Posts Tagged ‘illustrator’

NOT A DOODLE: Back to the portraits

September 29, 2016

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Back to portrait mode for the January 2017 issue of In Touch magazine. I know I’ve said it before, but I absolutely LOVE the textures achieved with watercolor washes and the way their organic, mottled appearance contrasts with the dark lines and stippling of the pen and ink drawing.

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DOODLE PROJECT: What?- Page 3

September 26, 2016

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No dialogue in a speech bubble this time… but does there really need to be?

DOODLE PROJECT: What?- Page 2

September 22, 2016

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Never….NEVER… sneak up behind a doodle.

A Self-Assigned Doodle Project with a Purpose: Variations on “What?”

September 20, 2016

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I’ve never actually done this, so you’re witnessing awkward doodling history here. I have decided to assign myself the task of filling up a small notebook with doodles all based around a single central theme.

I chose “what?”.

So I’m going to make myself rein in the random a bit (although not too much) and focus on that one word as my initial inspiration. I’ll be posting them as I go. Some may be obvious, and some you might have to look at for a moment to see the tie-in. But it’ll be there…. honest.

Once the notebook is filled, I’m looking into ways to auction off the finished piece, with the proceeds going towards building a fund to buy our church a new passenger van. (Believe me, they need it. The one we have now is held together with dirt and prayer!) I know it won’t bring in a lot, but- hey- it’s a start.

And I want you guys to keep me honest. If you notice I haven’t posted at least one a week, you have my permission to give me tons of grief.

Sooo…..off we go!

 

MEETING DOODLES: Seerusly?

September 15, 2016

I’m especially liking the little dark creatures at the bottom center of the second doodle page. They just look so confused about where they are.

CONFERENCE DOODLES: A Plethora of Penned Preposterous Poppycock

September 12, 2016

 

Tiny doodle books beget tiny doodles. (From the Circles 2016 conference)

CONFERENCE DOODLE: Circles, Grapevines, and a Texas-sized “Yeeeehaw!!!”

September 7, 2016

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Attending the Circles Conference in Grapevine, Texas, for work, and they gave me a doodle pad.

A. Doodle. Pad.

Let the sheer joy and beauty of that statement sink in, fellow doodlers.

NOT A DOODLE: Mother and child

August 24, 2016

BUILT to LAST small detail

Just a quick post of a detail from my latest piece. It’s for an article about focusing on the things that truly last, told from a mother’s perspective.

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NOT A DOODLE: Posting a Portrait of a Poet Pal

August 4, 2016

CAMERON smallMy friend and co-worker, Cameron Lawrence, for the November-December 2016 issue of In Touch magazine.

NOT A DOODLE: Aaaand Another One! (Portrait, that is.)

June 23, 2016

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Last one, I promise.

Well, until next issue, at least.

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