A Flower A Day Challenge: 120 Day Milestone

Above, thirty more of my flower-a-day-for-a-year challenge drawings are pictured. (I’m up to #170 with the actual drawings.) Some of these have already been transformed into designs. Perhaps I’ll go more into the process in future posts; for now, here are two of the completed designs – maybe you can guess which flowers have beenContinue reading “A Flower A Day Challenge: 120 Day Milestone”

Design Challenge Entry

For the “Bohemian Paradise” design challenge next week at Spoonflower. Voting starts Thursday, February 21st. Super pleased with my entry this time. A drawing that was heavily digitally edited to look very batik-like. “boho tropical mandala flowers large scale” by lalalamonique

Before and After 5 (blog-a-day challenge, day 26)

And my entry for this week’s design challenge at Spoonflower. Have been working on this all day, and my head is spinning a little. So – maybe some minor (hopefully not major) revisions to be made tomorrow. The contest theme is “Desert Modernism” and voting starts Thursday. “modern desert floral” by lalalamonique

Inktober Day 5

Inktober Day 5 “Chicken” (9×12 inches, Crayola markers) I didn’t feel like drawing another chicken after my rather involved entry for the Illustrated Animals challenge at Spoonflower (see below), so yeah, I did sorta chicken out. //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Chicken Lalala tea towel, available soon at Spoonflower. https://www.spoonflower.com/designs/8022629-chicken-lalala-tea-towel-by-lalalamonique //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Inktober Day 4

Inktober Day 4 “Spell” (9×12, G2 Pen) This made me glad I took Jerry Moriarty’s class “How to Draw Anything, Especially from your head” back in the old days at SVA in New York City. I couldn’t remember the exact name of the class, but a quick search brought me to the Quora question “WhatContinue reading “Inktober Day 4”