Category Archives: illustration

Thinking of summer. Or at least spring.

Thinking of summer. Or at least spring.

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A short documentary about…

This is a short documentary about how my career in picture books came about. It was made by filmmaker John Hull. John is working on a series on short docs on various creative pursuits that turn into careers. And I am the … Continue reading

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I don’t remember…

I found this in my illustration library. I have no memory of what it was for. I don’t think I had a story that matches this. It’s possible it was one of the rare ‘just for fun’ drawings…  

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Almost new holiday card time.

This is the first ‘online card’ that I made several years ago but is probably new to many readers here as this blog used to have only 6 viewers. I decided to repost it as it leads up to this years original card. … Continue reading

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A trip back in time…

Another older painting that I recently moved to the OLD ART back-up DVD. This was in my portfolio for a few years early on. It’s line driven and flat color which I really like. I wrote a story about a zoo escape, which … Continue reading

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An Angry Penguin…

Another painting from my early digital portfolio. This was for a story I wrote about an unhappy penguin in the zoo. BTW -in the final story he wasn’t ever this angry.  

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An old painting

This seems like a good time to look back at digital work, considering I’ve been talking about the Apple Pencil lately. This is one of the earliest paintings I did digitally. Drawn and painted in Photoshop. I had written a … Continue reading

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