Thursday, May 4, 2017

Lakewood Library Art Show

My "Ducklings on the Move" painting is currently on display at the Lakewood Branch Library.  It's a people's choice award, so if you happen to visit, please give me a vote!

Monday, February 6, 2017

Crows at Evening

I can't believe it's been over a year since I've updated.  Does the time ever fly when you're busy with a two-year old!  An illustration I created for the February issue of Spider magazine is now published:

Saturday, October 10, 2015


A sketch I squeezed in during baby's nap time.  I'm not sure why a reindeer - just something that popped into my head. I'd like to finish it up, possibly in ink...

Friday, September 25, 2015

Eagle Pin

While I'm still largely on baby hiatus and will be for a while, I received some more samples of products I worked on.  I was asked to create a steampunk styled eagle for the Allen Eagles Destination Imagination team. Here's the pin and a couple additional unused sketches:

Monday, June 15, 2015

Magazine Merit Honor!

I was so happy to hear the news recently that my painting "Northern Lights" for Spider magazine received the SCBWI Magazine Merit Honor (1st runner-up)!!

Friday, June 5, 2015

Holiday Luminary

Some time ago I completed a couple of series of designs for a holiday luminary box, one for Christmas and one for Halloween.  I received a product sample earlier this year, but hadn't had gotten around to posting about it until now.  Here's the box with a Halloween insert:

The Halloween design in the raw:
 What's neat about these luminary boxes is that they are not only lit from the front, but also project an image out the back onto a nearby wall.  They come with interchangeable inserts as well.  Here are two versions lit up.  There are some better pictures of this on the product website -

 It's always fun to see the final form of the various products that I've worked on.