Tagged Moleskine Art Sketchbooks

An Illustrated Approach to Creative Flow

Sweet ink and watercolor illustration of two little dearies walking arm in arm - by Joana Miranda

My latest video provides an illustrated approach to creative flow + a few tips for how to jump start creative flow away from your art.

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Fall Art Projects

Detail of two funny birds from fall Moleskine sketch by Joana Miranda

Taking inspiration from nature for your fall art projects is a no-brainer. This short video shows how I go about my drawing process.

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5 Ways to Recharge Your Creativity

Out in the Park (detail from Moleskine illustration by Joana Miranda

Here are 5 ways to recharge your creativity - an easy enough list to do that just requires some "rinse and repeating" for success.

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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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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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