The Shady Sketchbook
Bumpy train ride portraits. This one between Valencia and Sagunto, Spain. #art #draw #sketchbook #travel #portrait #trains #eurail #europe #eurotrip #artist #contemporaryart #spain #springbreak2012

Bumpy train ride portraits. This one between Valencia and Sagunto, Spain. #art #draw #sketchbook #travel #portrait #trains #eurail #europe #eurotrip #artist #contemporaryart #spain #springbreak2012

Been seeing a whole lot of El Greco in Spain! A couple drawings after him. #art #artist #draw #figure #elgreco #spain #springbreak2012 #sketchbook #travel #madrid #prada #moda #tanktop #dreads #goodreads #scrabble

Been seeing a whole lot of El Greco in Spain! A couple drawings after him. #art #artist #draw #figure #elgreco #spain #springbreak2012 #sketchbook #travel #madrid #prada #moda #tanktop #dreads #goodreads #scrabble

A portrait of my friend Kelly, who inspired the title for the series, Frightened of the Surface. Oil, cement, and photo on panel.Hank Mattson, 2014.

A portrait of my friend Kelly, who inspired the title for the series, Frightened of the Surface. Oil, cement, and photo on panel.Hank Mattson, 2014.

Oil on canvas. Hank Mattson, 2014.

Oil on canvas. Hank Mattson, 2014.

School has been hard for me. Hank Mattson, 2014.

School has been hard for me. Hank Mattson, 2014.

I was drawing Kelly drinking wine and giving evil looks. Hank Mattson, 2014.

I was drawing Kelly drinking wine and giving evil looks. Hank Mattson, 2014.

watercolorin’ in my sketchbook

watercolorin’ in my sketchbook

Lies that life is black and white. Hank Mattson, 2014.

Lies that life is black and white. Hank Mattson, 2014.

Hank Mattson, 2014.

Hank Mattson, 2014.

sketchbokk. Hank Mattson, 2014.

sketchbokk. Hank Mattson, 2014.

The beginning of my sketchbook, I titled, Taking from the Italians. Watercoloring and poeming. Hank Mattson, 2013.

The beginning of my sketchbook, I titled, Taking from the Italians. Watercoloring and poeming. Hank Mattson, 2013.

Sketchbooking in watercolor and crow quill. Hank Mattson, 2014.

Sketchbooking in watercolor and crow quill. Hank Mattson, 2014.