Welcoming Autumn with the first page of my newest hand-bound sketchbook! Beer stains laid down first, as inspired by @kyle_bice1 , with micron pen lines for definition. #beer #draw #drink #doodle #ink #line #lineart #linework #pen #chicago #chitown #woman #art #anatomy #portrait #henna #mehndi #tattoo

Welcoming Autumn with the first page of my newest hand-bound sketchbook! Beer stains laid down first, as inspired by @kyle_bice1 , with micron pen lines for definition. #beer #draw #drink #doodle #ink #line #lineart #linework #pen #chicago #chitown #woman #art #anatomy #portrait #henna #mehndi #tattoo


Digital formatting for print and working on text layout between waiting for watercolor pages to dry! Kind if excited to play with text again… #art #illo #illustration #kidslit #childrensbook #chicago #chitown #watercolor #line #linework #lineart #ink #draw #wip #progress #adobe #doodle #graphicdesign

Digital formatting for print and working on text layout between waiting for watercolor pages to dry! Kind if excited to play with text again… #art #illo #illustration #kidslit #childrensbook #chicago #chitown #watercolor #line #linework #lineart #ink #draw #wip #progress #adobe #doodle #graphicdesign


On the way to #OtherWorldCon in Aurora, we passed a pickup truck with a GIANT FUCKING BULLDOG STATUE!!! Good con omen!? #bulldog #dog #frenchie #pug #buhi #statue #conventions #comics #thehastypastry #indie #chicago #chitown

On the way to #OtherWorldCon in Aurora, we passed a pickup truck with a GIANT FUCKING BULLDOG STATUE!!! Good con omen!? #bulldog #dog #frenchie #pug #buhi #statue #conventions #comics #thehastypastry #indie #chicago #chitown


Ridiculous buggy-eyed fanart of Pugsly by @jonmichaellennon at #OtherWorldCon in Aurora ! #art #chicago #ink #doodle #draw #comics #indie #pug #frenchie #sketch #books

Ridiculous buggy-eyed fanart of Pugsly by @jonmichaellennon at #OtherWorldCon in Aurora ! #art #chicago #ink #doodle #draw #comics #indie #pug #frenchie #sketch #books


Worth paying my $31 in book fines (lesson learned!) to have this baby back in my lunch break again. Fantastic book: poetic, profound and informative. #plants #love #life #nature #books #learning #reading #chicagopubliclibrary #returnyourbooksontime #seriously

Worth paying my $31 in book fines (lesson learned!) to have this baby back in my lunch break again. Fantastic book: poetic, profound and informative. #plants #love #life #nature #books #learning #reading #chicagopubliclibrary #returnyourbooksontime #seriously


Prepping for my 24th birthday! Really blessed to have so many fantastic, incredible friends to make pumpkin treats for (and, who put up with my ridiculous dorky ways xD) #fall #autumn #pumpkin #baking #cooking #kitchen #birthday #tea #cake #sweets #friends #friendship #love #chicago #chitown

Prepping for my 24th birthday! Really blessed to have so many fantastic, incredible friends to make pumpkin treats for (and, who put up with my ridiculous dorky ways xD) #fall #autumn #pumpkin #baking #cooking #kitchen #birthday #tea #cake #sweets #friends #friendship #love #chicago #chitown


It’s not always swirls… Sometimes, it’s swoops! Little video of my very last page for Story and Media LLC! #art #illo #illustration #ink #lineart #line #linework #doodle #draw #dragon #monkey #freelance #kidslit #childrensbook #chicago #chitown


Feeling tense, spirals and claws to calm me down #art #ink #illustration #illo #kidslit #chicago #chitown #childrensbook #doodle #draw #fantasy #dragon #line #lineart #linework #monkey #micron

Feeling tense, spirals and claws to calm me down #art #ink #illustration #illo #kidslit #chicago #chitown #childrensbook #doodle #draw #fantasy #dragon #line #lineart #linework #monkey #micron


New addition to my grown-up blanket tent πŸ’œπŸ’œπŸ’œ Purple string lights~ #fantasy #sleep #dream #night #light

New addition to my grown-up blanket tent πŸ’œπŸ’œπŸ’œ Purple string lights~ #fantasy #sleep #dream #night #light


"Diana" (aka, WonderWoman, aka, my babe) from the Geek Bar Chicago tasting tonight. Strong drink, complete with a lemon lasso of truth ;3

"Diana" (aka, WonderWoman, aka, my babe) from the Geek Bar Chicago tasting tonight. Strong drink, complete with a lemon lasso of truth ;3