Tail Feathers

A little departure from my usual botanical theme…. tail feathers. Graphite drawing on Bristol smooth paper, 19″ x 24″ The process: It took many hours and an unusual amount of patience to finish this drawing, but I am happy with … Continue reading

Sweet Pea Commission

Sweet Pea Commission

Oak Leaf, winter debris in my garden

Oak Leaf, winter debris in my garden

Kale Commission

Kale Commission

Rock Pile

Rock Pile

Graphite powder on Ampersand panel

Rose, graphite powder on Yupo Paper

A little graphite powder applied to slick Yupo paper         Result:  

The Soft Nest

The Soft Nest

The Soft Nest is part of the Studio 155  group exhibit, ‘Contemplating the Sweetness of Grass and the Startling Brevity of Life’ at the  ADAH ROSE GALLERY in Kensington, MD until June 8, 2014. The show (featuring my Tulip painting) was … Continue reading

Nest Egg Bird, not necessarily in that order

Nest Egg Bird, not necessarily in that order

© 2014 Eva-Maria Ruhl   The drawings Nest Egg Bird are small, 4″ x 4″. I mounted them on 5″ x 5″ boards. They make a cheerful trio, just right for a small vertical space.

Tulip Collection

Tulip Collection

  Three 5″ x 5″ panels may be small, but I love the statement they make together. One of my favorite subjects, Tulips!  

Rose collection

Rose collection

I started out with one rose, the top middle one (see post below: Rose) and now the collection has grown to six individual panels, two 6″ x 6″, two 5″ x 5″ and two 7″ x 5″. scans above – … Continue reading