Autumn Sketches

We are well into Autumn in Chicago now. Our finest two months are September and October…the crisp air, the golden light, the changing color of the trees. I got married in the month of October…nine years ago. The day was 75 degrees and sunny with a light breeze. My sketch a day series has followed … More Autumn Sketches

And Summer Ends…

Wow…while I have not posted here in a while, my sketch-a-day project has continued and perhaps will give you a little glance into our short but absolutely magical summer. It was full of roadtrips, day trips, beach and pool days, rainy movie nights, sleepovers with cousins and staying up late catching fireflies. The garden is … More And Summer Ends…

May Sketches

May has been busy busy and well, just wonderful. And my sketch a day project has definitely taken a hit as far as my nightly postings go on instagram (you can follow me at @marygasparart) 😉 So there have been a couple nights of extreme catch up. And these are usually on days where I … More May Sketches

Commissions East and West

Here are two recent commissions I finished this past week…one for a client in New York City and the other, an interior designer in Los Angeles. Both pieces are an ode to summer…to the beach, the warm wind, lush landscapes and the promise that longer days are here to stay…for at least a while;)