These three images are my most recent contribution to my book Sands of Time which I started around Christmas when I got stuck on my Jesterphant story. For this one I have been sure to write it all first before illustrating. As much as I will admit that the process of illustration and doodling aids … Continue reading My Illustration Process for Scenes 1-3 of Sands of Time
I tried again to depict this very linear series through oil painting, this time with more success. I think it is largely due to the fact that this time I outlined the flower in black so that it better resembled the drawings, and the composition of this piece is much more developed. The butterfly patterns … Continue reading Butterfly Bouquet: oil painting
An addition to my artist series Butterfly Bouquet as I explore the various mediums of depiction.
I made this beautiful butterfly bouquet landscape, and I showed it to someone too early in the process. They couldn't see my vision, and in offence I sabotaged my own work. It was definitely time to set the paintbrush down. But I didn't I ruined it. Then got mad and painted over it. True story … Continue reading Never ever ever over work a painting.
Oil on canvas 2017.
So it has been a while. I have been working on a super top secret project for the past year, Illustrating a children's book. Or three. Oddly enough more and more people are finding this little blog and subscribing so for your sakes I feel that I should share a little. ****very rough draft**** some … Continue reading The Jesterphant