Long gone are the days in which I'd idolize the suave British actor or the sweet, yet flawed teen heartthrob. I have come a long way. We all have. Relationships can be complicated and layered and I think media makes it very easy to ignore the harder parts. But I also think the joyful, deeply [...]
I came upon a few sketches I drew last year or even long before then. I wish I was better at sketching in actual journals so they can all stay together, but I always just want to use scrap paper in case the results become something I'm not happy with. And I make lots of [...]
(I drew this sketch of him in one of those diet boxes he runs into) For as long as I remember, Maru the cat videos on YouTube has always made me smile. They are simple and short clips of him playing and being active. He has a friend now, too, named Hana. Maru is kind [...]
I'm currently trying to practice being present. So I decided to draw a bit for a diy gift I'm giving for a birthday. It helps a whole lot in being focused and it's therapeutic. We've been watching lots of Hayao Miyazaki films lately and they're addicting. Philosophy, beautiful imagery and compelling stories is quite the [...]
Across the fields I saw the light shine all through the sky and I knew it was all okay.
While listening to James Bay sing, I think of a flurry of images of me in the car as the sun shines on my arm and wind on my face and I can feel summer all over me. I then panic and wonder where my summer's gone.... only to remember that it hasn't even come [...]
I think I drew this sometime last year. I like to think that the cat wasn't going to harm this fish. He was only curious.
I'm learning every day on how to draw what I see.
“If every American family wrapped just 3 presents in re-used materials, it would save enough paper to cover 45,000 football fields.” (comment on holiday waste according to a Standford website) Hello friends, happy December 1st. As you may have noticed, I've been on a sustainability trail for a few months now. To continue on, I've [...]
The nights are colder nowadays, which means, more tea time. Here are illustrations 1 & 2, and 3, 4, & 5, and 6 and 7.
hold onto your dreams no matter where you go no matter your age no matter who you become never let go Watching and reading so many motivating and inspiring pieces of work. Of creators who put their talent, time, artistic and intelligent ideas to use. To create a solid foundation for their dreams. There is [...]
hi everybody, i just couldn't wait to show this. here's to all those people who love halloween. here is illustrations 1 & 2, and 3, 4, & 5, and 6.
sketching a picture with someone is always cool. never know really how it'll turn out at the end. each of us taking turns adding to what the other had drawn.
to celebrate autumn, here is another cat illustration. here is illustrations 1 & 2, and 3, 4, & 5. blogging makes me happy <3