An unflappable pigeon wearing a fez


This bird remains calm, cool, and collected.
A.K.A., I remember back when everyone wore a hat. Now, get off my lawn. 😉

Unflappable – pen and watercolor. Drawn with a TWSBI Mini fountain pen (extra fine nib) using Platinum Carbon Ink. Winsor & Newton watercolors. Digital scan adjusted and edited in Photoshop. Background color applied in Illustrator.

Based on an updated (with fez) version of this daily drawing:
Daily drawing of a pigeon

Visit my Etsy shop to purchase 5×7″ and 8×10″ art prints of this design directly from me.

Unflappable 8x10 print at Etsy
Unflappable Pigeon

Visit my Redbubble artist shop to purchase this design as a art board, notebook or other gift item.

Redbubble Unflappable art board
Redbubble Unflappable spiral notebook

Visit my Society6 shop to purchase this design as a art print, tote bag or other home decor item.

Society6 Unflappable art print
Society6 Unflappable tote bag
Collage showing the history of the fez fish

Evolving Art

When we first see a drawing, we might imagine a flash of inspiration leading straight to the finished artwork. Many times that’s what happens, but not always.

One of my favorite drawings took a few years and several versions until the art finally matched up with my imagination. The fez fish began as a 2013 sketch book drawing that I scanned and colored in Photoshop. Continue reading “Evolving Art”