Acrylic, Gouache, Sharpie and Colored Pencil on Wood Panel, 18″ x 24″, 2013.
“You want to take a picture of me?! Why?” Cysco asked.
“Because I’m an artist and I’m making these drawings,” I spoke back.
“How much is it going to cost me?”
“Nothing,” I replied, “Nothing at all.”
Cysco then dropped his guard, stepped to his left, and extended his left arm, gripping the steel rail firmly. He stared back; a look of absolute heroism.