Category Archive: art & design

swim with the fishes in the ariel sketch tank…

…for hot topic!. excited to say that the illustration i did for disney was a sell out for hot topic!  twice!  also pleased to note that it made their summer style sheet for… Continue reading

happy accidents…

…so excited and elated with how this is going! would love to print on silk!

miles aldridge…

…i only want you to love me. while i was in new york, i had the chance to hit some of the galleries in chelsea and miles aldridge had recently opened at the… Continue reading

goodies from the met…

…artwork conceptualized by guido palau and illustrated by miguel villalobos. i had such a good time on my trip to new york and of course a trip to the met is a highlight… Continue reading

glossi: the good and the bad…

there are those of you who are already familiar with the digital magazine publication tool, issuu. issuu allows you to take your .pdfs, presentations, documents, etc. and turn them into digital e-zines. winner… Continue reading

geometric inspiration…

…in the form of michelle hinebrook, brooklyn based artist.  her use of color, form and digital imagery combined with traditional paint makes my mouth water.

spanish love…

…from a not so secret admirer! what’s not a secret is my love of house industries, their fonts and objects.  i was given the gift of spanish love in the form of this… Continue reading

twister rave for toys r us…

…on shelves. exciting to see the product development i did for hasbro finally hit the shelves this spring at toys r us!

the first annual art book fair…

…brings visual literati to downtown los angeles. from far and wide the visual arts community came out to the geffen contemporary to check the first annual art book fair as presented by printed… Continue reading

an illustrators…

…best friend. having primarily used illustrator, photoshop and in the past, corel paint for all of my illustration needs, i was quite pleased to discover artrage.  surprisingly robust for such an inexpensive piece… Continue reading

blues for smoke…

…moca’s geffen contemporary, 20 october. caught the opening of this show last saturday not knowing what to expect and finding myself quite moved by a number of the pieces.  the exhibit asks the… Continue reading

cosmic nuggets…

…fresh for you from aberdeen, scotland. i wish i could tell you more about cosmic nuggets aside from what is listed on his website.  his work is absolutely brilliant and feels so much… Continue reading

found on etsy…

…nina yeghiazaryan nina yeghiazaryan of odd princess dolls, is a fantastic artist whose work i found while browsing etsy!  hailing from yerevan, armenia, her delicately jointed dolls harken back to the victorian era… Continue reading

illustrated paint palettes…

…by m.a.c. cosmetics! now available in limited editions are the new cosmetic collections featuring the illustrations of julie verhoeven, nikki farquharson and françois berthoud. this is good news for illustrators like myself as… Continue reading

live the life…

…you have imagined.”-henry david thoreau there is something so undeniably satisfying in seeing a dream through to reality!  back in february, i lost my dear grandmother at the wise old age of 92. … Continue reading