Saturday, March 10, 2018

Bursting into Bloom

I finally figured out how to film a work-in-progress video! This is going to be fun.

Music credit: Joshua Bell, "Aucassin and Nicolette" by Fritz Kreisler.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Won't you be my valentine?

Happy Valentine's Day! Here are some free illustrated valentines for all your Feb. 14th needs. 

(Pro tip: use cardstock!)

Monday, December 11, 2017

Ding-Dong Merrily on High

It's that time of year again! As my gift to you, here are free printable gift tags for all your gift-giving this Christmas.

(Pro tip: for best results, use white cardstock and put your printer settings on "best".)

Merry Christmas!!


Sunday, December 3, 2017

Shop Update!

I'm delighted to announce a bunch of new items are now available over on my Etsy shop!

You can find original framed art and some fun illustrated Father Christmas notecards just in time for December 25th.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

The woman, the myth, the legend

I can't even believe it but I got a chance to meet one of my illustration heroes, Jan Brett!

To see a comic of the adventure, click here.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Bon voyage, sketchbook

Through SCBWI, I had the pleasure of participating in a fun little project with a traveling sketchbook.

I wanted to paint a place I would want to walk into and explore... a cozy cafe with a cat seemed just about right.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Happy Trees

I so wish I could share all the illustrations I've been working on for the new book from Mograce Publishing, "The Kingdom Without Rhyme". It will be released in spring 2018.

Until then, here's a look at painting happy trees.