I traded away a shift at the gallery this weekend so that I could make the VMS Annual Mushroom Show at Vandusen Botanical Gardens. Cas & I have been meaning to join the Vancouver Mycological Society since we moved to the city, and we finally had our chance at the show. We’re now card carrying … Continue reading 2012 VMS Annual Mushroom Show
So, the Hot One Inch site hasn’t yet updated with this year’s artists and their button art. I’ve been asked enough (which is kind of awesome) by people who couldn’t make the show to see my submission, so here it is – my 2012 submission: LaLA! The Singing Mushroom. You may recognize him from such … Continue reading Peek-a-button.
I had so much fun working on my manga illustration last night that I thought I would continue the trend. One of the other books I picked up from the library during my last trip was Posters for the People; Art of the WPA. I kept this one in Illustrator right up until the end. I couldn’t figure … Continue reading Stylin’ in the wind.
It’s that time of year and I’m in the show again! This time at the Hot Art Wet City pop-up gallery at 752 E Broadway, Vancouver. Show runs 8PM-11PM tonight, so bring your brolly, $5 (optional – but come on, don’t you want some awesome buttons??), and get ready to meet and trade buttons until your … Continue reading For a good time visit…
My plate has been pretty full the past few weeks. I’m bummed that I haven’t had time to blog, so I snuck in some time this evening for myself. An illustrator has to be able to emulate different styles when needed. I picked up this massive book called “The Monster Book of Manga – Girls” … Continue reading Practice, practice, practice