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My Favorite Things – Reworking An Old Illustration (and seeing the progress!)

Today I re-worked an old illustration...and here's the result!

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Jo’s Journey (A Somewhat Irreverent Guide to Doing Anything Better) – Working With a Pain in the Neck

In the spirit of "taking it easy" I decided to do a timed illustration today. Here's what happened...

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A Wardrobe That Even Carrie Bradshaw Would Envy…Whimsical Fashionista Illustration by Joana Miranda

This fashionista may be slightly off balance in her Manolos, but her style choices are spot on!

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A Partially Rendered Illustration Opens Up My Perspective (and Priorities!)

Sometimes it takes a partially rendered illustration to help you see more clearly and shift your design priorities. Here's one of my illustrations in progress...

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My Favorite Things – Making Progress at the Drafting Table

Sometimes progress comes only after a lot of botched attempts and head-scratching...

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Jo’s Journey (A Somewhat Irreverent Guide to Doing Anything Better) – When Less is More

I've been de-cluttering all my life. I'm a confessed neat freak, but recently I took my de-cluttering to a new extreme and decided to embrace the Ten Item Wardrobe concept.

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Fashion Centered Meditating Diva – Whimsical Greeting Card by Joana Miranda

My newest illustration is very "of the moment"....

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An Illustration in Process (Step 2)

My illustrations always start with a rough pencil sketch. From there I transfer the sketch to marker paper and create a clean tracing outline with fine line pens. Then the fun begins...adding color!

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Splurge! A Whimsical Illustration Featuring My New Copic Sketch Markers

I've been having a blast illustrating with my new Copic Sketch markers and Stabilo fine line pens. Here's the first illustration using these new pens...

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