Category: Illustration Friday

First Chocolate Easter Egg

I just had to share this picture of Conor looking at his Easter egg yesterday morning. He enjoyed playing with it, and kept putting the little pieces back in the egg cup, but he wasn’t sure what to think of his first taste of chocolate. However,…

Illustration Friday: Broken

Body and Soul, Oil on Canvas; © Jennifer Pohl I don’t think it’s possible to be human and not feel broken at least once in a lifetime. On the day I started this piece, broken was how I felt — it was why I had to…

Illustration Friday: Angels and Devils

I had visions of Hieronymus Bosch when I read the phrase for this week’s Illustration Friday, but as I’m preparing to have my second baby in approximately 34 days I’m afraid I don’t have time or energy for anything quite that ambitious this weekend. My next…

Illustration Friday: Angels and Devils

I had visions of Hieronymus Bosch when I read the phrase for this week’s Illustration Friday, but as I’m preparing to have my second baby in approximately 34 days I’m afraid I don’t have time or energy for anything quite that ambitious this weekend. My next…

Illustration Friday: Spotted

Two People in Venice, Oil on Canvas; © Jennifer Pohl I enjoy working from life, from dreams and from memory, or simply letting the paint lead me, but every now and then a camera can be a very useful tool (and especially in bad weather) to…

Illustration Friday: Spotted

Two People in Venice, Oil on Canvas; © Jennifer Pohl I enjoy working from life, from dreams and from memory, or simply letting the paint lead me, but every now and then a camera can be a very useful tool (and especially in bad weather) to…

Illustration Friday: Feet

Conor, Egg Tempera & Ink on Paper; © Jennifer Pohl My footnote post (which was something of an unintentional mixed media piece) may have worked here, but instead I thought I’d show a page from my new Moleskine. Many Canadians, and most Newfoundlanders, are already familar…

Illustration Friday: Speed

Knight Street, Oil on Paper; © Jennifer Pohl In this spirit of today’s Illustration Friday I’ve decided to post as promptly as possible. I love to walk, so cars passing me often seem pretty speedy. Friends may laugh at the thought of me and the concept…

Illustration Friday: Speed

Knight Street, Oil on Paper; © Jennifer Pohl In this spirit of today’s Illustration Friday I’ve decided to post as promptly as possible. I love to walk, so cars passing me often seem pretty speedy. Friends may laugh at the thought of me and the concept…

Freedom of Expression ™

Kembrew McLeod sounds like a hero’s name, and in a way he is one. I’m not sure how many of you know about Leo Stoller. When I first heard he was claiming to own a trademark on a number of expressions including “freedom of expression,” my…