Digital Illustration, Ipad, Photoshop, Tutorials

Getting Started with Digital Illustration – Suggested Resources

A couple of years ago I wanted to add digital illustration to my portfolio. I was working in mostly watercolor and ink, and using Photoshop to edit my work. I could navigate Photoshop well enough to do what I didn't to, but it seems overwhelming. I took a chance and purchased a cheap drawing tablet… Continue reading Getting Started with Digital Illustration – Suggested Resources

childrens illustration, Mixed media, Sketchbook, Uncategorized

Turning #inktober sketches into color

I fell in love with some of my #inktober character sketches and decided to add color to a few of them. For these I used an old sketchbook that had layers of paper ephemera layers with a top coat of gesso. I used a carbon copy sheet and transferred my #inktober sketch onto the gesso… Continue reading Turning #inktober sketches into color

childrens illustration, Recipe Illustrations, Sketchbook

#inktober day 12-31

Phew!!! Inktober has ended! I had such fun creating the recipe illustration and children's character sketches all month long, but it was a lot of work. I only got behind twice. Because I had a theme and assigned days for each type of drawing I found it easier to stay focused. It wasn't about finding inspiration,… Continue reading #inktober day 12-31