Express

Top floor please! (digital, pen) Not every thought or word we think of will make it to the top of our minds and seep into the world around us. There’s so many obstacles within us that create stops along the way that give us time to second guess ourselves. Once we do, we swallow ourContinue reading “Express”

Trajectory

(ink, pencil, digital) If only we could predict when we’re all going to crash and burn. That way we could stain the world with the footprint we choose to leave behind. I decided to revise this old drawing and give it a bit more detail. I made this after seeing a mosquito that  had beenContinue reading “Trajectory”

Stick People in a Stick Room

Detailed activity of the room: As seen from left to right – A stick mirror reflecting a stick self of a stick dad next to some stick art made by a stick kid hung above a stick floor stood upon by two giant stick twins standing in a stick corner. (digital) JFR -@illustratedconnection.com

Features of Ario

Sketchbook Entry: August 28th, 2018 Features of Ario Another fun one I had done before my first class of the year. Inspired from another user on SKTCHY. It’s great practice finding that specific detail of someones photograph which you can then focus on or accentuate, in this case I loved this persons rounded glasses andContinue reading “Features of Ario”

Magnetic Attraction

Growing up, I remember walking down to a park which had one of those rickety old wooden gyms in it. A park, which at least by appearance, seemed to have been there since the 1930’s. This was no Muscle Beach, just a couple of makeshift wooden seats and rusty bars which were most likely usedContinue reading “Magnetic Attraction”

Projects/Series

Earlier this year I decided to start making most of my illustrations/art projects into multiple part series in the hopes that it would help demonstrate my ideas more clearly. This practice has also challenged me to keep my style consistent while working on specific bodies of work. This gave me a sense of focus whilstContinue reading “Projects/Series”

Fruit and Cheese

A quick and fun series that involves a bit of fruit and a whole lot of cheese. Apple of your eye. “If only I was the apple of your eye, that would be so sweet!!” (ink, marker, digital) Forrest Russell –@illustratedconnection.com

Geometric Alliance

Eventually things will come full circle and each shape will have helped complete the puzzle: -The triangle is known to be the strongest shape, but sometimes even it needs support from it’s friends. Rotate! -Sometimes other shapes can help hold the circle in place. Keep the ball rolling but try to avoid the downhills. Rotate!Continue reading “Geometric Alliance”