Honeymoon Love Commission in Gold Black and White

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn Last year I was commissioned by a dear friend of mine to draw one of her wedding pictures. Of course it was a bit daunting because I had never done that type of work, but I felt I could definitely give it a show. I have to say, I impressedContinue reading “Honeymoon Love Commission in Gold Black and White”

Happy Valentine’s Day! Free Download 🤍

It’s Valentine’s Day and I am here for it! I haven’t always celebrated Valentine’s Day or Galentine’s Day but as I become wiser in experiences, I feel like any opportunity is worth celebrating. This year, I wanted to gift you something unique so here’s an exclusive illustration you can download, print and color for yourContinue reading “Happy Valentine’s Day! Free Download 🤍”

Holidays’ Edition: Gifts for Your Artsy Friends

Subscribe to my newsletter As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. It is an art to make good gifts. You have to not only listen and be really attentive to what people have to say.  To me, it does not have to be expensive (although sometimes it can be): it has to beContinue reading “Holidays’ Edition: Gifts for Your Artsy Friends”

Do You Like Notebooks or People Who do?

When I started to create my illustrations a couple of years ago, this was one of the first things I wanted to make: notebooks featuring my art. At the time, I looked for months into suppliers: unfortunately, I neither had the funds nor the space to store the eventual purchase of dozen of notebooks. A few months back, I was watching TikTok videos (of all places) and realized that I could create that type of product with Amazon as a supplier

Don’t Miss a Beat Jazz Festival in Jacksonville Florida Contest – A Process

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn Although my design was not selected, I wanted to share it and explain my creative process. A few months ago I participated in a contest to design an inaugural poster for the Don’t Miss a Beat Jazz Festival in Jacksonville Florida, happening this upcoming July 24th, 2021. It was oneContinue reading “Don’t Miss a Beat Jazz Festival in Jacksonville Florida Contest – A Process”

On Dancing: How Representation Can Encourage Black Youth to Turn to Dance

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn Representation matters. When I was about 4-5 years old I was taken to a dance class in my neighborhood. I honestly can’t recall what happened that day but by the end of the class I know I never wanted to go back again. Fast forward years later when I movedContinue reading “On Dancing: How Representation Can Encourage Black Youth to Turn to Dance”

Dotted Symmetry 101

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn There is nothing more satisfying than completing a painting you’ve been working on for countless hours over several days! I have just recently started to work on larger canvases and I it is a bit challenging: Well for starter, it obviously takes way longer to paint it. One section atContinue reading “Dotted Symmetry 101”

Abstract is my Art: a Poem

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn Abstract is my Art It all started withThe grainy sound ofA fine tip pen on construction paper. It reminded me ofWhen as a childI would write with my fountain pen on a blotting paper. In chaotic times,drawing the linesbrings me solace. Abstract is my ArtI mimic life’s intricacyYet keep it simple,ItContinue reading “Abstract is my Art: a Poem”

Full Circle.

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn It’s been already 3 months. It is hard to project yourself when we don’t know what tomorrow holds, which for lots of us, including myself, induces lots of stress. My way of coping with anxiety has been to spend as much time as possible creating. I was working with lots ofContinue reading “Full Circle.”

Special Ladies: Celebrating Inspiring Women

Subscribe to my newsletter: http://bit.ly/gn This post was to be published last month in honor of #WomenHistoryMonth but with everything that’s been happening, in New York and the world, I had put this aside and focused on other things. I’m happy and excited to finally do this and share these pieces with you. It hasn’t alwaysContinue reading “Special Ladies: Celebrating Inspiring Women”