Here's some elements I really like. Cowkid with a really cool hat, nice looking dog and the sun shining down to allow me to "not finish" the lines. Which I attempt any chance I get. When the sun is washing out a hat and or shoulder, it's my pleasure to draw the shadow side of the shape and let the white bleed through.
A typical scene in the high desert California/Nevada area. If you've never taken the time to visit the high desert, this area is just north of Bishop, it is well worth it. Once you purge the "city" out of your mind, it is truly a beautiful place. 12"h x17"w. Pen and ink.