I’ve had this design for a while so I decided to paint it. Thanks to a watercolor doodle. But it just wasn’t happening with watercolor. It turned out ok with acrylic. Not really. On a positive note I started playing around with a brush. This a cool technique I want to work with. First roughContinue reading “Tangled up”
I’ve been sketching a lot of letters. It’s always the ones that just happen that keep me excited. I totally get the whole you gotta love the process. Should I be signing my work? I have this habit of creating and sharing…everything. So there I go on society 6 going over all of my designs.Continue reading “Create because you want to”
I just want to have fun with this book. I’m still working on my summer plan. All the details are almost in place. I sat and doodled away at some lines, patterns, and textures. Ok at first I referenced some Instagram faves. Then I just kept creating. It’s like writing. It’s always good to justContinue reading “Creative Brainstorm”
the right attitude I say attitude makes all the difference. The one on the right is awesome. The one on the left needs work. I definitely used the wrong paper and the wrong brush but still painted an awesome flower. The right attitude always wins!
my whole book? Well I should think so. This copic marker has worked out great. I really need some new colors. Pink and blue…lots of blues. The best hand lettering happens when you just practice and let your style blossom. I believe in this book and the message. And with that. it’s time to startContinue reading “Hand lettering…”
Curiosity is a mind changer. Curiosity allows you to dream,imagine and most importantly wander. It’s the greatest gift that led us to fly in a plane or on Space Mountain. I saw a strange movie last night. It was about a woman who’s brain lived but her body died. Through a brain transplant she livedContinue reading “It’s important”
I’m done with the illustrations. I like the ones I repainted a whole lot better. Maybe I should repaint this …and I found an awesome marker to do all the hand lettering. What an awesome brown. I’d like to buy more of these. Yes! …and then there’s this obsession with hearts. This book has beenContinue reading “Done”
Here I am working on a book and finishing my last illustration. Then I get this amazing idea to paint hearts. I do love hearts. I do love the idea that one project leads to another. Live your story is a fun book for kids to look at…the grown up ones too. Painting objects withContinue reading “Heart shaped stickers”
Yes these groovy glasses are cute and perfect for the stop reading page. This tree has to happen. Yeah these are much more interesting to look at. Oh I can use Audrina’s dry brush technique to create he tree. This book is going to be awesome.