One of my favorite sources for artistic inspiration, 100 Years of Fashion Illustration is a must for every fashion artist’s library. Filled with over a century of fashion history seen through the artistic visions of masters such as René Gruau, Christian Bérard, and Bernard Blossac.
Join me and Laurence King Publishing on instagram and share your love for fashion illustration with the hashtag #PFxLKgiveaway for a chance to win a copy of the book. I’ll be choosing a winner next Wednesday, October 16th.
Open to US residents only.
Watercolor illustration on top of a vintage Manhattan map. Prints available here.
I remember the days I dreamt of living in New York City; It was during college, when I truly discovered my love for fashion. However, life often leads you to unexpected places, and I ended up moving to Boston for a job after my studies. At the time, I was disappointed that so many of my friends were on their way to NYC, while I was unpacking my bags just four hours north.
As you know, over the past five and a half years, I’ve grown to admire Boston more than I ever thought I could. I’ve learned to not only appreciate, but love the city’s small town feel, it’s incomparable passion for sports, summers filled with sailboats, and the romantic snowy winters. There’s something about Boston that helped me grow… it helped me figure out who I was as an artist, and where I wanted to go.
After many memorable years, the time has come for a new adventure…. A new adventure in New York! The past few days I’ve been moving my life into a charming apartment on the Upper East Side… exploring my new surroundings, and working to create a new home and studio. It still hasn’t quite hit me yet, but with the start of New York Fashion Week, I’m sure it will consume me soon enough!
The glamour of it all! New York! America! – Charlie Chaplin
I couldn’t be more excited to embark on this new journey, and look forward to the new world that New York has to offer.
A small tribute to NYC I worked on a while back…
I’m thrilled to announce my second online course!
Join me in video lessons covering the basics of using watercolor, while focusing on shoes. Sign up and read about the course here- class launches August 13th. Stay tuned for a video teaser!
Sign up to take my previous class over here.
My print shop is finally back, and stocked with all new prints!
I’m thrilled with my printer- their quality is unreal. Each image is an archival ink Giclee print on hand-molded Hahnemühle’s German Etching paper (beautiful) with deckle edges. They look strikingly similar to the original watercolors. My prints now come in three sizes as well.
With proper care, each print can last for several generations.
New prints will be added every month.
As you can tell from my website, my main shop is located here. However, I also sell prints and iPhone cases over at Society6. I finally found some time to update the shop with newer work. Also, I’ve finally added the Inaugural Gown illustration!
Wishing you all a wonderful weekend! Thank you to everyone who’s already signed up for my online class… I can’t wait for it to begin!