Taking a break to play with my new dry media digital brushes. I think they may be my new favorite brushes. Like what you see…you can get them from Kyle T. Webster.
So last night, I watched Lynne Chapman’s Craftsy course (for free! no less) on how to draw picture book characters. I must say I feel as though something really clicked in the way she explained her process, especially the animal characters. If you have a chance I do highly recommend this course. Anyways, I was sketching tonight, trying out some of her techniques and I thought I’d share a little character I came up with. I also thought it was […]
Last week’s #colour_collective colour was cordovan. This is my entry. Inspired by the times I used to have tea parties with my stuffed animals in the basement.
So when I was growing up I convinced my parents to get me an Irish Setter…which I named Rusty (how original…I know!) She was not the healthiest of dogs. It was always one things after another. But she was a good dog…because as my husband says…all dogs are good dogs!
Been crazy busy lately! Curious to know what I’ve been upto?? check it out! Flipside Prints I feel like my creative brain has been squeezed dry…at least that’s how I felt last week. There’s still more work to be done, but I need to give myself a wee break…get away from the computer screen and reconnect with pencil and paper. Here are a few sketches… With any luck things will slow down a little and I will […]
I am super excited to announce that I am now a published illustrator! My first book is out now. I did the illustrations…I didn’t write it. This is somewhat of a dream come true. Fours years ago when I went back to school…I had the idea that I wanted to illustrate books…children’s books. Not long after graduating I was lucky enough to have to have the opportunity to work with the lovely people over at Chouette Publishing. I did two […]