Blue-Ringed and Blood Shot

Edited November 6th, 2017, to link up the art supplies. — This was actually drawn on the 24th of last month. I sat down to draw with a purpose in mind: To make a suitable graphic for my next post on Medium. I ended up drawing an octopus, which, frankly, happens more often than it … Continue reading “Blue-Ringed and Blood Shot”

Inktober/Drawlloween 2015

Inktober is a yearly ink-drawing challenge initiated by Jake Parker in 2009. Drawlloween, which also takes place every October, was started by Brian Sora. It focuses less on medium and more on Halloween-themed drawing prompts. Both events are fun, and each is worth participating in, regardless of your skill level as an artist.

Fire-Breathing Foo Dragon?

Originally published at Sharonda.net on July 14th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. —   I started this drawing on June 26th, and finally finished it yesterday. I used an array of materials, but this piece is a direct result of picking up my first batch of Faber-Castell PITT Artist Pens in colors … Continue reading “Fire-Breathing Foo Dragon?”

For Readers

Index Card “Hack”: The Bookmark Diary – September 6th, 2017 Triggered by On Writing – April 10th, 2017 Sappho’s Fragment 31: Malcolm Jack VS “Many Happy Returns” – originally published in 2010. @Medium Itadakimasu: What impulse are we feeding? – October 25th, 2017 Hobgoblins: On Emerson and returning to Medium – October 23rd, 2017 Fiction … Continue reading “For Readers”

Dodson’s Keys to Drawing with Imagination: Doodling and Noodling

Originally published on February 16th, 2016, at SharondaWoodfin.net. Edited February 25th, 2016. Edited and republished at Sharonda.net on March 8th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. — This is my first post in what I hope will be an informative series on working my way through – with my wife in tow – … Continue reading “Dodson’s Keys to Drawing with Imagination: Doodling and Noodling”

I’m Spilling My Guts

Originally published at Sharonda.net on October 26th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. — Over at Medium. OK, technically, it’s just a tolerable drip, but it’s bound to be a spill soon! I swear that it is! Read this post to understand why. Or at least part of why. I want this model … Continue reading “I’m Spilling My Guts”

For Writers

Blogging Beyond the Grave – originally published on October 28th, 2017, at Sharonda.net. I’m Spilling My Guts – originally published on October 27th, 2017, at Sharonda.net. Backing Up an iCloud Drive Folder to DropBox – originally published on August 12th, 2017, at Sharonda.net. So Long, Ulysses! Hello, Pages? Maybe? – originally published on August 11th, … Continue reading “For Writers”

A Lesson Learned from Nike

Originally published on November 18th, 2015, at Medium.com. Republished at Sharonda.net on March 23rd, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 30th, 2017. — Last night, my wife was complaining to me about a pair of Nike shoes that she’s owned for several years. She likes the shoes, she said, except that their sole pattern doesn’t … Continue reading “A Lesson Learned from Nike”