Average Day as an Artist

August 2, 2018

Why am I sharing my daily routine with you? Because I want to clear something up: being a creative does NOT mean we get to “do whatever we want”. We wear a lot of different hats, we juggle a lot of responsibilities, and we want to make a living. I’ve had strangers and even loved […]

Pet Spotlight!

February 15, 2018

Meet Trixie and Rosa Marie Their human dad commissioned this 16×20 colored pencil illustration for their human mom’s birthday! #Relationshipgoals much? These two fluff balls were so much fun to illustrate on colored pencils, especially with my new polychromos Faber Castell pencils. I’ll have to write another blog about what I discovered with these miracle […]

Pet Spotlight!

October 15, 2017

Meet Cooper This handsome fellow brought all the hoomans to the yard. Seriously, at every stage of creating Cooper’s portrait I had so many strangers come up to me in the coffee shop OBSESSED with this dog. What I love most about Cooper is not only how he brings me all the joyful memories of […]

Pet Spotlight!

October 10, 2017

Meet Olive When I received the reference photos for Olive, I swear my heart skipped a beat. How. Freaking. Cute. Her human, Annie went above and beyond and provided really detailed reference photos AND a video so I could see her personality! What I love about this pup is her extremely sweet body language– she […]