Tagged freehand ink illustration

Real Time Drawing Video

In this real time drawing video, a lazy candlestick emerges from my pen (and imagination.) Only a few brain cells were burned in the process!

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From My Moleskine Sketchbook

From My Sketchbook - Detail - The A-Line Mini

The latest illustration from my Moleskine sketchbook was a riff on a theme. Or, more precisely, I used my lines to play around with the A-Line!

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Limited Color Palettes

PoodleOohs illustration detail

Sticking with limited color palettes doesn't have to be boring. Furthermore, limited colors can tie together and simplify a busy illustration.

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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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