Wednesday, June 30, 2010

sketchbook, eleven

back to sketchbooking.

Monday, June 28, 2010

summer breakfast + spot the dog


i was unexpectedly spot the dog at work on saturday! i have never been inside one of those costumes before, but i can tell you, it was very hot, and i could only see a sliver of the floor through the mouth. but the children were happy and climbed all over me all through story time. i crack up looking at this picture - i had no idea at the time that there were two boys sitting on both sides of me.

Friday, June 18, 2010

brown paper bag feature

dave tabler at theispot has kindly informed me that my commencement exhibition, and my work in general, received a rather flattering review on the brown paper bag blog this afternoon! as always, i express my gratitude.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

stockholm, 1973

i decided to return to my spring 2009 fashion illustrations inspired by ingmar bergman's stockholm of the 1970s, and draw updated versions - that are up to code with my changing tastes, skills, and style - for my portfolio.

Saturday, June 12, 2010

violet hour

baltimore looks very lovely right now, from our balcony. i am busy addressing one billion promotional postcards to art directors (and that's almost not hyperbole), and z is working on a very beautiful graphite + digital painting self portrait, which i so want to see finished!

Friday, June 11, 2010

hello world

i am starting to send out my promotional parcels and postcards to art directors. here's hoping somebody will like me! more new apartment photos on my flickr page.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

new business cards


amelia's magazine: GFW continued

continuing with amelia's magazine's coverage of uk's graduate fashion week, here are two more illustrations, this time for emma lidell and danielle ferguson of salford university in greater manchester (original article by bekkie gilbert here).

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

new nest, and "plus one" living



after climbing every last one of our belongings up to the fifth floor in ninety degree weather and a conveniently broken elevator, we finally emerged, a week later, from the debris of ikea boxes and found ourselves in our new, very charming, very friendly home.

Monday, June 7, 2010

amelia's magazine: CSM graduate fashion show

my illustration of a dress by eloise jephson, accompanying sophie hill's article on the BA graduate fashion show of university of the arts london's central saint martin's college in amelia's magazine online.

Thursday, June 3, 2010

at the printers

hello everyone,
there have been a lot of inquiries about prints, especially "elephant dream." i did not expect to get wiped out so quickly, and have been working to get your prints out to you as fast as i could! i spent today and will spend tomorrow at the printers, the cutting board, and post office, so watch my shop for more prints! i will put items on reserve for those of you that have been asking for specific things, so send feel free to email me with requests. thank you all so much for your support!

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

design*sponge feature

my work was featured on the beautiful blog design*sponge this morning! it is great pleasure and honor; thanks to grace at design*sponge and her readers for their kind comments and interest in my work!