The first project I want to complete is an herb calendar that showcases seasonal herbs. I am conducting research at the moment to select which I will feature for this calendar, and I am hoping to include quotes from authors and informative snippets about the herb on each page. Story behind the calendar This calendar … [Read more…]
The most satisfying part of painting is adding shadows and highlights. I feel like shadows add depth to any piece and emotional response. Since I began working in graphic design 10 years ago, I have been trying to find myself somewhere in the field. I was so caught up in waiting for a style to … [Read more…]
I don’t encourage anyone to take years off from their art. Yet, small breaks can sometimes be refreshing and allow for some contemplation. I have been reading In Montmartre by Sue Roe and it is a fabulous chronicle of the lives of Picasso, Matisse, and the Birth of Modernist Art. The topic of this blog … [Read more…]
This December I am vlogging on Youtube about all of the changes the end of 2017 brought for us. We moved into a new apartment and I began working for a new company. The changes have brought a rich source of inspiration for me. As with every year, I begin to think contemplate a transition … [Read more…]
Developing personal projects is one of the most important things a designer can do with their spare time. It’s refreshing to know something you created is taking your vision and style to a new level. This was a commissioned branding project for a friend.