Category Archives for illustrations

paint the town

The header was begging for a little something extra, so I decided to paint the town. Generally, I don’t use pretty tape to hold my paper down, just some regular masking tape. But I since I’m not the only artist … Continue reading

02. October 2013 by schristian
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Red Couch

Comfy red couch with an elephant ear. Watercolor. 5in x 7in  

28. January 2013 by schristian
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Watercolor on Canvas

Painting on canvas has some advantages, such as, no framing, when the painting is done, it’s ready to hang! However, acrylic and oil painting are not strong areas for me, so I wanted to find a way to paint with … Continue reading

19. January 2013 by schristian
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Robot

My youngest daughter went through a phase were she was in love with robots. We have no idea where it came from, or how she even knew anything about robots. But, nonetheless, she had a love for them. She would … Continue reading

03. January 2013 by schristian
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Workspace

  When we moved into a smaller home and had to move my daughter’s desk onto the back porch, the search was on again for a perfect desk or her. We still haven’t found it, but I think something modern … Continue reading

29. December 2012 by schristian
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Vintage Red Chair

Another painting resulting from my girls being quietly emerged in their own creative bliss. Eames inspiration strikes again, this time with the Egg chair, and arching chrome lamp, and a wire-leg side table. This painting is obviously the same style … Continue reading

29. December 2012 by schristian
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Vintage Rocker in Red

I am always inspired by the classic clean lines of modern furniture, and especially the Eames furniture. I sketched this scene up while my girls were painting one day and I really like how the clean, yet shaky, hand drawn … Continue reading

28. December 2012 by schristian
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