Berkeley graphic designer and artist Diana Howard pulled out her sketchbook to capture some birds taking a snack break. “It’s that time of year again… rowdy flocks of mixed-species birds, gorging on berries even as the hawks glide above,” she writes. See more of Howard’s Berkeley sketches.
Berkeleysider and graphic designer Diana Howard attended the Berkeley High School graduation at the Greek Theatre on Friday. She was there to see her mentee graduate. She writes: “Here’s a sketch of what I could see from the nosebleed (lawn) ‘seat’ I was in. No one up there could understand anything they were saying because all […]
Berkeleysider Diana Howard sketched some of the plants she has been collecting for her Berkeley garden. She writes: Because I do not own the land on which I grow my garden, I try to keep gardening costs down. One of the things I’ve been doing belongs to the old-fashioned way of gardening: gathering seeds, runners and cuttings.All of […]
Berkeleysiders came out in force last night to enjoy a wonderful evening of stand-up, courtesy of The Other Café Comedy Showcase, at the Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse. The talented Diana Howard, a Berkeley resident and freelance designer, created this sketch to commemorate the occasion.
Berkeley designer Diana Howard has spotted this bird several times in her garden recently. She says it’s been identified as a Northern Flicker. See Howard’s previous sketches published on Berkeleyside here.
Sketch by Diana Howard.
Last week’s sketch of a French horn player by designer and Berkeley resident Diana Howard proved so popular, we have sought her permission to reproduce her wonderful drawings regularly. Here we have a student on the way to school yesterday on Ohlone Greenway — but taking some time out, perhaps to check in with friends or play […]