m wood pen

freelance illustrator: have pen, will travel

The life of a freelance illustrator is akin to being on a permanent job hunt. My cottage industry, started on a whim, is a proverbial revolving door, with projects and new clients flying in and out, delivering a query, a challenge, some inspiration, plenty of enthusiasm and eventually, a check in the mail. Whimsy, luck, …

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Gobs of love to my dear young friend Rachael Levine, a brilliant designer with the positive energy of a confection of spun sugar & spices.  It’s not often to be taught fearlessness by someone nearly a third of my age, but this gypsy girl has done so, time & time again.  My morning sketch is …

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Spring break madcap roadtrip with through Nashville, Franklin and Savannah with my trusty sidekick (soon a college graduate) whipped us into beach mode and there’s no going back. Here’s something fresh from my studio. More on the way!