Category: Doodles

You need visuals in your story! (Sticky)

Using only text to convey ideas, concepts, and even simple details can be boring for readers. It’s just true. When I think about what grabs my attention on any media platform or even walking by brick and mortar stores, I am captivated by thoughtful, visual moments. As I was walking by Google Fiber in downtown Austin a…


The Spanish Village Art Center is located in Balboa Park in San Diego. Since 1937, it’s been a place where dedicated artists unite. Today, the village is home to 37 artist studios, which means 300 local artists! Studio 6 is where Mary Ella Bowles spends her days as an artist. The more I spoke with her during…


Draw a container where your cactus will live. This will get your creative juices flowing! Think: pot, vase, coffee pot, wine glass, anything. Draw a cactus! There are so many different species of this plant, anyway you doodle it… you can’t go wrong.


Dinosaur: Process

4/20/16 Update! This little dino has changed! With some art, I like to plan out and calculate. Other times the spontaneity and randomness of doodling, putting ideas down right when you think of it is way more fun. You enjoy the moment, and it isn’t about the end result anymore. It’s about the process. Sometimes painting can…


Just show up

One of your favorite bands comes to town, and the concert is sold out. You had no idea they were coming, and it’s happening tonight. You happen to be free. Woops… turns out, you aren’t free. Cancel those planz. Sorry Felicia. Internal battle: You want a friend to accompany you. But time is running out….



Dinosaurs

Dinosaur. CHECK! I’ve been working on this painting for a while. It’s actually huge- 3×4 feet!This is just a snippet of it. I’ve been doing layers of bright colors for a while now (a few months) and finally last night I thought to myself- I need to draw with pen on this thing. And before…



Doodle Coffee Sesh

This video was inspired by my favorite coffee cup. Enjoy, coffee friends, and coffee on! <iframe width=”780″ height=”430″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/obLnPKlInsw” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>    


Philly

Welcome to Philly! Doodled this little guy on a napkin at Sabrina’s Cafe. There are several locations, but we went to the one at 1804 Callowhill St. This diner was poppin’, to say the least! 30 minute wait, great tunes, awesome service. Exactly how I imagined a diner in Philadelphia to be. I doodled two things that I…