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The Thirst
The Thirst

I was deeply moved by the draughts and famine in Africa a few years back. I wanted to capture both the feeling of need and of satisfaction.

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Old Man
Old Man

I was trying to find interesting portraits to work with in graphite pencil when the expression of this old Mongolian villager caught my eye. He just looks like he’s got so many interesting stories to tell.

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Metal Twist
Metal Twist

This pencil rendering was just for fun. I liked the way the curves reflected back onto the metal surface.

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Lobster Artist
Lobster Artist

I love painting and I love lobster. It only made sense to do this mash-up ink wash illustration.

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Male Exercise Figure
Male Exercise Figure

I enjoy working in graphite pencil and improving my figure drawing skills. This illustration was one of my early figure drawing projects.

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The Swan
The Swan

The swan is a scratchboard illustration completed as a fun project to test out a new medium. The high-contrast look is striking.

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The Snowman
The Snowman

My happy snowman watercolor illustration was painted for a Starwood Vacation Ownership project to create a series of bespoke greeting cards for the guest rooms. This one was for an Aspen Colorado resort location.

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Snowy Bikes
Snowy Bikes

The snowy bikes were painted from actual reference from a café in Aspen. The watercolor illustration is part of a series of bespoke greeting cards for the guest rooms. This one was for an Aspen Colorado resort location.

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Pueblo Ladder
Pueblo Ladder

This abstract watercolor of a Pueblo ladder was painted for a Starwood Vacation Ownership project to create a series of bespoke greeting cards for the guest rooms. This one was for an Arizona resort location.

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Triceratops
Triceratops

The triceratops illustration was created for a Scholastic Micro Book series called 'Dinosaurs' using markers and colored pencil.

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Brachiosaurus
Brachiosaurus

The brachiosaurus illustration was created for a Scholastic Micro Book series called 'Dinosaurs' using markers and colored pencil.

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Velociraptor
Velociraptor

The velociraptor illustration was created for a Scholastic Micro Book series called 'Dinosaurs' using markers and colored pencil.

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