Crazy thunderstorms and downpours are happening in February in Upstate NY! While I was messing around with a charcoal pencil in my sketchbook, these two characters showed up. Seemed like a good fit for this week’s Illustration Friday topic: Shelter. The sketch was combined in Photoshop with a swatch of colored pencil crosshatching on Canson … More Shelter

Illustration Friday: Wool

Illustration Friday is a weekly creative challenge for artists/illustrators of all kinds. Here is my idea for WOOL. I used to ride my bike past a flock of sheep when I lived in Corvallis. Normally they were very muddy, but to show their playful and curious nature, I’ve given them decorative textures by using a variety … More Illustration Friday: Wool