Monthly Archives: December 2015
This past year I started watching The Big Valley western TV show and have been enjoying it very much. I have only seen about a dozen of the episodes as of yet, but judging from what I have seen … Continue reading
After a delightful vacation the week of Christmas I’m back to work and rearing to go! For the last while I’ve been working on a pencil portrait of James Drury, star of the western TV show “The Virginian”. I’ve … Continue reading
Under California Stars In 90 Seconds from The Western Desk on Vimeo.
Gene Rhodes (Eugene Manlove Rhodes 1869-1934) was an old-time cowboy who became a writer of western fiction, in his fiction he had the delightful habit of pausing in the midst of the story to add a bit of non-fiction. A … Continue reading
Siege This episode from season two is one of my all-time favorite Virginian shows. The story itself is as classic a western story as you can get: a town is under the rule of evil men, the a man with … Continue reading
Eyes Of Texas In 90 Seconds from The Western Desk on Vimeo.
“If you want to be respected, you must respect others.”~Hopalong Cassidy