Sketches from Jamaica Bay

Im starting some illustrations for an ongoing project with an amazing author (names and details to follow soon), in the meantime here is a sample of some illustrations of birds, bait, fish and flies from Jamaica bay and the Rockaways.

 Fluke (Doormat), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"      

Fluke (Doormat), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 

 

 Bay Anchovy and Finger Mullet, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Bay Anchovy and Finger Mullet, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Juvenile Menhaden (Peanut Bunker), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Juvenile Menhaden (Peanut Bunker), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Bob's Banger, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Bob's Banger, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Shore Break Bass and Bait, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Shore Break Bass and Bait, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Bruiser Bluefish, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Bruiser Bluefish, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Fluke, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Fluke, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Striper, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Striper, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Striper (Portrait), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Striper (Portrait), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Striper (Broom Tail), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Striper (Broom Tail), pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Swimming Striper, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Swimming Striper, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Bucktail Deceiver, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Bucktail Deceiver, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Clouser Minnow, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Clouser Minnow, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

 Forster's Terns, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"

Forster's Terns, pencil on paper, 7" x 10"