Beginning sketch for a new block carving. Still exploring the halo motif, as the need for empathy towards all living creatures continues to weigh on my mind.
charcoal pencil, pen, vellum paper
Easily one of my favorite icons available from the Noun Project. I used this as the base for another self-learning adventure. Added color and transformed shapes in Illustrator using the Shape Builder tool, which I think is my new favorite tool. Ever.
Mad props to the designers from Vector Market, and you can get your own here https://thenounproject.com/icon/994493/#
In an effort to keep my skills fresh and my brain from catching Alzheimers, I'm teaching myself how to make simple digital illustrations using Adobe Illustrator CC. And by teach myself, I mean I'm googling everything and watching a ton of instructional videos. That counts... right? Here are two little plant babies for your viewing pleasure.