Illustration

I Owe The Flower

  I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.  ~Claude Monet   Until tomorrow.   In The Studio today May 3rd I dug out a design I did almost 10 years ago that I thought I’d share and add a…

A Secret Message…

    “Hope” is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words And never stops – at all   And sweetest – in the Gale – is heard And sore must be…

Happy Birthday Betsy!

    “Your birthday is a special time to celebrate the gift of ‘you’ to the world.” – Anonymous Love you Betsy – Hope you had a wonderful day and thank you for being a gift to so many. Stand…

Take Flight…

  Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly. – Proverb       In The Studio today April 20, 2012 I created this piece because I was reminded that cute is important!

FUSIONMAN To The Rescue!

  Did you see the story about the man dressed as Batman who was pulled over on a freeway in Maryland? What was your immediate thought? Mine was he was either a nut job or it was a publicity gimmick.…

Inspiration – Women!

“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.” – Coco Chanel Artists always struggle with finding their muse – that thing that sparks an idea and gets us excited to create. I am fascinated by women. I’m curious about self-confidence,…

Just Doo-dle!

It’s good for the brain! I wanted to be in the zone – that place you go when you doodle or create or whatever you call it. It’s a powerful place even if you just doodle. Hope you like today’s…

The Secret Garden – First Sketch

I spent much of today watching two versions of The Secret Garden for inspiration for an illustration for my soon to be sister-in-law’s new tattoo! When starting an illustration I contemplate for a few days. I design in my mind…