The next time Dr. Kay attends a lecture, someone in the room may be his next subject. He typically makes several sketches of the person, drawing simple lines on a napkin or notepad before he achieves an image that really conveys the true essence of that individual.
There may be no higher form of flattery.
Carol Patton, a freelance writer based in Las Vegas, writes the Rheum After 5 column for The Rheumatologist.
Editor’s note: Listen to Dr. Kay talk more about the art of caricature on our website: www.the-rheumatologist.org.