Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms

I don’t normally do still life or nature-inspired illustrations, but I made an exception this week, since I really wanted to make a special card for someone. The card was in sympathy for my doctor whose daughter recently died, and well, since there are really no...
Winter Chic: Orange Coat Inspired by Flashes of Style

Winter Chic: Orange Coat Inspired by Flashes of Style

To give a little background to those who don’t live in or near the New York City area, earlier this week the city was frozen in what’s been dubbed “the polar vortex.” As you might imagine, record-breaking, singe digit temperatures made it...
Worst Trends of 2013: An Illustrated Study

Worst Trends of 2013: An Illustrated Study

Happy New Year, everyone. But before I get into my first post of the year, I just want to point out that I found this to be a particularly challenging post to put together. This is because usually it’s the things I love fashion-wise, not the things I can’t...
Portrait of My In-laws

Portrait of My In-laws

I hope everyone who celebrates Christmas had a good one; mine was pretty great. My husband got me an incredibly thoughtful gift — a new desk to paint at, with plenty of space to store all my supplies. Previously I’d worked on the couch, the floor, well anywhere...
Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games

  This year it seems like holiday sweaters are all the rage, the uglier the better. In fact, I even have a designer friend whose ugly sweaters have been a huge seller (Go, Amanda!) and people are actually entering ugly sweater contests. Now, while I still...