Tag: Inkling

Digital ballpoint art

This very colorful digital artwork is being displayed to demonstrate what can be done from a ballpoint pen drawing. Our art community is quite diverse therefore adapting to people likes works for me folks. Combine ding different art medium brings in a larger base line or support system for the ballpoint pen art movement which…

Red Madonna

Here's a lovely red Madonna ballpoint pen drawing completed by Jerry Stith. http://www.artistdaily.com/media/g/member/tags/Jerry+Stith/default.aspx  MY GALLERY http://jerrystith.multiply.com/ Ballpoint Pen Art International: My Site http://jerry-stith.fineartamerica.com/  Prints and cards available

The King

Here’s an Elvis Presley portrait Elvis Presley was the first real rock and roll star. A white southerner who singing blues laced with country and country tinged with gospel, Presley brought together music from both sides of the color line. Presley performed this music with a natural hip swiveling sexuality that made him a teen…

Ronald Reagan

This portrait is dedicated to Ronald Reagan’s upcoming centennial birthday. President Reagan carried forty-nine states two elections in a row plus made plenty of improvement worldwide or throughout the United States of America. I've been a portrait artist from 1968 and during that time span many different styles, medium, media, colors, techniques or approaches have…

Van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh is one of my favorite artists. Vincent van Gogh was born in Groot Zundert, The Netherlands on 30 March 1853. Van Gogh's birth came one year to the day after his mother gave birth to a first, stillborn child–also named Vincent. There has been much speculation about Vincent van Gogh suffering later…

Oil-based Inks

Oil based ballpoint pen inks: half tones, dark rich colors and mile long lines The inventor of the ballpoint pen was Mr. John J. Load a citizen of the United States, residing at Weymonth, in the county of Norfolk and Common Wealth of Massachusetts, patented the first ballpoint pen. The first patent on a ballpoint…

Ink Colors

This oil based ballpoint pen lighthouse drawing is completely focused on colors. Many people or artists aren't aware of colored ballpoint pens therefore they most often think my artworks are another medium. I say that after forty-two years as a ballpoint pen artists. Black blacks, dark rich colors, sharp contrast, soft details and interesting topics…

Smokey

Jackie C. Gleason might say, How Sweet It Is! I consider myself really lucky to have seen Gleason on our B &W TV set as a child or young adult. He played so many different characters plus kept us laughing all the way through his programs. He’s one of America’s greatest comedians or funny men…

John Wayne

John Wayne certainly is an American legion or spectacular star in the film industry. He’s definitely one of the most popular cowboy film makers of all times and a person that portrayed manhood or a person standing tall. I dedicated this portrait to him because I loved his life style and personal values in daily…

Sixties Revised

This bright multi colored ballpoint pen drawing of the top Deadhead was completed as a reminder of the sixties rock and roll movement. Garcia certainly impacted the American music scene plus did have a large following and certainly represented the drug culture. I thought a colorful rendition would best represent his character, style or audience.…

Satisfaction

Here’s another ballpoint pen drawing completed of a modern day figure. A Brit that can’t get satisfaction might have something to do with how high his taxes are there in England. His man’s known worldwide for his singing ability yet he’s seen be me as a guy with a big mouth.  I’ve done many portraits…

Togetherness

Ladies and gentlemen, here’s another example of what can be done with a ballpoint pen as a medium. This is community coming together, fellow-shipping or brotherhood thyme. In this day and age unity isn’t quote “like the good old days” or what it was for my parents or grandparents. Unlocked doors at home, knowing all…