Archive for the ‘TGIF’ Category

Hibernation

Bears got it right. Wintertime is the time to hibernate. I too, like the bears, tend to hibernate in the winter. I don’t like the cold and I really hate the early nights. I wish I could hibernate under my covers until April, but unfortunately that’s just not possible. I do tend to be less … read more

TGIF: Thank God for Illustration Friday – Fan Art Doodles from Nan Lawson

I <3 these fan art doodles from illustrator Nan Lawson. Do you know who they are? Leave your guesses in the comments 10 points to whoever gets them all correct!

More snails on the brain

More snails on the brain…Remember back here I shared these fab photos of snails? Well, here’s some illustration snaily goodness for you for TGIF. Rejected from the Carousel by Noosed Kitty Top Honor by Berkley Illustration Fairy With Her Pet Snail by Sweet Melody Designs La, La, La… by Renae Taylor

Autumn edition of TGIF

Autumn is in the air here and that means an end to the Indian Summer I’ve been loving. But Autumn isn’t all bad…at least it’s not winter. But seriously, I’m started to get into the Autumn spirit. I’m enjoying the beginnings of the fall foliage. I’m definitely into layering and being able to wear some … read more

TGIF: Thank God for Illustration Friday – More color full art

This is my final installment in my series about  illustrators who depict people of color in their art (here + here). Last month, I had a  reader named Alexa who asked for some help in finding illustrators who have some diversity in their work. She likes artists like Belle & Boo, Hide n Seek & … read more

TGIF: Thank God for Illustration Friday – More Diversity in Illustration

Here’s a continuation on my series of  illustrators who depict people of color in their work. One of my readers asked me to help her find some artists who have a little diversity in their work, so I’ve been on a treasure hunt. Here are some more of my finds and Alexa, this post is … read more

American Beauty and not wishing your life away

Last night I was thinking about the movie American Beauty. Not so much because I think it’s the most awesomely movie ever made, but more so because it had a profound impact on my life.  It was about 10 years ago and I was working in my first big important job after college as an … read more

TGIF: Thank God for Illustration Friday – Color Full Art

A couple of weeks ago a reader contacted me for some help. She was looking for illustrators who depict people of color in their work. Alexa, the reader, is a fan of  the artists Belle & Boo, Hide n Seek & The Black Apple. So, I had a task and a style of art and … read more

TGIF: Thank God for Illustration Friday – lastest artists to sign-up for feed your soul

For this edition of TGIF: Thank God for Illustration, I thought I might showcase some work from a few of the latest artists to sign-up as contributors for Feed Your Soul: the free art project. I’m getting excited, aren’t you? Nan Lawson Chad  Walker Kim Haller Mike Lewis kate alizadeh Erin Stueber

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