Fine and Graphic Arts

"Yes," I answered you last night; "No," this morning, sir, I say: Colors seen by candle-light Will not look the same by day. ~Elizabeth Barrett Browning"

That is quite true about color. I'm pretty sure this had nothing to do with their conversation, but who am I to question Elizabeth Barrett Browning? ~Peter Grabas July 2010


"You can't depend on your eyes if your imagination is out of focus" ~ Mark Twain


Color Drawing

"If you place a black and white artwork next to a color artwork, 90% of the viewers will choose to look at the color. There is are a number of hypothesis in the psychology of the eye, Madison Avenue marketing firms, and a host of color studies that prove this or you can just take my word for it, after all ... I'm a professional. Don't try this at home! :-)"

Gallery update in January

Color Drawing Gallery
Hover the mouse over any of the three menu choices above to show a grid of 4x4 thumbnail photographs.
Hover the mouse over any of these thumbnails to see a 2x enlarged photograph.
Click the mouse on the 2x photograph to see the 640 x 480 pixel full size photograph.
NOTE: Google, Opera and Safari users will need to keep the mouse button pressed to see the image.
The Latest Opera beta build will act the same as Firefox and the large image will remain on screen after the mouse button is released. Just Safari acts differently.
To close the fullsize photograph click on the 'X' which is displayed in the top right corner.