Brian Collins

For the past two years, I’ve had the pleasure of documenting the group from the University of Kentucky, led by Professor Ryan Hargrove, as they embark on their “Creative Study Tour” of NYC. This year one of the hosts of the group of students was Brian Collins, a designer, creative director, and educator; and the […]

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My big boy

my big boy/Michele Bedigian

  I was having a conversation with my 5 year old about faces this morning during breakfast and was inspired to draw his while he was watching the Rescue Bots. A little indulgence filled with a ton of love. I can’t believe how fast time is moving!! Warms my heart and freaks me out all at the […]

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Fashion Portraits

As Despina mentioned in her post from Tuesday, a group of us spent a delicious few hours at the Society of Illustrators, drawing the fashions of Scooter LaForge. What a fun night, and a great designer! Arielle and Sailor Moon did a wonderful job modeling. Thanks to Bil Donovan for hosting. This is Sailor Moon in […]

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Murray Tinkelman

A couple of weeks ago, Margaret and I had the pleasure of driving up to the Norman Rockwell Museum of Illustration in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, to hear a lecture by the great illustrator, Murray Tinkelman. I know Murray and his wife Carol from ‘back in the day’, and even though we haven’t seen each other for […]

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Me Drawing You Drawing Him

Recently my friend Lapin, the French illustrator and Urban Sketcher, was in town with his wife “Lapinette” and their beautiful little daughter Louise. We all had the pleasure of meeting with Danny Gregory, author of many books on drawing, and his girlfriend JJ. One of Danny’s recent books is An Illustrated Journey, featuring many wonderful […]

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Mira, mira, WOW!

Just now finally getting to go through the many drawings I made in Spain in the summer of 2010. This was a group of young boys playing futbol (soccer) one day near the Miro museum. They were without doubt the most beautiful little boys I’ve ever seen. Long eyelashes, so sensitive, really sweet. Neil and […]

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