Draw An Owl

Reading Posters

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Today & tomorrow I’ll show you a couple of older READING Posters. This one is from 2006, and most every year I painted one for librarians and teachers to purchase for their classrooms. In order to encourage their students to read more. They are also available from my Zazzle Shop. Here’s a link to Draw An Owl, have fun drawing …

Green or Red Tractor?

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

A few years ago I Illustrated a book and needed a tractor for the story. This first picture was in the beginning stages when I realized there was just too much green for my liking… So I ended up using the one below. A bright red tractor. Here’s a coloring sheet of  a Tractor to download, print and (using crayons, markers or …

Day 10: Frogs

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

I have done a number of frogs for different things, but this first illustration was for a book that I was asked to illustrate in 2005 and then,   unfortunately;  the book never got published. ya win some, ya lose some. But, here are a couple of frogs: and here’s a note to study how to draw a frog. Well, here …

Gone Fishing

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Day 9: Day of FISHING. I have never been fishing in my entire life…but, someday I’d like to try. But, I have had the opportunity to draw people fishing a couple of times. Here are three of them: Here’s a link to DRAW A FISH! …..and another to DRAW A FUNNY SHARK!  Have some fun with your kids & draw!  -Rose PS: …

Eight Days A Weeek!

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Day 8 of our Month of May Event! The event is not really anything special, but simply a bunch of my illustrations…mostly pretty old ones that we haven’t seen in a while…some good, some not-so-good. (and always there’s a DrawPage). This is from one of the I wanna Be Me Books. Just a fun little picture of two little bugs playing …

Raccoon Day

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Wow, we’re at Day 7 of Memories & Illustrations Event – a month long series! A few years ago there were a couple of raccoon babies we found in one of our apple trees. We’ll call today Raccoon Day. We kept seeing them night after night, and had to assume that something must’ve happened to their mom.  Because they were …

Rose PhD.

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Day 6 of Illustrating Memories Month Here is a part of an illustration I did in the book: Andy Goes to the Aquarium.   You can find it on Amazon or check it out right here.   In one part little Andy has to talk to the manager of the aquarium, so I drew the manager in a medical uniform to …

Alligator Wrangler

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Day 5 of Illustration-Reminiscing Month. This one was done, and even re-done a looong time ago. This is the better clearer copy so, I am posting this…but I originally painted this one in the 90s. I know that it really doesn’t make a whole lot of sense. but, my little athletic alligator is able to eat the apple tied to …

My Dog, Sluggo Day!

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Okay: Day Four. Back in 2006 I did a series of whimsical drawings of My Dog, Sluggo. He was the our family dog all through our kids childhood, and actually Sluggo was already gone by then, but he was a big part of the family when the kids were little. Here he is (1989) waiting for our youngest son to …

Surprise Day

Rose Motivation/Inspiration & Stories 0 Comments

Here’s another line drawing from back in the eighties. Can you tell by my BillCosby-like-sweater?…and the fact that the paper is getting yellowed? In December of 1985 or maybe ’86, a few friends threw me a surprise birthday party and it took well over a month into the new year, to send them thank you cards. This is the drawing …