From Cartoon Illustration

Original cartoons by Joana Miranda Studio

Freehand Drawn Art: A Windy Day

Windy Day freehand drawn illustration by Joana Miranda

My freehand drawn art is a form of meditation - a chance to practice being in the moment and setting aside my inner critic. Here's the result:

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Simple Perspective for Cartoon Illustrations

Simple perspective for cartoon illustrations - Heavy Stuff illustration by Joana Miranda

Creating simple perspective for cartoon illustrations is fun. Plus, your characters will be grateful to have an environment to inhabit, too!

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Bird Brain and Other Doodles

Funny bird character art by Joana Miranda

My Bird Brain and Other Doodles from this Moleskine notebook spread represent a refining and simplification of my illustration technique.

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Funny Character Art: Moleskine Doodles

Moleskine ink doodle funny character art by Joana Miranda

Creating funny character art is a mental process. Keeping a sense of humility, empathy and humor is all part of the exercise, too!

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Doodles From My Sketchbook

Yo Yo Mouse illustration by Joana Miranda

These doodles from my sketchbook are part self portraits and part exercises in unlearning to draw. Needless to say, simplifying is key.

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Pandemic Greeting Card

Pandemic greeting card by Joana Miranda

The message in my pandemic greeting card can be tailored to suit your needs. Here's hoping you're all wearing your masks and keeping cheerful!

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Happy Illustration Art

Happy Illustration Art by Joana Miranda

Creating happy illustration art is not only my way of trying to give something positive to the world; it also lifts me up in the process, too.

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