Ballpoint pen on paper, with digitally added colours and treatment.
Currently on exhibit at the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art


hospital, chemo, chemotherapy, fromlifesketch, johndouglas, john douglas, health, miscdrawing


  • steve2727
    steve2727over 1 year ago

    Beautiful and touching graphic for such a raw and delicate theme…. great work John’

  • Ah, thanks Steve, really glad you see this

    – John Douglas

  • Bruce Miller
    Bruce Millerover 1 year ago

    disturbing. Beautiful but difficult.

  • That’s me covered, now how about the art? Thanks Bruce.

    – John Douglas

  • LisaMM
    LisaMMover 1 year ago

    wonderful drawing done with great sensitivity…..being the last chemo, i see it as a celebration, an image and moment full of hope. Congrats in this being currently exhibited John.

  • Thanks Lisa, and yes indeed a celebration!

    – John Douglas

  • Loui  Jover
    Loui Joverover 1 year ago

    you have drawn ‘dignity’ in the mouth of hell.

  • thank-you Loui, that is a beautiful comment – one I will treasure

    – John Douglas

  • Shylie Edwards
    Shylie Edwardsover 1 year ago

    yes beautiful….beautiful!

  • thanks Shylie

    – John Douglas

  • Clo Sed
    Clo Sedover 1 year ago

    I guess it resonates in most of us………
    you show here pain….. and respect …….. and also acceptance……
    deep deep feeling here

  • ah thanks – always a difficult topic to cover xx

    – John Douglas

  • donnamalone
    donnamaloneover 1 year ago

    I missed this one til now…I second Loui’s most articulate comment. you’ve got the colour of the walls right such a heavy yellow favoured in hospitals

  • thanks very much Donna

    – John Douglas

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