Long have these been a staple of my creative pursuits, and long may they continue to be.

The subject matter is as consistent as the presentations are diverse, with each being indicative of a particular period of time. Pieces such as these are where my creative pursuits began many years ago. And are also the reason why my thumbs are usually coated with graphite dust. Which isn't safe to ingest or do much of anything with. And serves only to smudge perfectly good sketches unecessarily.