m wood pen

illustrator of books, cocktails, travel + more

“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” William Morris   Remember when buildings, decor, transport, and machines were built to last longer than the weekly rumble of the recycling truck? I sure do. I lament the mass manufactured invasion of replaceable, temporary, cheap, bland …

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Wrytewood Travel Notes takes its final bow. As a parting adieu to my little boutique line of note cards, I’ve launched a closeout sale to send these gorgeous rascals off to new horizons and into the hands of enthusiastic writers + travelers. Bulk-priced in sets of 100, grab them while you can! Wrytewood Store With so much …

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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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