I’ve hired myself :)

A while back I mentioned that I started a marketing/graphic design blog for my business. What I didn’t mention is that I’ve been creating illustrations for most of the posts! I did share one of the illustrations here, in the post Painting Digitally. That illustration set the tone for the style I’ve used for the rest ofContinue reading “I’ve hired myself :)”

Which pattern is your favorite? {Online poll!}

I’m curious…here are the patterns I’ve designed so far this year. Which is your favorite? I’d love to hear! Just a simple click to fill out the poll below. Thanks for your input! 🙂 #1. Dahlia revised. I couldn’t help tweaking the Dahlia/April pattern! See image above. #2. Original Dahlia Pattern (April) #3. Gardening Pattern (March) #4.Continue reading “Which pattern is your favorite? {Online poll!}”

Dahlia flower pattern {My pattern for April}

Whew! Just in time! I’ve been contemplating April’s pattern for awhile now. I originally thought I’d use some of the flowers I created separately with watercolor and put them together in Photoshop. But it wasn’t working – too stiff looking: So I went back to what has worked in the past. I sketched some flowersContinue reading “Dahlia flower pattern {My pattern for April}”

Painting Digitally

I’m still playing around with painting digitally! The original idea for this illustration was a quick sketch in a lined notebook. I intended on redrawing it more carefully, but I liked the messy one better! Original sketch: I scanned it and opened it in Photoshop. I’ve been using Photoshop for years as a Graphic Designer,Continue reading “Painting Digitally”