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Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

Once a year I get to illustrate a poster for my daughter’s ballet studio (Alexander Academy of Performing Arts) here on Maui! The studio puts on a fairly large dance production each year in which students of all ages (the youngest are probably 3) get to show…

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Creating illustrations for a board game: Memory – The Board Game

Creating illustrations for a board game: Memory – The Board Game

Memory: Das Brettspiel  (Memory: The Board Game) features the familiar Memory gameplay, with players turning over two tiles on their turn and collecting those tiles if they match (or returning them face-down otherwise), but in this game collecting the most pairs does not guarantee victory! The tiles…

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Clif Kid – Organic ZBars are on the market at Target!

Clif Kid – Organic ZBars are on the market at Target!

They are finally here! The new line of Clif Kid Z-Bars includes three new flavors, Keen Green, Purple Power and Awesome Orange. It’s been a year since worked on these illustrations –  how time flies. It started out with the client sending me photo compositions…

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Munro Campagna’ annual calendar campaign

Munro Campagna’ annual calendar campaign

Each year the artists at Munro Campagna create illustrations for a calendar as a means of promoting their work through the agency. Here is a link to a well written article about this years calendar, where Munro Campagna collaborated with the Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago: http://www.mohawkconnects.com/feltandwire/2016/04/07/music-illustration-jam-in-pitchfork-calendar/

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How I illustrate a Christmas piece in Photoshop with a textured brush!

How I illustrate a Christmas piece in Photoshop with a textured brush!

Back in February of 2015 I was asked to illustrate the Christmas cover for Guidepost magazine. I love doing Christmas scenes, as they are just an all around fun project on many levels, because – 1. I like Christmas, 2. Living in Hawaii, I miss…

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HINA – Clean energy for Maui!

HINA – Clean energy for Maui!

  Quite a few years ago  (in the days of airbrush, acrylic paints and real bristle brushes) I illustrated a poster for a bike company that offered bike tours from the top of Haleakala Mountain (10,000 ft) down to sea level. It was one of those…

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Poster for Cinderella ballet production

Poster for Cinderella ballet production

    This is the second year that I illustrated a poster for Alexander Academy of Performing Arts, here on Maui. This year the studio performed Sergei Prokofiev’s ballet Cinderella. The first thing I usually do when asked to design a poster I look at…

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A Deck of 44 Flower Oracle Cards

A Deck of 44 Flower Oracle Cards

I recently completed my biggest project ever: a set of 44 cards, which make up the “Magic of Flowers Oracle”. I was commissioned to do it during the summer of 2013. When asked how much time I needed to complete 44 cards, I thought, if…

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Fireflies!

Fireflies!

I am currently working on two different books about fireflies. I  already completed the first one. It’s a book about a little girl learning and exploring fireflies. I always enjoy illustrating night scenes, as it gives me an opportunity to play with light, color and…

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Poster for Swan Lake Production on Maui

Poster for Swan Lake Production on Maui

One of my most recent assignments was to create a poster for my daughter’s ballet and dance school. The school and the kids are working on a production of Swan Lake. As the school doesn’t have many male dancers, Prince Siegfried will  be flown in…

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