Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #8: St Christopher

More from Rothenburg ob der Tauber in Germany, a delightful city on the romantic road.  For many students of mine this wonderfully preserved city was their favorite during our travels. It was in many ways what I think we Americans … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #7: Imperial City Museum

Ah the sketches continue.  Now we are in May of 2012, and welcome to Europe.  Here is a sketch from the Imperial City Museum in Rothenburg, a delightful city on the romantic road in Germany.

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And More John Bennett Photos

Ah- our photography teacher John Bennett continues to take out his I-Phone and shoot odd images of me when we are out and about.  Often at eating establishments.  Here are some curious recent iterations.

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #6: Quagga

Continuing to work on figures that I would like to construct and then do paintings of the actual sculptures, one thought has been to do a series of images based on animals that have now gone extinct.  Below is an … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #5: Another Meeting

When you work at a University, you get use to meetings, lectures, and the like.  I keep my sketchbook handy (whether the I-Pad or the hard copy one).  Here is what I came up with at our end of the … Continue reading

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A Matter of Scale

In Drawing 2 we were going to Portland Opera’s rendition of Tosca (http://www.portlandopera.org/),  in my 3-D design class we were talking about scale and how it relates to sculpture.  Those two concepts collided in gigantically marvelous images I found from … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #4: Flight to Knoxville

Friday October 14th 2011 I was supposed to be leading a men’s weekend in Oregon that happens once a year; instead I was on a flight to say goodbye to my father, whom I discovered less than two weeks earlier … Continue reading

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