March 2014 – flower desktop art

For March I went back to the iPad for some fun and simple pattern flowers. I’ve been thinking about negative space and shapes. This month the calendar art does not completely fill the canvas – but is a free shape that can be positioned in various layouts with the save overall feeling. I hope you…

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Animal Pencil Sketch Inspiration – Birds at Rincon Beach

I love birds – and all animals really. They move and have a personality – something that makes drawing more challenging and fun. Sea birds – seagulls tend to come in flocks and are all over the coastline. I took my pencils and sketchbook to the beach and practiced drawing birds – also took photos…

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Landscape Pencil Sketch Inspiration – Rose Valley Hiking in Ojai, CA

If you take your sketchbook along on a hike then your sure to find a inspiration in the landscape. If your not able to go out and actually draw from life, a video might do the trick. I like to sketch and take video while out in nature, and then archive what I have on…

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Celebrating Love

What are you planning to do with your special someone this Valentines-Day? Being in a new relationship myself I’ve been enjoying thinking about how I would like to celebrate love this year.  I’ve come up with a few ideas, one of which is very unique! I’ve been working with Patricia Diorio, M.A. in one of her quantum…

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Youth Videography and Production Crew

I’m working in collaboration with Youth Interactive and Arts for Humanity! by providing a 10 week class on Art and Technology for the SB Good News team. The Good News is a youth-run media production company dedicated to promoting the collaborative, diverse, and positive community efforts in Santa Barbara This week, class 2 of 10,…

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