Author Archives: jada
Goodbye to a dear old friend…Paul Krassner
Paul Krassner was a special friend…Except for occasional internet meets, i have missed him ever since he left New York and moved to California. Crap. Crap. And double Crap!
One of my odd characters is waiting on line..and i am drawing his clothing ©jada rowland NYC
Joined #MonthOfLove ..first prompt was Lies and the second was Beauty
Here is the second prompt “Beauty”…still in progress..but i am too busy with other work right now to finish by the deadline (Feb 8) so here is the unfinished watercolor: And the one i did for “lies’:
Oh, the joys of finishing up the bits and bobs of an oil painting commission…hmmm. ©jada NYC 2018. #jadazing
Robert Genn’s newsletters..and positive thinking..
Robert Genn, a very successful Canadian artist, sent out a newsletter blog which were the first I had ever encountered and to which I subscribed. While he was alive, he wrote one every week and i looked forward to reading them..sort of like a weekly mantra. Since his death, a few years ago, his daughterContinue reading “Robert Genn’s newsletters..and positive thinking..”
For my writer friends who use computers to create fiction
Unfortunately, I did not keep a record of the author who wrote this a number of years ago in (I think) the New York Times. My sincere apologies to the author.
One of my sketches of today’s live group model-20 minute pose.
Graphite (with a touch of gouache) 20 minute sketch–My local sketch group which is soo convenient—a quick walk from my house. Why don’t i go every week anymore?
More watercolor remembering how to do…this one in the WC technique i have always regarded as the most difficult…
More watercolor remembering how to do…this one in the WC technique i have always regarded as the most difficult …
Another coming back to watercolor
Another coming back to watercolor–this one on 140 Hp d’Arches. Left this, where it was,to go to other WC papers to play on,