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William Ternay Jr
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Painting The Colors Of Spring 2015.
Spring finally seems to have settled in just as the Barnes Arboretum opened its gates for the season, this past weekend. When I'd taken the Barnes classes many years ago, Violette de Mazia used the word "effulgent" to describe eleven Van Gogh paintings she'...

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The Aesthetics Of Evil.
I have been asked many times during my career as a courtroom artist whether I ever allow my personal feelings to influence how I depict the defendant. The answer is "No." The only time I entertained doing so was in the murder trial of Thomas Capano, the mos...

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Sketching In My Favorite Places.
There is a variety of places I visit on a regular basis that never cease to inspire me to open my sketchbook and start to make marks on the blank page. One of them is "Jim's Lunch," in Millville, New Jersey. The same family has been making delicious "Diner ...

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Sketching In My Favorite Places.
There is a variety of places I visit on a regular basis that never cease to inspire me to open my sketchbook and start to make marks on the blank page. One of them is "Jim's Lunch," in Millville, New Jersey. The same family has been making delicious "Diner ...

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A Weekend Of Opera, Art, And Tons Of Snow In Boston.
Two weekends ago my friend Nancy and I, and her dog Leah, drove up to Boston to hear Nancy's daughter Rachel sing in an opera. Rachel is a very talented student at the Boston Conservatory of Music. (Thank you Coco for use of the photo.) Once settled into ou...

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The Rules Of Making Art; And How To Violate Them.
Once in awhile I forget the sub-title to my blog is "My adventures as an artist...etc...etc...etc." On a recent weekend night I went to hear my former harmonica teacher, Seth Holtzman, playing a "Blues" gig.in nearby Media, PA. with  his friend, "Johnny Nev...

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Doctor King And My Art Reflecting His Legacy.
Today we celebrate the birthday of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr.            This and the following partial images were done by me for a documentary about the "Civil Rights                                               Movement", when I worked at KYW-TV 3, i...

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The Art Of Making Mike Douglas Thinner.
One of my New Years resolutions for 2015 was to bring order to the mess I call my studio.  In the process I came upon illustrations done while at KYW-TV 3, and the Mike Douglas Show. This illustration is not by me, but of me, posing for a fellow illustrator...

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