Dear followers, To say it's been a while since I've posted anything here is an understatement. It's not for lack of want, but more for lack of energy and time to spare. I've recently been in a bit of a low with my mental illnesses. I haven't had restful sleep in a while due to... Continue Reading →
During Inktober I learned of a wicked company called 8x10 that serves as a platform for artists to sell prints to their patrons easily. So I put up my first print for sale! Go get one before they're all gone!
Happy November 1st! To those of you that observe Día de los Muertos, I want to wish you amor para siempre! I didn't grow up observing this holiday with my Cuban family, but I feel so connected to its meaning. While my family views death and passing as a time for solemn grief, I find... Continue Reading →
Well, October is soon coming to a close and I only have one Inktober drawing left to complete. It has been quite a journey and I am extremely glad that I took on the project. Here are some of the pieces from this month:
I have been keeping up with this year's Inktober prompts, although digitally instead of the traditional ink on paper. I have to say it is pretty time consuming, but worthwhile in how much you grow and learn as an artist. Here's a sample of some of the drawings:
It's been a minute since I've posted an essay or poem because of my dive into digital art, but I'm back today with a special topic. It's National Coming Out Day and that motivates me to get my truth out into the world (or at least to the few people interested enough to read this... Continue Reading →
I'm really enjoying making these pop art pieces with Procreate. Inktober is coming, so you can expect a lot more art this coming month!
I've been trying my hand at pop art style pieces lately and decided to make a banner for my site with it. So bye-bye stock photo! Hello pastel portraits!
This is a piece I sketched months ago intending to make into a physical painting, but never did. So now that I've thoroughly fallen in love with Procreate and digital painting, I decided to go ahead and create it digitally. The inspiration for this piece came from a dream. I can no longer remember the... Continue Reading →