The anatomy-of-a-sketch involves deciding on a subject, creating a thumbnail sketch, followed sometimes by multiple drawing attempts. (Rinse and repeat daily!)
From Tool Box
New Urban Illustrations
I'm excited to introduce my new urban illustrations! Each of these illustrations was done on location in pen in my Moleskine sketchbook.
My (New) Favorite Art Supplies and Why
In this post, I share my new favorite art supplies and why. Spoiler alert: sometimes going cheaper can have its definite advantages.
The beauty of cartoon mishaps is being able to identify with and laugh at characters without worrying about hurting their feelings.
Creating A Detailed Drawing
Creating a detailed drawing takes more thought, planning, and, yes, pushing through your discomfort zone. But the end result is worth it!
Illustrated Adventures with Watercolor
My illustrated adventures with watercolor this week have included experimenting with how and when I apply the shadows. And here's a demo!
5 Ways to Recharge Your Creativity
Here are 5 ways to recharge your creativity - an easy enough list to do that just requires some "rinse and repeating" for success.
Cartoonist at Work
I spend a lot of my time illustrating; but sometimes I switch into my cartoonist at work mode. Here's a sneak peek into my process...
Simple Perspective for Cartoon Illustrations
Creating simple perspective for cartoon illustrations is fun. Plus, your characters will be grateful to have an environment to inhabit, too!
Unlearning to Draw
Unlearning to draw is harder than it seems. It requires silencing your inner critic and also thinking way out of the (crayon?) box.