Tag: art and Illustration

My little creatures

Beasts of Botanica – Cultivating Creatures Series

A very early morning  fit of creative madness and magic  brought forth the cultivation of these wild creature creations ~ which I have affectionately named Beasts of Botanica. Welcome to My Cultivating…

Her Romani Heart

I have fallen in love with Fredrix Naturecore Mixed Media Painting Boards. I discovered it a Christy Tomlinson’s She Art Retreat at Jane Davenports ‘The Nest’ in Byron…

My Little Creatures_Believe

Believe – Rhonna Designs App

My latest illustration ‘Believe’ is a pencil (prismacolors) illustration on water colour paper. I completed the design with a little help from an amazing new photo editing app –…

Paint colour Sample Art

What do you do with your left over paint colour samples? I see a blank canvas in most things, airplane tickets, receipts, clothing labels and recently paint sample…

He was a Stubborn Mer Boy

This stubborn little MerBoy was totally unplanned. One of those impatient creatures that form on the paper when you have a totally different intention. He looks as though…

Bubble Gum Gabby

There is a wonderful little bottle of pink ink that has earned front row status on my art table of late. It is a Premium Dye Spray by…

Spooks and Boo

I have recently completed a year long Art Journal Round Robin with some creative artists who were members of the Mermaid Circus Online Workshop. We each created a blank…

Dreaming of Fireflies

Dreaming of Fireflies – creative process by Laurie Caradonna

Goldilocks in disguise

Goldilocks in disguise – Dressed for romps and frolics aka bear antics! This illustration is one of my favourites, I started the sketch with my Cousins daughter in…

Easter Lamb Illustration

When I first began this illustration I did not realise it would become an easter lamb. Its so funny and magical how an illustration evolves. She started as…

Keeper of the Moon’s secrets

She is the keeper of the Moons secrets, she keeps them buried in her milky white hair. If you can get close enough on a windy day you…

Red Rose Girls in a Row & A Free Treat

Don’t you just love the colour red? Did you know that red is found in the highest arc of the rainbow and that Bee’s can’t see the colour…

copic markers

Copic marker Storage idea

I don’t believe that Hubby knew what he was getting himself into when he purchased a set of amazing Copic sketch markers for me at Christmas. He had…

Alice in Wonderland and her little Sister

When Alice went tumbling down the rabbit hole that fated day, her little sister Pip was in the garden picking Green apples for her afternoon tea. Pip’s favourite…

Fill Me With Stories

Check Out My Newest Project – The 2012 Sketchbook Project!  It’s like a concert tour, but with sketchbooks. Thousands of sketchbooks will be exhibited at galleries and museums…

Deer Girl At Dusk

She awoke to a frosty morning when the world was utterly still, thick snow lay on every surface as she made her way through the forest. The sun…

Chelsea Laughs out loud

A Princess, Puttanesca and a Gum Ball Machine!

This is a story about a special little girl, a royal little girl to be in fact! Princess Chelsea Cheesecake is a a sweet Cavalier King Charles Spaniel…