The Witch is Dead

Posted by on Feb 17, 2016 in bear, Children's book, Illustration, Painting
The Witch is Dead

Here are some new illustrations I’m working on. I wanted to work on some double page spreads, put more thought into the designs, and this seemed like the a good opportunity. There are some familiar characters, the friendly Attack Squirrel clan, who are celebrating the death of a very evil “care” bear. They are so […]

New mailer

Posted by on Nov 21, 2015 in Illustration, Process, promotion
New mailer

My cards arrived this week for my next illustration mailer. I decided to mail out a package of three note cards featuring bear illustrations, with three envelopes. I also made up a flyer that has smaller pictures of the same illustrations, and on the back a different illustration and my contact information. That way, if […]

Build and Learn

Posted by on Nov 7, 2015 in bear, Children's book, Illustration, Mailers, promotion
Build and Learn

Some new illustrations. I am aiming for a set of seasonal illustrations, so here’s winter and fall.

Dare

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in bear, Illustration
Dare

Working on some new illustrations. I’m thinking about making some prints to sell, and these bears are my first attempt at some styling with words for them.

Hi Hibearnator

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Children's book, Ellison, Illustration, Painting
Hi Hibearnator

Ellison page 3.

Ellison

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in Children's book, Ellison, Illustration, Painting
Ellison

Here’s the start of a story that made my husband write for me a while back.  I requested a time travel children’s story with a bear as the main character so I could illustrate it as practice. I’ve changed the bear to a man though. _____________ Ellison smelled warm scones before he opened his eyes. […]

The Wilkinsons

Posted by on Mar 1, 2015 in Illustration, sketches
The Wilkinsons

Another family.

The bears were hungry

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in bear, Children's book, Illustration
The bears were hungry

More images not making in onto the portfolio page. Safe to say there are even more than this. I need a new animal. I have a series sketched out for this weekend that don’t involve the bear. He might even be doing something other than eating children.