WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 15


What: This is a graphite (pencil) drawing of a manga character which I conceptualized. While anime is Japanese animation, manga (漫画) is Japanese comics and cartoons. Through reading about manga, I learned that a mangaka (漫画家) is translated as a comic artist or cartoonist and also refers to the manga author whom is often Japanese. I guess…

YOU CAN WEAR MY ART, NOW!


​New announcement here: I have gotten involved with a site called shopvida.com. If you haven’t heard of this unique site here is an explanation. Shopvida.com is a new, online clothing retail company that connects with artists! Yes, listen closer, my fellow artists and those who support the arts. The company provides the products and production and…

WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 14


“Sunlight Breaking I and II” Hello, precious blog readers! I hope all are well! I have not posted on WordPress in so long! I am now 80 years old and enjoying the geriatric life. Just kidding. Still in my 30s and enjoying the pre-geriatric life. But it has been a very long time. I am…

WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 11


Originally posted on caloniedoesart:
3 Paths. Oil on canvas. 2010. 3 Paths II. Oil on canvas. 2012. 3 Paths III. Oil on canvas. 2012. Another in a series of analyses on my art. This one’s late! I’ve done separate posts before on  two of the pieces individually (just click or search the tags ‘oil paint’…

WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 13


Originally posted on caloniedoesart:
Survive.Mixed media & a bird feather on mat board, 2004. “Survive” What: There is quite a bit going on in this piece, so much so that I did not know how to start this post off! I sat for a while just looking at the screen & at the random things…

WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 5 (a second look)


Originally posted on caloniedoesart:
NOTE: When I was going through my posts, I saw that I had already done an art analysis on this piece!! Go see “Artwork Analyses 5”…that one! Being somewhat of a perfectionist, I became somewhat perturbed and annoyed. Silently so. My roommate even noticed a change in my temperament from cheerful to…

I’M STILL AROUND: the absent artist


Hello, my precious blog readers! I am still alive. Lol. I have been gone from WordPress for quite a while due to a variety of circumstances. I haven’t even been blogging on Tumblr, either. Some of the reasons are good, some bad. Some solvable, some difficult. In the meantime, I hope you have been still reading…

UPDATE: my second time with five minutes of artist fame!


Hello! Quick post, here! On March 19th, I published a post that was about my drawing of Psycho Les from the rap/hip hop group The Beatnuts. Here is the drawing I did in 2002: And here are the two posts about it (both posts are identical) on WordPress and Tumblr. Well, I shared both the…

ETCH ABOUT A SKETCH: my sketches 4


Hi, all! Every now and again, I will post sketches I’ve done. Since they are my sketches and not my fine art pieces, they do not see a whole lot of light of day as they are holed up in a notebook, computer/laptop or flash drive. These are some examples of the bare bones of my art….

UPDATE: where’s waldo…i mean, calonie?


Hello, my wonderful and precious blog readers/viewers! How are you? As for how I am, I am like a phantom! Popping up out of nowhere on my blogs (my other blog is at –> Tumblr). I guess it seemed as though I quit blogging (NOPE) or that I died (NOPE, THANK GOD!)… I am still very…