Tag Archives: Jazz

Are you Hep?

I was about six or seven the first time I saw Cab on Sesame Street, singing Hi-De-Ho Man with the Two Headed Monster. No idea who he was, but the song was stuck in my head for years. It’s one of my favorites of his, and Are you Hep to the Jive? Everybody Eats When […]

Dizzy New Year

Happy New Year people! Back to work! Continuing where I left off last year with some portraits of a few of my favorite jazz musicians: Dizzy Gillespie, black ink pen, India ink 9×12 #artistoninstagram #pendrawing #indiaink #portrait #dizzygillespie #manteca #nightsintunisia #bebop #jazz #jazzlegend #trumpeter #illustration #blackandwhite #makearteveryday #artbynuwaver74

Mingus in Midtown

In 2010 I was in New York visiting family, and I had gone to Best Buy on Fifth Ave to see about getting Christmas gifts for some people on my list. I was wearing my pork pie hat and was walking toward the music section when a man came up to me and complimented me […]

One O’Clock Jump

I’m in a jazzy mood tonight. I might do a few of my favorite artists. The great Count Basie, ink pen and India ink, 9×12. #artistoninstagram #pendrawing #artbynuwaver74 #inkdrawing #inksketch #countbasie #indiaink #jazzmusic #jazzlegend #pianist #oneoclockjump #illustration #blackandwhite #makearteveryday

Jazzy Lady

Inktober continues, Jazzy Lady. Pen, India ink & brush, 9X12 #artistoninstagram #inktober #pendrawing #penandink #indiaink #art #jazz #vintagemicrophone #jazzsinger #makeartdaily #illustration #portrait #youngwoman #blackandwhite