The "JOSEPHINE BAKER"

The "JOSEPHINE BAKER": American-born dancer and singer that became widely popular in Europe in the 1920s. She was also known for helping the French Resistance during WWII and for contributions to the Civil Rights Movement.


The "FRIDA KAHLO"

The "FRIDA KAHLO": The Mexican painter known for her self-portraits often expressing the physical pain and suffering throughout her life. Nice coincidence that I happened to wear green on my wedding day too!



The "COCO LEE"

The "COCO LEE": With the Oscars tomorrow, I did a cup inspired by her performance of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon's "A Love Before Time" (Nominated for Best Original Song).
Currently, she is the first and only person of Chinese ethnicity to perform at the Oscars.


The "PRINCESS DIANA"

The "PRINCESS DIANA": The fascinating "People's Princess," known by many for her charity work, compassion, and intense media publicity.


The "COCO CHANEL"

The "COCO CHANEL": Always admired the sophisticated appeal of this iconic French fashion designer.




The "MARILYN MONROE"

The "MARILYN MONROE": As character Lorelei Lee, Marilyn Monroe famously performed "Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend" in the 1953 film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.


Plastic Canvas

I've revived a hobby I used to do as a kid: Plastic Canvas Stitching! Working on a collection of tea cups with each one based on an iconic woman in history. Keep a look out for updates!



Illustrated Floorplans for The Big Bang Theory and Mad Men

Completed unofficial floor plans from a couple of my favorite shows: The Big Bang Theory and Mad Men.
Details include: 
*Mad Men's Sake box, Sugarberry ham, and oversupply of ashtrays/alcohol.
*Big Bang Theory's DNA double helix model, Batman cookie jar, and Penny's rat infested red chair.



The Starving Canvas - Art Piece featured for September

One of my pieces is featured for the month of Sept on The Starving Canvas! www.thestarvingcanvas.com.
"The Starving Canvas seeks to make art less static by getting it off of walls, out of traditional museums and into the lives of everyday people. TSC hopes to enrich the public visually while promoting elite artists and facilitating the sale of their original fine art through our utilitarian products. One of the first promotions TSC has developed are reusable, sturdy, double sided, full bleed totes featuring original artwork for shopping."

Ballet San Jose Nutcracker Illustrated Storybook

Illustrated my 3rd and last book for the year! This is a special storybook companion for the Ballet San Jose's Nutcracker 2014 production. Commissioned by Karen Gabay and will be sold by Ballet San Jose. Check out www.facebook.com/BalletSJ for more info!