Pirate Lass Sketch

Ahoy! It be Talk Like a Pirate Day! And so, me hearties, here be an ol’ scribblin’ of a jolly fine pirate lass! Arrr!

Merona Grant, Cover Reveal

My cover is finally done! It’s been crazy long in the works, so I can’t help pinching myself every time I look at it, but it’s real… I actually finished it! For a while it felt like I would never get around to completing the darn thing, but when the last pieces came together, I…

Cover Art Sneak Peek

The cover art for my upcoming adventure novel has sat, mere brush strokes away from completion, for the majority of my writing process. It’s been displayed as my wallpaper, inspiring my prose as I’ve gone along, and now, at last, I’ve decided to share just one aspect of it with the world. A sneak peek,…

Snowy Nativity Sculpture

For the past couple of years I’ve wanted to do a snow sculpture. I played with one, once in the past, and it turned out surprisingly well for a first effort, so from that time forward I’ve thought it would be fun to do a Nativity for the Christmas season. Over the years, things got…

Concept of Merona

I wasn’t sure if I wanted to post this sketch of Merona, as it doesn’t seem to capture her personality the way I feel the first concept sketch did. But I still like it enough to share, and outfit-wise, it is a lot closer to my final design for the character. Plus it’s the first…

Giving Things Character

You’ve met my lead, now meet the team. Giving no names (at least not yet) we have (from right to lift) the doctor, the pilot, the loyal dog, the adventuress, the financier, and the linguist. When I was first formulating my story, I immediately began to craft its cast of characters. Because for me characters…