Customs & Coloring

After the longest custom commission of my illustration career, I cannot explain to you how bittersweet the end was. Last week, all three Scarlett were signed- and I jest that instead of water I used my own tears to paint the … Continue reading

The final stretch

The final stretch

Part of me thinks I am prolonging this completion due to separation anxiety : ) Working away on a dreary day here in central cali on my master project, the Scarlett-Jo triptych paintings! After a jaunt with the pugs I … Continue reading

Catchup!

I feel like I am always playing catch up here with the blog! I don’t know if anyone else running a small/home-bound business can feel me on this, but to me we are so inundated with social and web outlets … Continue reading

Giveaway! 5 hours to close!

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All I picked up this week was a killer flu bug, but one lucky reader will be grabbing this year’s annual holiday giveaway prize of a Continue reading

Giveaway! -An Illustrated Turkey Countdown-

(catchy eh?) The giveaway will run from Thursday November 21st-Wednesday the 27th! There is not only a grand prize to enter for, but flash gifts and deals that will be posted at random over the 6 days! Here is a … Continue reading

A journey in McQueen- Scarlett Johansson, a Tryptich

Remember back in the day when I used to blog daily? : o Its a very distant memory… so much so that I  am already working on my new years resolution, which involves better time management between my two loves of … Continue reading

NEW Mini-Prints! Holiday sale and October Giveaway

NEW Mini-Prints! Holiday sale and October Giveaway

Rolling in a treasure trove of new #miniprints that came in today! Look for some upcoming holiday deals over at the etsy store and of course, a #giveaway is brewing! Follow us here on the blog, and these other networks … Continue reading

Illustration, fashion, and pug loaves!

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I liiiive : ) Personal time has been at the minimum- with the weekly chipping away at one of largest custom commissioned projects, working on my fledgling brand’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection, and handling orders for those little clay miniatures I … Continue reading

Scarlett, Base Sketch Completion!

Now on to watercolor paper, and time to paint! Finally!

#3 full, moon?

 

Also, preview of an edit the client requested on portrait #2! We moved the moon accent from the earring to a long chain down her back- I think it was a great decision : )

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Update: Custom Commission, A Triptych- Scarlett Johansson

Early stages of the third and final central portrait for a massive 3-piece custom request I am doing for a collector and dear friend in Switzerland! See the early beginnings of the first two drawings here.

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These are about 1/3 complete, and now I’m more like 3/4 finished : ) I’ll post tonights most recent progress shortly! So excited to get these to paint! Illustrated from the breathtaking editorial and cover of December 2011 issue of Vanity Fair shot by Mario Sorrenti.

 

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