I’m currently illustrating Poems from the Night Watch by Arliss Ryan, a forthcoming poetry collection about the constellations. The poems for Lupus, Canis Major, and Canis Minor explore the domestication of the dog, so I’ve been researching how prehistoric people might look as well.
I experimented with drawing different kinds of eyes and I have a penchant for creepy. I’m gradually doing one made-up creature for each letter of the alphabet in hopes of doing a coloring book one day. I post each drawing to Facebook with the letter and invite my friends to name it.
I hope the creators of Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts ask me to design mutes for them one day.
I am among the luckiest of artists. Not only did my parents encourage and support my creativity without reservation, they occasionally engage me to work on their projects. My mother’s sixth novel tells the story of a lovable everyman confronted with a series of miraculous, inexplicable events. Authors rarely have much say in their novels’ […]