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Drawings by Joana Miranda Studio

Dress for Your Job at Home: Pandemic Tips

Funny ink and watercolor laughing man cartoon illustration by Joana Miranda

How to survive a pandemic? Limit your news consumption and dress for your job at home! Here's how I'm changing up my own routine.

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Sketchbook Inspiration for Lock Down Days

Funny mouse doing yoga cartoon sketch by Joana Miranda

My sketchbook inspiration for lock down days comes from the folks I see passing by. But there are many other things you can consider sketching as well!

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Staying Sane in a Crazy World – An Illustrated Guide

Staying sane in a crazy world - DIY face mask illustration by Joana Miranda

Staying sane in a crazy world is more than a mindset. Self-care requires discipline and energy. Here's an (illustrated) look at how I cope.

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The Art of Staying Focused

For me, the art of staying focused is to stay focused on my art. But I also believe in looking for the positive and celebrating all the little victories.

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Found Object Drawing Video

Ink and water brush pen drawing of little conductor with note shadow - by Joana Miranda

My latest found object drawing video features a tuning fork. Wearing two hats as an illustrator AND musician means I work to find harmony in all the lines!

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SCBWI|Draw This Illustration Challenge

SCBWI Draw This illustration in process - by Joana Miranda

I may have gone with a traditional cat/mouse theme for my SCBWI|Draw This illustration challenge submission; however, the sentiment is far from catty!

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