I’m putting in the blanket colors. Notice I have yellows and oranges and browns on my “active pencils” sheet of paper and in the swatches that I use to guide me on the colors.
Dean asked me to write “Golden Morning Coffee with Louie” in a corner of the portrait, with the date he took the photo, enjoying morning coffee with his best friend.
A friend who saw this photo asked, "Did you write that lettering? Freehand?"