TODAY'S SUBJECT: MARLON BRANDO!

I'm BACK! In the last week since I posted day 100 of Tom's Daily Coronacature, I completed what may well be my final job for MAD Magazine...

SKETCH O'THE WEEK- MARLON BRANDO!

Here's my take on Marlon Brando for both my SotW and Tom's Daily Coronacature. This is another good example of doing a caricature of...

 
 
 

CARL REINER 1922-2020

Planet Earth lost another legend of comedy yesterday with the passing of Carl Reiner at age 98. What a mark on the world of humor he...

MAD 14 SNEAK PEEK- OLYMPIC CHEATS!

MAD 14 is a tribute issue to the recently officially retired Al Jaffee, who is inarguably one of the greatest cartoonist to ever put...

 
 
 

MONDAY MADNESS: MAD 14!

MAD 14, the Al Jaffee tribute issue, dropped last week... if you can find a place to buy it that is. Almost all the material inside...

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE- ME!

So on day 101 of “Tom's Daily Coronacature”, new stewards Bob Murphy and Dave Snyder had me as the subject! I saw a lot of really great...

 
 
 

SAD MAD NEWS

With the Daily Coronacature going the last 100 days I have hardly posted any news or other stuff... I've been too busy drawing! So,...

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE BOOK!

Well, that's a wrap! 100 days of posting a subject and doing a caricature every day! Whew! It's been a wild ride but a lot of fun......

 
 
 

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE: THE BEATLES!

I confess I did this one yesterday in anticipation of today's subject... I wanted to spend some extra time on it. I'm a huge fan of...

DAY 100! TODAY'S SUBJECT(S): THE BEATLES. AND ONE OTHER!

This is it! Day 100 of “Tom's Daily Coronacature”! The Daily Coronacature will go on with a new surprise subject each morning, but...

 
 
 

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE- CHRISTOPHER LAMBERT!

Today's subject was actually a character... Tarzan! We could draw any actor who has played Tarzan in film or on TV. I went with Christopher...

TODAY'S SUBJECT: EVA GREEN!

Our subject for day 98 is actress Eva Green! You can post your caricature of Eva on our Facebook group page, or on Instragram/Twitter...

 
 
 

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE- EVA GREEN!

Here's a quick sketch of the haunting Eva Green for day 98. Eva's eyes are certainly the focal point of her presence. They have an...

TODAY'S SUBJECT: TARZAN!

I thought we'd do another one of those “character” subjects today like we did with Sherlock Holmes and The Ghostbusters earlier. Today's...

 
 
 

DAILY CORONACATURE CATCH-UPS!

Here are the last of my catch up sketches for “Tom's Daily Coronacature”. Earlier in our 100 day run I posted a few old sketches due...

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE- DONALD GLOVER!

Here's my drawing of Donald Glover. I am not sure it's much of a caricature of him. Most of this drawing is about the weird awkwardness...

 
 
 

TODAY'S SUBJECT: DONALD GLOVER!

Our subject today is actor and musician Donald Glover! Day 97!

TOM'S DAILY CORONACATURE- DWAYNE JOHNSON!

Here's my Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Day 96. He's a pretty easy caricature for most people because he has a very obvious head shape...

 
 
 

TODAY'S SUBJECT: DWAYNE JOHNSON!

Our subject for today is action star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Despite the fact that he is arguably one of the biggest movie stars...

TODAY'S SUBJECT: IAN HOLM!

I was saddened to hear this morning of the passing of terrific English actor Sir Ian Holm. He's starred in some of my favorite movies....

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Whidbey Sky

Whidbey Sky

Whidbey Sky, 10 x 12 In, Oil on Museum Board, 2019 The was painted last year on Whidbey Island in Puget Sound. View purchase information here. Please contact me if you have... Read more ...

Abstract Mixed Media Art, Contemporary Painting, “DESIGN IN TEXTURE AND...

Abstract Mixed Media Art, Contemporary Painting, “DESIGN IN TEXTURE AND WARMTH” by Florida Contemporary Artist Mary Ann Ziegler

A very textured piece with unconventional accents including altered Tyvek. This piece reminded me of what you might see if there was a shoreline in the desert. The colors... Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape, Mountain Landscape, Trees, Fine Art Oil Painting...

Impressionist Landscape, Mountain Landscape, Trees, Fine Art Oil Painting “Blue Pond” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

24"x20" Oil on Panel/Available $1800 Read more ...

Coronavirus Art Series, Mixed Media Painting, Framed Art,Contemporary Art “A...

Coronavirus Art Series, Mixed Media Painting, Framed Art,Contemporary Art “A Way Out

This is the first of three paintings done during the coronavirus lockdown. This painting has a lot of movement and a lot of suggestions. .. a door, a staircase, footprints, a... Read more ...

Abstract Mixed Media Art, Contemporary Painting, “DESIGN IN TEXTURE AND...

Abstract Mixed Media Art, Contemporary Painting, “DESIGN IN TEXTURE AND WARMTH” by Florida Contemporary Artist Mary Ann Ziegler

A very textured piece with unconventional accents including altered Tyvek. This piece reminded me of what you might see if there was a shoreline in the desert. The colors... Read more ...

“Rigorous Color System for Artists, Part 1: Color Theory

“Rigorous Color System for Artists, Part 1: Color Theory

I am very happy to announce that my color course "Rigorous Color System for Artists" begins to get its fruition. The first class of the course is "Color Theory". It is... Read more ...

Fujifilm Unveils the GF 30mm f/3.5 R WR Medium-Format Wide-Angle Lens

Fujifilm Unveils the GF 30mm f/3.5 R WR Medium-Format Wide-Angle Lens

Fujifilm has unveiled the new FUJINON GF 30mm f/3.5 R WR , a lightweight, high-resolution, wide-angle lens for GFX medium-format cameras with a 35mm-equivalent focal length of... Read more ...

Rereading: In Conversation with God by Francis Fernandez-Carvajal

Rereading: In Conversation with God by Francis Fernandez-Carvajal

I first reviewed this in 2004, way back when I began my blog. When someone brought up A. Sertillanges the other day, I realized I knew the name well and had read many quotes by... Read more ...

The Gateway, Tangier

The Gateway, Tangier

Henry Ossawa Tanner, Gateway, Tangier Read more ...

Toby Rosenthal, American Expatriate

Toby Rosenthal, American Expatriate

Toby Edward Rosenthal (1848-1917) was born in Connecticut, spent his youth in San Francisco, and then moved to Germany around age 17 where he apparently spent much of the rest... Read more ...