Bottled

Bottled

This week’s Illustration Friday word was Bottled and this is the first thing that came to mind. The original image is from this piece I painted on Monday for my upcoming picture book The Koi Who Cried Wolf, the second picture book by author Katina Lawdis I am...
Behind the Process

Behind the Process

From the Studio 4 Wherever I go whether it’s online or at one of the many events we attend people are always asking about how I make my illustrations. I recently did this image for Illustration Friday’s topic Beneath so I thought I would you it to talk...
Hand Lettering in the Digital Age

Hand Lettering in the Digital Age

People have been hand lettering as long as there has been writing. But in our modern age hand lettering is becoming a disappearing art form. I had been trying to find a font for my website logo and just couldn’t find one that looked right to me. I have never...
Flight of the Manta 3

Flight of the Manta 3

This Art Card was originally designed for The Ripple Project. This Art Card is Sold This image is one of the first 100% digital paintings I have ever made, both drawn and painted on the computer. Using Painter’s excellent brush software I created a pencil that...
Flight of the Manta 2

Flight of the Manta 2

This Art Card was originally designed for The Ripple Project. This Art Card is Sold This image is one of the first 100% digital paintings I have ever made, both drawn and painted on the computer. Using Painter’s excellent brush software I created a pencil that...