Inspired by ‘American Dirt’

Whew! American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins is not for the faint of heart. If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like for migrants coming from Honduras, Guatemala, and Mexico…look no further. Immigrants do the work Americans find too low paying, demeaning or difficult, but what you don’t know is that washing dishes, cooking, landscaping and allContinue reading “Inspired by ‘American Dirt’”

Abstract of Dax

Canadian rapper has a really dynamic look, along with a song called Joker, which inspired this abstract. Brushes and mediums used: round brush, watercolor, gouache for shading. Acrylic for final touches: Fine lines done with calligraphy pen. Colors inspired by The Joker. Check him out on Instagram or Spotify.

The Righteous Gemstones

My latest artlab creations are inspired by the freakin hilarious show The Righteous Gemstones (New episodes Sunday night on HBO (10pm eastern) Some background info on what you’re looking at: Based on each character’s personality, I picked their gemstone and its respective zodiac sign. I don’t know enough about astrology so this took some googling.Continue reading “The Righteous Gemstones”