Chickens intimidate the heck out of me to sketch! So many textures, lines, and quirky dinosaur-like features… and they move quick. Sitting in the sunshine on an upside down feed bucket, I sketched the girls. They circled around a bit, gazing at me curiously and sideways, like chickens do. They are a good subject, andContinue reading “Inktober 6/31 – Chicken Glam Shot”
Which came first….the chicken or the egg? In this case, it was the egg. I sat in the warm autumn sunshine with our chickens to do this sketch. Sitting on the plastic feed bucket (lid on, of course!), I set myself up for a lovely sketch session. This interested the chickens for a fewContinue reading “Inktober 5/31 Chicken or the Egg?”
Another indication of the fall season upon us….fewer eggs! Chickens are sensitive to the waning daylight hours, and as the days get shorter, the daily eggs gathered from our coop declines. Oh how I love fresh eggs! This sketch was done sitting on our front steps, and it made me think of three things: IContinue reading “Inktober 4/31 Three Eggs”
It was a fine night for porch-sitting, and I was inspired to sketch. Warm breeze, chickens running around the yard, and beautiful Northwest skies. Here’s to the simple pleasures in life. Happy Wednesday, folks.