Since 2010 I’ve been honored to participate in a unique art experience to benefit AIDS Connecticut, with a portion going to ACT’s permanent endowment, The Richard B. Fried Fund, administered by Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. ACT is a statewide coalition of organizations that provide services to people living with HIV/AIDS in Connecticut. Each artist is given […]
and neither do I, it seems! September was a busy month and I’m catching up. On September 11, I headed into NYC to attend Nolcha Fashion Week at Pier 59 in Chelsea with local fashion designer Daniela Vlad and photographer Jay Sottolano. I swear it had to be a thousand degrees that day! The […]
I am thrilled to be able to create illustration for both the fashion industry and children’s publishing. just uploaded some new illustrations to my fashion, color and black line portfolios! You are welcome to stop by and check them out and please leave a comment!
I was thrilled to attend 2 out of 3 sessions of the fashion illustration workshops given by Renaldo Barnette, consulting designer and illustrator at Ralph Lauren. This was facilitated by Brandon Graham & Would You Rock This? and sponsored by Copic Markers . It was held at the Ripley Grier Studios at 520 8th Avenue in […]
For the past 5 years I’ve been pleased to create original artwork to benefit http://www.ctaidscoalition.org/. Each year they hold an Art for AIDS auction/exhibit at artspace in Hartford, CT. Local artists sign up to donate 1 or more canvas creations and are able to exhibit their work as well. On the night of the show, […]
People jokingly tell me, ” I can only draw stick figures!” Well, that’s exactly how I start the process of creating some of my fashion illustrations! Although I will often use photo reference for poses , it’s good to use one’s imagination and draw from what I know. First, what am I drawing? A gown or […]