Just a little more than two years ago, one of the first things I tried to sketch was a tree. Low and behold, it actually turned out quite decent, so I was hooked! All one needs to draw a tree is to look at a tree and then put what one sees on paper. I realized I could do that (anyone can, really), thus began this scratchmade journey of drawing and painting.
I've shared my love of winter trees before, and it's still true that trees in their dormant state are my favorites to study. So when it came time for our first High Country Nature Sketcher's meeting, my inclination was to begin with trees.Read More