A freelance artist living and working in Michigan. My blog @ inkpaperstring.com follows everything I'm doing in my studio, updated twice weekly.
I specialize in doodling, drawing, illustration, painting.
watercolor sketch across two 3 x 5 pages
Mixed media collage in progress.
Painting practice, playing with building and limiting my color palette. It's hard to do anything right now other than play with gouache.
Watercolor and gouache painting - practicing watercolor washes in the sketchbook
Practicing incorporating old scanned line art and digital painting!
Digital painting, inspired by last days of summer feelings.
Drawing Prompt Submission
Graphite drawing inspired by a photo of a shop in Venice, but with my own cats.
Another gouache painting with warm colors and an autumn theme
gouache painting of spring bulbs using spring colors and a limited palette. Gouache is so fun!
Digital drawing of the mythical elemental. Sketch in progress.
Digital drawing of the mythical elemental
A little grid of gouache paintings. I'm going to make these into stickers!
A little exercise in my sketchbook to create a non-narrative comic. Just graphite, digitally colored.
An illustration for a Grimm's Fairy Tale in a Moleskine notebook. This one is for a kind of obscure story called The Companionship of the Cat and the Mouse. Just graphite.
Mockup for a personal project close to my heart - tarot cards.
Graphite drawing in a Moleskine notebook - illustration for Grimm's fairy tale. I'm posting both the raw graphite version and the one I painted in Photoshop b/c I never know which I end up liking better!
marker and colored pencil from the sketchbook
Mixed media drawing. The sky can spread oppressively across a flat landscape like the meadows of the midwestern United States. In this drawing I wanted to evoke that sense as a backdrop for a trio of Weirds, soothsayers of folklore.