December 6, 2017

Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher Illustration

I am starting a new series of bird illustrations that live in my neighborhood.  This is the Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher which is a tiny, long-tailed bird with […]
November 13, 2017

Pumpkin Illustration Vintage Inspired

I am fortunate to have the opportunity to create an illustration every month in magazine The Laurel of Asheville,  for Carol Howard’s articles who is the literary gardener.  […]
October 6, 2017

Kale Illustration Copic Markers

Excited to have my copic marker illustration published in The Laurel of Asheville October 2017 issue.  Check out their website.
July 11, 2017

Wedding Table Illustration

Great opportunity to create an illustration for the February issue of The Laurel of Asheville Magazine focused on weddings.  I was teamed up with the writer […]
January 26, 2017

Bird Sketchbook Journal

Happy New Year!  This year I am challenging myself to create a sketchbook journal with drawings of birds that I am seeing in my area.  I […]
January 10, 2017
Winter Birds

Carolina Chickadee and Junco Illustration

Enjoyed creating my holiday card this year with two North Carolina mountain winter birds, the Carolina Chickadee and the Dark-Eyed Junco.  It is fun to have […]
November 10, 2016

The Imperfect Three Pear Illustration

This past weekend I was inspired to do a quick color illustration with three pears came home from the grocery store.  Love that the size, color, […]
October 30, 2016
Red-Wing Blackbird

Red-Winged Blackbird Marker Illustration

It was fun to practice a bird illustration with my Copic Markers.  This is a Red-Winged Black bird hunched down on top of a Sorghum plant. […]
January 4, 2016

Sipp Published Marker Illustrations

Super excited to have two illustrations published in the Plough to Pantry Winter 2016/Vol.1 Issue 4 magazine.  This is a farm-to-table living magazine focused on the […]
November 17, 2015

Etsy Shop Holiday Cards

Want a special holiday card to send your family and friends this year?  What about supporting an artist at the same time?  Here is one of […]
October 14, 2015

Sketchbook Cover Design

I really enjoy taking time to create covers for my new sketchbooks.  Here are two of my latest designs.  These are scanned copies of original Copic […]
May 8, 2015

Practicing as a Safety Zone

I find freedom when I tell myself that I am just practicing my drawing skills when I am working on an image.  It is like my […]
April 19, 2015

Flowers and Mr. Bee

It was great fun to create a quick image with one of my favorite flowers and the bee.  The weather is getting warmer and my flowers […]
February 11, 2015

Copic Color Apple Image

I am getting ready for my next Copic Marker class at Reddi-Arts which is our fabulous local art supply store.  In the last class, the inspiration […]
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