ballooning out of proportion

Mole's Mountain
14 inches high x 11 inches wide

Let's always remember that, to a mole, a molehill is a mountain.

IF: balloon.

ps. This is a photo of the work. The large scanner is at work; I'll replace this image with a scanned one once I get it scanned.


I am back

I Think
10 inches high x 8 inches wide

Very late in the week for Illustration Friday's opinion. I had to think about it.


ah, cold softness

And now, winter. So much for that forsythia...


forsythia in the fall

This straggly forsythia shrub manages to flower in the fall when its leaves are turning purple. Seems like a desperate survival scheme.


Exhibit opening

Vicious Scissors
Paper and fiber collage by Ren Vasiliev
On exhibit at Milne Library Gallery, November 13, 2008 to January 11, 2009
State University of New York College at Geneseo
Opening reception, Thursday, November 13, 5–7 pm
Milne 213
Artist Q&A at 5:30