Most of my art is inspired by literature. I named this piece Celestina after the Latin American novel I read in a graduate level seminar while studying for my Master in English. It was the first European novel and appeared in 1499. It addressed themes of femininity and courtly love during the period. We looked
This week I decided to pick clouds for my painting subject. I think it’s appropriate due to the time change and the month of March. We are entering spring and with the change of the season I think there is a general shift in inspiration for most artists.
My business cards finally came in the mail! along with the postcards I ordered for pet portraits. This year began with a new goal of self exploration, determination to blog more, and a lot of coffee. Starting a business in illustration is not an easy task and it has definitely been a difficult year. I moved
I decided at the beginning of this year to start a new project I’m calling the 365 Watercolor Project. I have been experimenting with watercolor and thought of doing one small watercolor project a day. I am excited to start this project and see the development of my technique. Personal style comes up frequently among