Tag: art

+ My first book! Accordion fold book with alphabet theme from Alisa Golden's Making Handmade Books. Walnut ink and PearlEx on sketchbook paper.

Why I’m so into Bookmaking

It’s the difference between talking with someone who regularly checks their phone and talking with someone who couldn’t care less where their phone even is.

+ Fresh flowers resting on handlettered calligraphy

Death is Nothing at All

The poem is from the perspective of the deceased, a comforting reminder of all the ways they never truly leave us. I love gift commissions — I enjoy ferrying love and thoughtfulness from one person to another.

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How I Keep My Lines So Straight

I am a calligraphy mortal.

+ "Saguaro Blooms" Limited Edition Linoleum Print

Saguaro Blooms Linoleum Cut

It’s late April and the saguaro cacti are blooming again! Simple white flowers cluster atop the arms of the cactus, resembling crowns. I love the elegance of the lines in the flowers and I wanted to include the blooms in my I Left My Heart in Tucson series. Here’s how I created this set of linoleum block prints!