Drawing Live

Here is a drawing of guitarist Steve Selvidge supporting the band Bash & Pop at a show last Saturday night in New Jersey. I was able to, easily, get unusually close to make a few drawings…and the light was great for once. Anyway, here’s Steve doing what he does. Greg Betza ©2017

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Inktober?

Every October I see artists posting that “this one is for Inktober…” or “starting my Inktober…”, and I get it, ink drawings in October. But I’ve never really understood the origin. So I just looked it up and found that it was created by Mr. Jake Parker as a way to improve his skills with […]

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TTG

Stands for “Through The Glasses”. I was in Sweetwater, TN watching the solar eclipse and caught this girl trying to take an iPhone picture of the sun through her eclipse glasses. I have a feeling it didn’t work too well. But hey, it was worth a try. Greg Betza 2017

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I was drawing in Memphis…

…at a dive bar/restaurant (if you can call what I ate food 😬) on the famous Beale street. I particularly enjoyed this bass player’s body language. Memphis is a strange town, a little stuck in time. Looking around it’s easy to imagine Elvis walking around on those streets which is kind of nice. Greg Betza 

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Eclipse 2017

My family and I “eclipse-chased” this week, all the way to Sweerwater, Tenn! Sweetwater had a totality of 2:37, which was truly an unbelievable experience. Words truly cannot express what we saw. If you can see a total solar eclipse in your lifetime, do it. Greg Betza 2017

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Dog Sitting

For those of you that know me you know I’m not much of a pet person. Having never had a pet of my own I’ve never developed the need for a pet. BUT for the next 3 weeks my family is dog sitting a great little maltese (I think) named Bentley. He’s been a lot […]

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Driveway

I like grabbing materials to draw with that I don’t often use. The different feel and look of the line lets new things happen. I drew this scene outside my window with a thick black marker with a chiseled tip. Fun. Greg Betza ©2017

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European Fashion Show

I’m happy to announce my inclusion in the traveling show “Across Europe with Best Fashion Illustration“. There are many wonderful artists in the show and I am honored to be amongst them. Here is a piece that is available for purchase through their website: http://www.modeart.eu Greg Betza ©2017

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