Monday, May 12, 2008

inspiration: how to make a repeating pattern

as seen on

how to make a repeating pattern

inspiration! so i won't forget.

Monday, May 05, 2008

the artist as an organ grinder in the distant past

organ grinder

pencil, then ink, then watercolor in sepia-like tones. just because.

Thursday, May 01, 2008

( pard in the parlor )


i am lucky to have a wonderful handmade journal/sketchbook from superdilettante, featuring all different kinds of paper including this yellowed page from an old dictionary. i decided to use it as a drawing prompt, and made a single illustration with images based on the words and definitions on this one page. can you figure out what all the references are? i think i highlighted most of them in red for you.