Cartoon raven and bat resembling Poe and Dracula.
The Pleasure of Serial Reading

I recently discovered Dracula Daily, a newsletter which sends you individual chapters from Dracula by Bram Stoker in “real time.” As you might remember, Dracula is written as a series of letters, journal entries, newspaper articles and so on, each … Read More

Drawing of pink house and moped
Drawing from Life

In my last post, I mentioned that drawing makes me makes me much more observant. This charming pink house is on a narrow side street in Belem, Portugal, and when I saw it, I knew I wanted to draw it. … Read More

Manage Subscriptions

Welcome to my website! It’s really nice to see you here! If you just signed up, you don’t need to do anything else – thank you! If you didn’t mean to sign up, or if you’ve changed your mind, you … Read More

Cartoon squirrel drawing on a brain
How Drawing Has Changed My Perspective

Hahahaha – see what I did with that title? No? Rats… Sketchy art humor aside (hahahaha – I did it again!), drawing helps me look at the world more closely and in a different way. And please notice that I … Read More

Couple on beach at sunset
The Joy of Traveling Slowly

There is a joy in deciding that time is your friend, in choosing deliberate stillness. Realizing you will never be able to see everything you want to see is actually liberating. When anyone, young or old, begins traveling, the instinctive … Read More

Cartoon sheep dressed as Romans making dad jokes
Hadrian’s Sheep

The guards at Hadrian’s wall have changed a bit over the centuries…

Flush of the Gods

Because this is a sophisticated, intellectual site, today’s topic is British toilets. To start with, the variety of flushing mechanisms is astonishing. There are buttons on adjacent walls that require the finger strength of King Kong to adequately push. There … Read More

New day, new blog…aka I Got Hacked

Welcome to the new blog! A couple of years ago, having left my website fairly unattended, I was surprised and horrified to get a note from my host provider saying it looked like my blog had been hacked. This was … Read More


About Ederial Art I sign and publish my digital art on Instagram under the name Ederial Art. At first, I didn’t use my real name because I was a complete beginner and didn’t want any pressure. As Ederial Art, I … Read More

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