I had a wonderful time talking with Katelyn Yoder, surface designer, and illustrator. She does beautiful work. Here is a bit about her. My name is Katelyn Yoder. I am an illustrator, painter, textile designer, and crafter who wants to bring happiness to others my joy for life … Continue reading 3.07 Katelyn Yoder, Surface Designer and Illustrator
I've posted several new lessons for Photoshop that can be modified to work with Photopea or Pixlr. Visit the Messy Art Teacher TPT
I just made a video tutorial of how to quickly get the proportions for drawing a head using Loomis technique. This is good for secondary, but with some coaching, you could do this in elementary.
If you have been tasked with continuing lessons for your graphic design students in high school this video covers some options that students can use online. You need internet access, works on Chromebooks, Mac or PC. Pixlr offers an app FREE for iPhone or Andriod. I'm going to post some options and tutorials … Continue reading Distance Learning Options for Graphic Design
Posted a tutorial on how to draw a Magpie Bird using a pencil. Here is the low opacity file if you just want to try inking. Free for personal use.
Here is the final Updated May 16, 2020. I think with all the turmoil that is going on in the world right now I wanted to work collaboratively with my fellow people to share a positive message. I feel for those that are struggling. This virus is like nothing I have seen in my life. … Continue reading Positive Message
I had the pleasure of meeting TeMika Grooms via the SCBWI Southern Breeze. She is such a generous and knowledgeable illustrator. I think her passion and kindness shine through in this interview. Here is a little about TeMika. TeMika Grooms is an Atlanta-based artist, author, and arts advocate. Her interest in art and storytelling began … Continue reading 3.06 TeMika Grooms, Children’s Book Illustrator