Tag Archives: illustration

Illustrating Christmas

I have been illustrating Christmas in two recent paintings. They are not elaborate in style or detail, or even very thought through, but they’re my try at doing some kind of “design”, illustrating the season of Christmas in my own … Continue reading

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Art Journaling: I’m keeping the Butterflies

Sometimes when I bind a journal I use recycled pages that are so pretty that I don’t really want to add much to them. From my explore nature altered book I tore out a page with these graphical illustration that … Continue reading

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Drawing Tiny Treasures

I’m calling this new project Drawing Tiny Treasures. My intention is to fill the entire book with drawings of small things from my home. Those things that I have loved for years (and probably blogged about at some point in … Continue reading

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An illustrated life by Danny Gregory – a book review

Early this summer I read through Danny Gregory’s latest book An Illustrated Life – Drawing Inspiration from the Private Sketchbooks of Artists, Illustrators and Designers (2008). It’s a big book, a coffee table paperback with 270 pages to look through, … Continue reading

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Ordinary Sparkling Moments to Snap

I’m making tabs for my diary. Some photos from everyday life. The Diptych Project has inspired me to take more photos, and I’m finding I really enjoy the simple and just-as-it-is right now quality of life. I drew these illustrations … Continue reading

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Eye Candy | Good memories

More old stuff from the drawer since I’m still traveling and not updating with new stuff. This is a watercolour painting I made in Thailand, 2003. I just found it in a pile of photos from the trip. Here is … Continue reading

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Think happy thougts all day today

A pen and ink drawing, colored in Photoshop. The bear, who is wearing “my” Gudrun Sjödn-knee lenght sock (that I couldn’t get since they were sold out) is announcing: – Think happy thoughts all day today! in Swedish. Please follow … Continue reading

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