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New Illustration Blog and Art Process

New Blog! IllustrArticles – Illustrated articles about important stuff. I love reading blogs and articles about various topics and I’ve always wanted illustrate for editorials. I’ve done a few editorial illustrations for a newspaper in the past, and would love to do more for magazines, newspapers, blogs, etc. I also […]

Brrrds Chillin in Chicago

Oh, snow! It snowed again. A whopping 3 inches. With all the reports raving about the WINTER STORM HEADING FOR CHICAGO, I mildly pondered if I should have shopped for the groceries I’ve been neglecting to go get for the past week, before the snow comes. But then I fell […]

Glow

What better day to reveal this new piece than Valentine’s Day. It may have been labeled as a Hallmark holiday, but to me, it’s a day that celebrates love & passions. I created this in watercolor & ink and it’s 20×30 inches, largest I’ve painted so far. I even changed […]

Hugging Trees Vs. Pushing Paper

  It’s sometimes a little conflicting to me that I love nature and trees, and I paint on paper. (Paper comes from chopped down trees. But you knew that, right?) Well, I actually have a thing for paper, too, like a lot of artists. Its texture, the grain, the way […]

Kleptoctopus attacks your screen

At the suggestion of my sister that there should be more wallpapers of my work, here’s a new one – The Attack of the Kleptoctopus, featuring Ms. Jessie Bunnie, of course. Yay! Choose your screen size: 1600×1200 | 1280×1024 | 1024×768 | 1024×600 – and right click on the image, […]

This is Ashleigh

Ashleigh is a rare gem that I met on the train while heading to Galesburg, IL to visit my mom a few days ago. Majority of the time I either sit on the train alone or next to someone who insists on pretending that I don’t exist. If a conversation […]

True-Blue

These are a few more photos from the shoot I did of my friend Jessica a few weeks ago. I’ve been experimenting with blending watercolor washes onto photos and I’m really liking the effect. Jessica is really fun to work with because she’s also a photographer herself, so she knows […]