Jim O'Neil's photos


  • I saw

    A bit of an unwelcome surprise while driving down my trail. Not really a problem though; I came, I saw, I accelerated!

  • unwelcome surprise

    A bit of an unwelcome surprise while driving down my trail. Not really a problem though; I came, I saw, I accelerated!

  • Approaching the eleventh hour

    Only 2 more life drawing sessions left before we quit for the summer (There are so many other things to do during our long white nights that no one wants to sit inside and draw!), oh well. Ink and oil pastels on 11 by 14 inch Bristol vellum paper.


  • Acrylic grounds

    I decided to lay some acrylic grounds on Bristol vellum paper upon which I plan to do some ink painting/drawing at a later date.

  • somewhere

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

  • quite quickly

    Charcoal. Maybe about a 20 second sketch.


  • Thursday's Child

    Charcoal on sketch paper

  • Belief

    Ink and oil pastel on Bristol vellum paper, 11 by 14 inches.

  • fitting

    Alaska willow charcoal (homegrown) on Bee's Brown Recycled Rough Sketch paper, 9 by 12 inches.


  • North Pole Spring

    A messy, but welcome, time of year!

  • reaching

    Ink and water soluble oil pastel on 11 by 14 inch Bristol vellum paper.

  • Closed

    Same model, 3 different poses. Alaska willow charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper.


  • sliding

    Charcoal on sketch paper.

  • Spring roof dump

    Here is another shot of the snow that slid off my roof. This side of the roof is is about 40 by 40 feet, the snow was over 2 feet deep. That calculates out to around 20 US tons of snow or around 18,000 kilograms.

  • Two minute sketch

    Charcoal on rough sketch paper. Did this at last night's life drawing session. We've only 3 sessions lift until winter. We don't meet during the summer because no one wants to send the time inside when they can be outdoors enjoying the long daylight h…


  • Malamute

    OK, had to include at least one cutesy wootsy puppy pic.

  • Times gone by

    Charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper.

  • snowdump off the roof

    Spring time in Alaska, this is the snow that slid off my roof yesterday.


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