m wood pen

i like to draw

The longer I live, the faster the vanishing act becomes. My vintage illustration style is my meager way to capture the way things used to look throughout and even before 1959 when my life began. The aesthetic of machinery, materials, technology, methods of communication, clothing, hats, housewares, and transportation was grand, solid, and iconic. A …

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“Winter will pass, the days will lengthen, the ice will melt in the pasture pond. The song sparrow will return and sing, the frogs will awake, the warm wind will blow again. All these sights and sounds and smells will be yours to enjoy, Wilbur—this lovely world, these precious days…” E.B. White, Charlotte’s Web