Reindeer ornament – it’s time Rudolph must be doing stretches and practice sprints by now. Print the ornament out on a heavy (cardstock) paper, color, hang and celebrate.
Today’s printable ornament is a little angel. The sketch for this was inspired by a little girl sitting by me last weekend. She was not impressed about being a muse Download the angel only here and print on card stock. On Thursday, I will release a pdf of the next four ornaments as a single pdf
I am taking a break from ink, after InkTober. I went for broke yesterday and bought myself two 4B pencils. I remember when I first started to draw, these things scared the daylights out of me. You could make a mark and it showed up. What if it was the wrong mark? What if someone […]
More motion in everything. I have launched my illustration focused instagram feed: https://www.instagram.com/serena.fenton.art/ I can only say that it was painful to get art from my computer onto a platform that is dedicated to mobile apps. Now that it’s there, I have linked up my fave illustrators and children’s book publishers – and wow! It is […]
Getting into the groove of drawing groups of children, I tried my hand at a Welcome Back illustration. The original was done in watercolor with watercolor pencils and ink. Then the scanned version was touched up in PhotoShop. I am loving my digital tablet!
Today is national dog day. How did I not figure that out until 5 pm?? Oh wait, I know. I bought a new graphics tablet and have been working to get it to behave with WIndows 10. (Ahem – Wacom – not all artists use Macs). I finally won, but it involved doing a lot […]
In North Carolina, school is back in session again. Is it cruel or kind to keep kids indoors when the temperature and humidity are in the mid-90s? There is the distraction factor of math and spelling.
Hair! My first Illustration Friday entry. Illustration Friday is an online artist community where anyone can enter and share their work. There is a weekly theme and the responses regularly tally in the hundreds, perhaps thousands. There is a current week’s topic (announced every Friday). Artists then make an illustration based on the current topic. […]