011 in Books, Drawing, Visual Journalism

This week I took my students to the Inner Harbor. My dearest, Taeeun Yoo, was with me after having spoken with my Advanced Book Illustration class and we braved the elements together to get some really great drawing done. Check out my crown jewel of the day, The US Frigate Constellation~ To learn more about […]

Occupy Baltimore

Posted on Oct 22, 2011 in Drawing, Visual Journalism

A few drawings from Occupy Baltimore. Plus one from Camden Yards, and one from a trip to the barbershop in DC. I took my students down to draw at Occupy Baltimore on Friday. I plan to go back a few more times on my own to draw and interview more people~

Fells Point Drawings

Posted on Sep 30, 2011 in Drawing, Fieldwork, Visual Journalism

Today we headed to Fells Point to draw. It was warm and sunny out which led to a couple of drawings I am really happy with. I am drawing with a Pentel brush pen in an Archie Grand Jumbo sketchbook which opens up to a generous spread of 16″ x 24″. City Pier @ Fells […]

Cross Street Market

Posted on Sep 13, 2011 in Drawing, Visual Journalism

A few drawings from Cross Street Market~ Happiness is drawing on location 🙂 Cross Street Bar Joe – Cross Street Seafood Ellen at Rosie’s Posies