Grasshopper

I donated the last of Mad Phil’s stuff to a local nonprofit’s tag sale, where it helped bulk up the bottom line a bit. While I unpacked the van, a grasshopper stopped by to supervise:

Grasshopper on corrugated cardboard
Grasshopper on corrugated cardboard

I’m sure Dad worked from a model while he did this drawing:

The Grasshopper
The Grasshopper

You couldn’t imagine something like that if you’d never seen one…

The green background in the top picture is a sine-curve drafting template. Remember drafting templates?