Monthly Archives: September 2015

BP pen croquis from Sept 27 / 9月27日のクロッキー、ボールペン

Here is another croquis (quick drawing) from the September 27th session — one I made with a multi-color ball-point pen. A BP pen is effective when you want a drawing with coarse quickness. Do not care about the fine details. … Continue reading

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This is not a failure / これは、失敗ではありません

So, another piece from the human model croquis (quick drawing) session today (Sept. 27). This is certainly not a failure. The manager of the session said he liked it. I prepared some randomly-painted sheets with hard oil pastel, took them to the session, … Continue reading

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20 minutes of a failure?? / 20分かけた失敗??

Whew, over the last week, I’ve been occupied with bead accessories and writing jobs — so, my painting has been stagnant. Anyway, in painting and even in drawing, I’m a colorist. This means I wish to use colors even in … Continue reading

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“That” green cross / 「例の」グリーンのクロス

If you remember, actually I posted this here last year. Now, I’ve got an order for a green cross similar to that one. Due to a problem with beads availability, I had to use a smaller green one at the … Continue reading

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Thinking of — / — のことを想って

I’ve applied many pastel colors to a 20-min croquis (quick drawing) I made on September 6th. Probably, no more explanation is needed or wanted — “Thinking of —“,  Pastel applied to a penscil croquis made on paper “randomly prepared” with … Continue reading

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Front-tied rosary – 1 / 前で留めるロザリオ ‐ 1

Front-tied necklaces are rare, but I tell you, there are always some people in need of them – for instance, those unable to bring their own hands behind the neck for an injury, those whose hands do not work well … Continue reading

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Cross of beads / ビーズのクロス

Someone asked me about a rosary, and she has a problem with clasps on the back of the neck! Since this is a custom-made beading workshop, I’m happy to work on, and even “invent,” some front-tying mechanisms! Yet before showing … Continue reading

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Anxiety in ball-point pen scratches / ボールペンのグシャグシャ線に込めた不安

Again, from the human model quick drawing session of Sept. 6th — The model did a good job in creating the sense of “unknown anxieties” in her pose, and I thought some ball-point pen scratches are effective in representing it. … Continue reading

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20 minutes of pain — / 20分の拷問

I’ve been to a human drawing session in my neighborhood again. This time, I had some “prepared sheets” — sheets with some water colors or “diluted oil pastel” on it. Then, in 20 minutes I drew each pose on a “prepared … Continue reading

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NO WAR T-shirt, in progress / NO WAR Tシャツ、進行中です

The first dyeing of a NO WAR message T-shirt was shown below, on Aug. 27th. Shown here is the same T-shirt after two more layers of dyes. Now, it’s ready for putting the message in, I think. 下で8月27日、NO WARメッセージTシャツの「染め第1層」を投稿しました。 ここにあるのは、さらに2つの層を重ねたもの。そろそろ、メッセージを書き込んでもよさそうですね。     … Continue reading

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