m wood pen

illustrator of books, cocktails, travel + more

If you’re hankering to own a collection of my black & white architectural sketches, we’re all stocked up here in the studio. And, as always, I love custom orders. Just pop an email my way, and I’ll get to work. Sold unframed, use your own ingenuity to create a gallery to match your decor. And …

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Challenge: Create a personalized border for a 6″ x 9′ Christmas letter to illustrate the wonderful highlights of 2017 for a new fabulous client. Requirements: Sketch + layout imagery to signify a new job, a new city, a European adventure, a new neighborhood and two adored cats. Creative Laboratory: To create an uncluttered but festive …

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I just took out a pen to do a little bit of math. 2017 minus 1999 equals 18. So, 18 years ago when my little home business became one of Oprah’s Favorite Things, I had a tussle with the producers over whether or not I would be able to attend the taping. And by taping, …

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