This week, I had the pleasure of chatting with Paperlike. If you haven’t heard about them, they make the textured screen protector I use on my iPad Pro. What I like most about it is how it gives that slippery glass screen just enough grip to make drawing very comfortable and more natural.
In the interview, I discuss my artistic roots and journey to now, where I pull inspiration from, and the risks and rewards of making art your business.
Lately, I’ve really enjoyed incorporating a little bit of bling into my paintings and designs. I love the way a metallic foil texture looks in real life, but digitally, it’s not so easy to capture that shine and glow. Or is it? Keep reading to find out!
If you’re searching for ways to improve your shop or social media traffic, blog post after blog post will tell you your photography needs to be on point. Sorry, but I’m about to add to that list! Over the past few years, trial and error, practice, and a little ingenuity have helped me see a notable improvement in photos I post to my shops or on Instagram. Here’s how I do it!
Earlier this year, I was contacted by the organizers of Texas Corgi Roundup and had the opportunity to support their group and charities as a sponsoring artist. Of course, I said yes…how can I turn down corgis?
I've never considered myself a photographer but I'm always trying to up my photo game, even if it's on a smartphone, and even if those photos are limited to social media posts. I use my phone 90% of the time for photographing sketches, paintings, BTS and whatnot. I have a point and shoot camera, but my iPhone 7s has a great camera and generally can get the job done for me.
After snapping photos, editing comes next, because it's rare that I'll get a perfect shot that requires no extra fluff. That and I have a weakness for punchy colors. So here are some of my favorite apps and what's so great about them!
Lapel pins are a hot ticket item right now, but traditional enamel pins can be really costly to produce. Wood pins are a unique alternative to their more pricey counterparts. Recently, I dove into pin making and designed my first ever pin! It was a learning experience and I wanted to share my experience with it!