Phantom Thread sketch night

I had a really fun evening last night at the Society of Illustrators Special Sketch Night. Last night was a promotional evening for the new Focus Features film Phantom Thread starring Daniel Day Lewis! The models were great, Bil Donovan facilitated wonderfully as always, and the representatives from Focus Features handed out sewing kits and […]

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Hurricane Irma Fundraiser

In response to the devastation brought by Hurricane Irma to the Caribbean, the members of Studio 1482 have created an art-for-donation fundraiser. All this week, you can receive a print or original artwork from a Studio 1482 member by donating to one of the charities in this LINK. (See below for details.) Above is my piece, Light in […]

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Mulan at the Society of Illustrators

I haven’t blogged about sketch night at the Society of Illustrators in quite a while, but last night was such a great session that I wanted to share. The models were outfitted in elaborate, authentic Chinese headdresses and contemporary clothing as they performed a fashion-inspired version of the Chinese folktale Mulan. Directed by fashion designer David […]

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Printing

Last month I was asked by a good friend of mine to collaborate on a long-term project. He plans to write a significant number of short stories and asked if I’d like to illustrate them. Lately I find it had to find time for anything, but I’ve wanted to create new work, in new ways, […]

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Hawaii!

I had the privilege to travel to Hawaii this month. Everything you’ve heard is true. The place is paradise. I literally made some of these paintings at a place called the Garden of Eden. I was constantly inspired by the landscape, the beauty just doesn’t end. The worst part of the trip was that I […]

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Delirium and the Joker

Sketch night at the Society of Illustrators took on a comic twist a few weeks ago, featuring models dressed as Neil Gaiman‘s Delirium from the comic book series The Sandman and the Joker from Batman. Not my usual subject matter, but I had a great time drawing them. It’s always nice to work with different […]

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