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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Treasure Map



These are always alot of fun! (and quite a departure from my usual style)





Ink, Watercolour and Metallic Pen on Arches 140wt Coldpress

Friday, November 14, 2014

Sunday, November 9, 2014

A Model Holiday













from left to right: Oryza sativa, Lotus japonicus, Zea mays, Selaginella moellendorffii, Physcomitrella patens (in the petri dish), Marchantia polymorpha, Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (or Synechococcus sp.), Medicago truncatula, Brachypodium distachyon, Arabidopsis thaliana, Picea abies, Mimulus guttatus, Nicotiana benthamiana, and Populus trichocarpa.


Available for purchase (and customization!) HERE





Saturday, November 8, 2014

At Work....




Coffee + spinning tunes fuel creativity.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

From start to finish: WIldflower Quaker Wedding Certificate



 Sketching out the layout.....with specific species marked...






Text First, then Flowers....





 The Wreathe Begins to Grow...





Tools Sinister, Record Player Dextrous






Just a few eraser strokes from finished.....







Monday, October 6, 2014

Signed, Sealed, Delivered....



Such a treat when a couple sends me a photo of their "finished" certificate!







 These swallows were such fun!













Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Blackberry Wedding Certificate







 
 
I really enjoyed creating the botanical illustration on this certificate ... ever so slightly idealized.

Watercolour and Ink on Strathmore 140wt Coldpress

a Whopping 22in by 30in.

(suitable for several hundred guests)