Freedom of speech

I first posted this in 2018 as I was working on imagery to represent what I was sensing. I saw it happening not only in the press but also on social media and among friends. The list of things we aren’t allowed to discuss is growing. People are being de-platformed, smeared and demonized. I believe […]

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Snow Day!

No matter what the political climate, one thing remains true: children love to sled down snowy hills in winter! This was the scene at Central Park in NYC this past Saturday afternoon. So many children and their parents enjoying the day, laughing and calling out to each other, making memories that will last a lifetime. […]

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Blue heron

blue heron

The Blue Heron that’s been visiting our pond these passed couple of weeks keeps really still and blends with the plants near the water as it patiently waits for the right moment to feed. I used to have a hard time telling the difference between herons and cranes and egrets. I even know what an […]

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Nor’easter

Snow Day! Here in the Northeastern corridor of the United States we are being blanketed with snow from a nor’easter storm. Predictions are over a foot of snow falling in NYC; probably more further north. Pictured is a drawing of the Zakim Bridge in Boston, standing tall during the storm. Keep warm and safe everyone! […]

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Oh, Capitalism

Oh, Capitalism. I can only imagine what was going through your mind at this moment. So, you’ve manifested as “merch”. I can only imagine what that means to you as well. Cute ole Capitalism. Look it’s now on some keychains delivered by the UPS truck. Oh look, it’s being weaved into a cozy warm sweatshirt. […]

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Inked

fashion illustration Greg Betza

Took part in a society of illustrators fashion sketch night last week. Here is a drawing made with ink. You can see a video of me creating it on my instagram page here: https://www.instagram.com/gbetza/   Greg Betza ©2021

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D.C. or Bust

Whenever I am trying to describe to someone the feeling that a moment creates in my mind I think back to any one of the events in my lifetime that have carved such a deep memory that it can be recalled instantly. That is what inauguration day has become for me. This year however I […]

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