Four years ago I made a color wheel with the primary pigments I use most often (alizarin crimson, ultramarine blue, and lemon yellow) as a reference for some painting I was working on. It came in handy this weekend when I needed to create an illustration that celebrates seed catalogs and the beautiful variety of vegetables … More RGB VEG

The Strongest Chipmunk in the World

My nephew just turned one! This occasion called for a special gift, so I designed a one-of-a-kind growth chart featuring some very talented characters. While Owen is just a little chipmunk at the moment, he’ll eventually grow to be as tall as an upside-down black rhinoceros (who’s balancing on a worried polar bear, who’s sitting on an exasperated alligator, … More The Strongest Chipmunk in the World

Here’s the Scoop

Our local food co-op, Honest Weight, has a quarterly newsletter (The Coop Scoop – check it out!), and they’ve asked me to contribute some illustrations. These were created entirely in Photoshop using custom brushes (as always) and a woodblock print texture overlayed. Of course I sprinkled some natural science into each one: jasmine blossoms for … More Here’s the Scoop