Category: storm

Tree by Work Sketch

I park in front of this tree every single day at work. It is one of several professionally manicured  landscaped pines. Professionally landscaped…reminds me of a golf course. Uggh. I much prefer the rugged woods, natural and wild. I have omitted several business buildings… Continue Reading “Tree by Work Sketch”

Let’s Hike at the Orland Grasslands

Oh boy! Let’s go for a walk at the Orland Grasslands, part of Chicago’s Cook County Forest Preserves. I wonder what we will find… This day was overcast, warm and humid. One great thing about an overcast day is that all of the colors… Continue Reading “Let’s Hike at the Orland Grasslands”

Stormy Day Sketch

Why, it was just a week ago I told some friends I would give them $20 bucks if they can give me a thunderstorm! How I miss a nice rumbling thunderstorm. The kind that starts low in the distance, gently getting louder as it… Continue Reading “Stormy Day Sketch”

Ice Covered Everything

Yes it’s a pain to deal with, but oh how beautiful it can be…. An ice/snow storm hit the Chicago area yesterday making driving to work an extra long nightmare. Many people decided to play hookie, being that it was Friday, but I was… Continue Reading “Ice Covered Everything”