Tuesday, March 6, 2018

My Process

Sharing a bit of my process today. 
I’m a color worrier. And committing to a color combo gives me anxiety. Picking colors does not seem to come easy for me. I spend a lot of time staring at a pencil sketch thinking about the right colors to paint. So often I will print out my sketch and do quick little color wash plans - like the one here- quick washes of gouache on laser prints. This one was the 6th one I did before i decided these were the colors this one would be.  Then- I start with the eyes. 
Stay tuned and I will post the final art when done this week.

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  1. None of your angst appears in your work, so although your process gives you anxiety, the results share nothing but awe and joy.

  2. I love it! It's clever. Yellow, black & white is beautiful color combo. I love your illustrations. I even get fashion ideas from them! I Love your cards so much, I buy some to frame (not give away). They are all in storage now, but soon I will have them all displayed in my new home in Alabama. :-)