Brown Pelican

Portrait study of a Brown Pelican. Folds and wrinkles contrast with the soft feathers.

Gallardias for Stephanie

11″ x 14″ Uart 400 paper. Soft pastels. A birthday gift for a good friend. The only request was something colorful. I had these Gallardias growing in our yard. Took the reference shot from below to capture that sunlight coming through the petals. I changed the stems ever so slightly to create a strong triangular…