It was perfectly lovely Sunday afternoon, and Merlin and I went over to hang out at the park. I've been meaning to paint this tree again. It's my favorite one there, and it's so bulbous that I'm afraid one of these years it's going to have to come down, so I keep painting and doing prints of it while it's still around.
We decided just to hang out and enjoy the sunshine, so I did two less formal sketches as well. First one of Merlin:
And then one of the sidelines of the ultimate frisbee game that meets there every Sunday and Tuesday:
It was the perfect way to spend an afternoon.
Martha Kelly is an artist and illustrator who lives and works in Memphis, Tennessee.