Jim O'Neil's photos


  • Perchance

    Colored pencil on sketch paper.

  • a well poured half & half

    Hey, it passes the time. ;-)

  • Looking back

    Ink and oil pastels on 11 by 14 inch Bristol vellum paper.


  • Mashing malt

    And here's a link to how I spent yesterday: youtu.be/4jGUe0bVTGY

  • Coastal yearnings

    OK, the picture preceding this is the sketch I did at last Thursday's life drawing session. This is the same sketch, I "fixed" the charcoal by applying linseed oil to the back of the paper, the oil soaking through binds the charcoal to the paper tightly…

  • Once more



  • Thursday's sunrise


  • My driveway's plowed


  • Have a nice day



  • The rest

    Done at last Thursday's life drawing session. Charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper.

  • Waiting for

    Alaska willow charcoal (made from willows in my yard) on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper.

  • 2 minute pose 11-29-18

    Good life drawing session in town last night. Charcoal on sketch paler.


  • I'll believe it when I see it

    Alaska willow charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper.

  • Before the dance

    Alaska willow charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper then treated with linseed oil,

  • Owl tracks in the snow2

    In this picture of the owl's wing feather imprint, I upped the contrast to make the feather pattern more visible. The round spot in the lower right is from my ski pole


  • Owl tracks in the snow

    Skiing on the slough next to my property today I came across this spot where and own swooped down to grab dinner, leaving the imprint of his wing feathers on the snow. The owl's dinner's tracks were a bit too indistinct to be sure but I suspect it was a…

  • Not quite


  • Lines and shadows

    Alaska willow charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper.


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