Tagged whimsical art

Creating A Detailed Drawing

Sneak peek into my In the Kitchen detailed drawing

Creating a detailed drawing takes more thought, planning, and, yes, pushing through your discomfort zone. But the end result is worth it!

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Going Back to Scribbles

Selfie illustration by Joana Miranda

Going back to scribbles is not as easy as it would seem. But if you have the courage to trust the process, you may be pleasantly surprised.

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A is for Apple Illustration

Acrobatic Ape illustration by Joana Miranda

In my A is for Apple Illustration, my goal was to challenge myself to convey characters, moods and emotions with minimal lines and colors.

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New Products in My Shop at Society6!

New Products in my shop at Society6 - The Little Soccer Girl T-shirt

There are new products in my shop at Society6 and I hope you'll be excited when you see them. Bonus - they also happen to be on sale!

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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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