Project Recap: Urbana- A Video Game Love Story

Finished my second custom storybook! Crazy. I made this for a super sweet girl named Tiffany for her soon-to-be-husband Mike’s wedding gift. Tiffany is actually a long-time supporter of mine (from buying prints in the shop to custom drawings for her friend’s wedding), and after this process I feel like we’re friends even though we’ve never met in… Read More Project Recap: Urbana- A Video Game Love Story

Drawing on Photography in Photoshop: A Skillshare Class

I finished and posted up my first Skillshare class this week! People often ask me what I’m using to draw on photos. I think it’s more straightforward than it looks, but there are also useful Photoshop skills that can make the integration a little more advanced, so I thought it would be a good introductory-level technique to share.… Read More Drawing on Photography in Photoshop: A Skillshare Class

Photoshop Shortcut and Hotkey Reference Doc (Free Resource)

As part of my Skillshare course “A Make Believe Reality,” I made this simple Photoshop shortcut/hotkey reference document. It’s created specifically for basic drawing and adjustment tools. I hope to one day make a more complete and fully designed one, but wanted to share this one in the meantime in case anyone finds it helpful.… Read More Photoshop Shortcut and Hotkey Reference Doc (Free Resource)

A Make Believe Reality: Thoughts & Reflections on the Themes of 2015-2016

(Finally finished this long post. Whew.) Happy to have finished the 2016 Make Believe Reality calendar! It’s a continuation of sorts from the one I made last year. I don’t intend to have this become a tradition, but I still like the concept and it’s a good year-end exercise for me to reflect. So I guess I’ll keep making… Read More A Make Believe Reality: Thoughts & Reflections on the Themes of 2015-2016