I Love Snowflakes!

I Love Snowflakes!

I love making my own Christmas cards and gifts! Last year I drew some favorite symbols of the season, which included quilting, candy canes and snowflakes. After coming up with a concept and snowflake design, I moved on to painting the background. Here’s how the cards turned out… Then I customized a snowflake for each […]

Photography: What’s Your Process?

Posted by on Aug 1, 2012 in Case Studies, Creative Process, NAPP, Stock Photos
Photography: What’s Your Process?

How do you pick a good photography process? Do they evolve over years or do you hit the ground running with a process in place? To help answer some of those questions and position you for an organized approach to photo shoots, we’ve interviewed a few professionals in this highly creative field: Kelly Parke | […]

Watercolor Archives

Posted by on Aug 6, 2010 in Creative Process
Watercolor Archives

Digging through my art studio office today I found a treasure trove of artwork: college assignments, starving artist initiatives, files from a more recent instruction gig, and wedding invites. There were no cell phones yet and music had yet to discover a whole new method of playtime. Because technology continues to rock my world, I’m always looking for a way to bridge analog methods with today’s digital paradigm. Time is key. It goes by fast.