Safety Pins Make an Unexpected Comeback

Safety Pins Make an Unexpected Comeback

I can’t help but marvel at the irony that safety pins, a punk rock fashion staple, have become a mainstream trend. Granted, this time it’s about making a political statement rather than a fashion one but it’s still one you’re wearing. And the...
Butterflies and Ballet (Alexander McQueen)

Butterflies and Ballet (Alexander McQueen)

Happy almost Labor Day weekend everyone. Here is the completed illustration I previously posted about inspired by Alexander McQueen’s Fall 2016 line, especially this butterfly gown as modeled by Ala Sekula. This piece is one of my largest ever at 14 x 20 inches....
Butterfly Gown: Inspired by Alexander McQueen RTW Fall 2016

Butterfly Gown: Inspired by Alexander McQueen RTW Fall 2016

I hope everyone has been enjoying the summer. However, with the heatwave having stretched on and on in the tri-state area for entirely too long I can’t say I’ll be upset when fall does come along. For me the nasty steam bath weather is all the excuse I...
Dance of the Corpse Flower

Dance of the Corpse Flower

If you live in or around New York City, you may have heard about the blooming of the corpse flower, a phenomenon that had been awaited for decades and finally happened this past weekend at the Botanical Gardens. If you haven’t, well, basically there’s this...
May Your July 4th Sparkle

May Your July 4th Sparkle

Happy July 4th to all of you who are stateside and to those of you outside of the Unites States, well I hope you’re having a wonderful day. This here is just a quick illustration inspired by the Macy’s fireworks display in NYC and also by the metallic...