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2 Chronicles 5:14

2 Chronicles 5:14This drawing was inspired by a verse in 2 Chronicles. I tried to imagine a place so filled with the God’s splendor, you can’t even enter it.

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Charcoal Portrait

charcoal portraitThis was a charcoal portrait I was commissioned to do.

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The Spray Gun is the Star.

I was the art director on this shoot for the cover of a brochure introducing a new line of Matco spray guns. This was fairly early in the transition from film to digital, so this image was generated from 5 different shots, composited in layers in Adobe Photoshop.

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Matco Spray Gun

 

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Diva Star and her hats.

Diva Star and her hats.Scratchboard has always been one of my favorite media. This one-page paper doll features my daughter’s Diva Star doll and an assortment of hats for a winter-themed set.

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Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme Cards

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This set of nursery rhyme cards were inspired by nursery rhyme advertising cards created by Kate Greenaway. My version is an updated interpretation of the verses, created using Adobe Illustrator. The cards are designed with slits, into which the characters’ heads can be inserted.

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Handtrucks need love, too.

htruckalt2Here’s a drawing of a handtruck, executed in Adobe Illustrator, that I made during the time I was a Graphics Manager for an automotive tool company. This line art was printed on the packaging.

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As Worn by Ginger

_gingerDancing Cheek to Cheek_pickup_piccolino_luck_laughedI was inspired by the costumes worn by Ginger Rogers in the musicals she appeared in with Fred Astaire.

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Gator Gal

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Gator Gal was done at the time my children were at an elementary school, whose mascot was an alligator. I gave these paper dolls to their teachers. The original Gator Gal set was created with water color and gouache paints. I later added the Christmas Cheer outfit, drawn in Adobe Illustrator.

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Callie’s Valentine’s Day

Callie is one of my early paper doll sets, drawn in color pencil. Her costumes change throughout the day, as she engages in various activities related to St. Valentine’s Day.

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