Monday, November 21, 2011

Just in Time for Black Friday!

 In case you did not notice, I added a bunch of tabs to the blog with art and links. Today I added a tab with toys and games I have done illustrations for that are available this holiday season.

From Tek Nek Toys:
All About Elephants
I illustrated the books for these plush Encyclopedia Britannica toys.

All About Chimpanzees
From Wild Planet:

I did the package art for these Crayola games...

Crayola Doodle Match Memory Game

Crayola Guess My Picture Game

Crayola Color Mix-A-Roo

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

More Wordsworth and the Dragon: Cover Design-a-palooza Week 1

I am working on cover concepts for Wordsworth and the Dragon. Above is the first design. We will post a design each week and then we will hold a vote to select which will be the final!

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

New Furry Studio Gremlin

His name is Spike and he loves knawing on art books and terrorizing Miffy and Boris.

Hopefully, eating paintings will not be in his repertoire...

I suspect there will be a lot of cat hairs in the paint tho...

In other news, I just signed up with a sketch journal group through the Art Academy going to Taos, NM in June to take in the atmosphere and draw. I will keep you all posted. It is helmed by Amy Bogard who does really lovely journals of her life. I have been inspired by sites like and

I recently posted my Greece Sketchbook. I am hoping that this will be an excuse to do more travel sketching and different techniques.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Pictures from Greece Uploaded!

Finally!  Here they are:

Because everyone loves holiday snaps! "And this is Uncle Ted even nearer the side of the house, but you can still see the front."

Tuesday, November 1, 2011