illustration board


ascension 3

Ascension was finally finished today, after some days of deserved rest – and even a little frustration. I had loads of problems with the background, but I think that I managed to fix them. I got so happy with the final result that I’m seriously thinking about using this image in my promo postcard. Ascension was painted and repainted a couple times in watercolor paper before I get to this version. I had initially planned something more ethereal and soft for the deeply spiritual concept, but the colors started to […]


in the skin.

last week I received by email a photo that made me feel very flattered. yep, it’s one of my works, The Chemistry. it was picked by sweet Michelle, an inspired artist from California, to become a tatoo. she told me that she saw herself “reflected in the piece”, and that for me is really really rewarding. in fact, inspiring people with my work is the main reason why I do it. it’s priceless to see that somebody felt so touched at the point of registering it in her own skin. […]


Ascension and The Scream.

I’ve been able to accomplish more than I expected these last days and I’m happy. sometimes I think there’s some kind of magic around here that makes me able to do so much and being a mother at the same time. “Ascension” is almost done. it lacks only a few details now. I decided to cut off some inches of board at the sides since I wanted to “lighten up” the figures and all that blue and violet in their hair. I committed the mistake of using too much warm […]


about Hecate

so I finished Hecate some days ago, right after the New Year. although I still think that there are things to be corrected, I got proud for this being a kind of milestone for me. first because it’s the first “large” piece I make (20 x 15 inches), practically double the size of my former drawings; second, because it’s the first work on illustration board I really managed to finish; and third, because is the first finished work of my new phase (I have 2 more pieces on paper I […]