m wood pen

illustrator of books, cocktails, travel + more

Have I told you lately how much I love commissioned illustrations? Also, Hollywood? London? New York? Architecture? Food? Travel? Vintage Transportation? Here’s a wildly fun gift project that landed in my studio last year: Jimmy on The Late Show, and David on Jimmy Kimmel Live. And what’s more, I’ve had the luck and thrill of …

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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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“It’s coming on Christmas They’re cutting down trees They’re putting up reindeer And singing songs of joy and peace” Joni Mitchell Yes. It’s just November. But as I see the cardinals flitting and flying out of the bursting bold red of the burning bush just outside my window + feel the crisp blue cold of …

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