Back from my respite. Today I started with actual watercolor, then brought into illustrator and vectorized. The overall effect on the acorns was pretty cool. That’s all from me today. Bedtime! See it on Redbubble.
My passions include art and illustration, critical thinking, science, the pursuit of truth, cute animals, and true crime.
What a year it’s been! With all the shenanigans happening in the political world it was nice to just spend my time and energy on creating fun illustrations and patterns. Some achievements I learned surface pattern design techniques – including how to create a seamless repeating pattern. Two […]
Plane is boarding soon. Here are some woodland flora elements that I’ve drawn during my layover.
Ok, I had time for a quickie. Since all my computer equipment is packed up, today I did a simple watercolor. With a real brush and real paper and everything! It’s not ready for upload to Redbubble, and I’m not going to attempt to do that on my […]
I’m about to embark on a business trip to Australia tomorrow morning. Today has been madness getting prepped. I’ve made the executive decision that I will not be trying to produce a final product every single day — it’s just asking too much of myself. I will still […]
My new theme sprint is: plants! I started off with a repeating pattern of an orange tree. I’ll be able to quickly repurpose the pattern to do a lemon tree, and probably a pear tree. I’m finding it quite simple to create these repeat patterns now, even when […]
OK, today’s my last day of this color scheme. Maybe! Tomorrow I will be either back to animals, or I may try my hand at plant-based patterns. Trees, leaves, and of course, florals. I will no doubt use this color scheme again in the future, it’s served me […]