For five weeks I’ll be taking Lilla Rogers Make Art That Sells e-course. I signed up for the class as a way to explore new markets I otherwise would have no access to. I also wanted to see what areas my style of work could work well in AND further explore my process of creating these pieces. While I’m thankfully used to working with sketches and deadlines, after years of giving my clients what […]
I saw this image on Pinterest, and liking the message (and diamonds) I clicked on the image where it took me to the blog of designer Andrea Pippins. Inspired by an African proverb, he who learns teaches, she altered it to say she who learns teaches, and went on to create this lovely limited edition silk screen print.
Reading further I learned Andrea donates 25% of all sales to the organization, Black Girls Code.
Intrigued, I clicked further […]
Recently I signed up for an online e-class given by Lila Rogers a well known a artist rep with lots of experience working with artists in various licensing markets. I mostly signed up for the class to learn more about the wall art market, but in the processes I’ll be learning other areas as well.
What’s nice about the class is it’s completely online with people around the world (22 countries represented) participating. With online […]
Job: One Summer
Client: Grand Central Publishing
Art Director: Diane Lugar
Recently I was asked to work on the repackaged paperback edition of One Summer by David Baldacci. Baldacci is more widely known for thrillers so this title, a story set in South Carolina with a family coping with loss, is somewhat of a departure from him.
The initial thought was to have a couple embracing on a southern looking beach. Things like water color, sky color (if […]
Joey L. is a photographer continuing his series “Holy Men”, images of holy men from different religions around the world. Cale Glendening is a documentary filmmaker. Together they’ve collaborated on a project set in Varanasi, India during a Hindu festival where many Sadhus will be in one place. A Sadhu is a Hindu wandering monk who has given up all possessions to dedicate their lives to spiritual liberation.
This video is a little over 40 minuets long but is […]