Yes, I'm still on my creature adventure, and this time I think I really see some improvement. I started with a nice photo of a lightning struck tree and looked around the image for a place to situate my creature. I decided this looks like a place where a little frog might pause in his… Continue reading Hiking Frog – now I’m getting somewhere!
I completed my first creature and I'm not mad at the result - but the point was/is to improve my skills - so I can't expect my first attempt to be completely brilliant because I'm working on new subject matter, and actually MULTIPLE new areas are involved in this process. Not only am I doing… Continue reading My first creature!
Every summer I try to take an art class that is different from what I do every day as a pattern designer. Recently, I've been looking a lot at illustration, and I have a few illustrators whose work I adore - but I am so not an illustrator. I am a painter - and I… Continue reading My Summer Art Class