The Song that the Stars Sing
Pastel pencil illustration inspired by symbolist artist Odilon Redon

The Roaring, Pounding of My Heart
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by my poem of the same name.

What Are You Afraid Of, I Know That You Are
Abstract colored pencil illustration interpreting anxiety.

Embroidery inspired by my poem The Sound of My Voice.

Hidden in the Darkness
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by poem of the same name.

Vision in Blue
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by Kandinsky.

Faint Light of Dawn
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by my poem of the same name.

I Am a Willow Wisp
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by poem of the same name.

Through Rose Colored Glass
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by Kandinsky.

Complimentary
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by Kandinsky.

The Path is Golden
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by Kandinsky.

Oceania
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by Kandinsky.

Midnight
Abstract colored pencil illustration inspired by Kandinsky.

Poster for my newest experimental short film Falling from the Tree a Single Leaf. Made with brush pen, colored pencil & pan pastel.

My Heart Will Lead the Way Alternate Version – Illustration based on one of my poems. Prismacolor Colored Pencil, Fine liner Marker Collage.

Sound of My Voice – Illustration based on one of my poems. Prismacolor Colored Pencil, Fine Liner Marker.

My Heart Will Lead the Way – Illustration based on one of my poems. Prismacolor Colored Pencil, Drawing Pen, Collage.

The Fire Within

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 4 Air. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils & galaxy patterned origami paper.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 4 Air, Page 1. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils & galaxy patterned origami paper.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 4 Air, Page 2. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils & galaxy patterned origami paper.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 4 Air, Page 3. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils & galaxy patterned origami paper.

Promo Art for the song Lightyears from Kimbra. Mixed Media, this was a self-initiated project.

Breathing in the sparkling particles of white dwarfs, red giants & dying supernovas.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 3 Spirit. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 3 Spirit, Page 1. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 3 Spirit, Page 2. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 3 Spirit, Page 3. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Front cover to my first collection of collages.

Back cover to my first collection of collages.

Mateo – book cover concept. I used a combination of Prismacolor Colored Pencils, hand-drawn type, watercolors and collage.

The Spirit World

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 2 Earth. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 2 Earth – Page 1. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 2 Earth – Page 2. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 2 Earth – Page 3. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Revised cover design for my first collection of poetry, Lost & Found. Created the cover using Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Revised back cover design for my first collection of poetry, Lost & Found. Created the cover using Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

The cover for my upcoming second collection of poetry. It was made using Prismacolor Colored Pencils & NuPastels.

The back cover for my upcoming second collection of poetry. It was made using Prismacolor Colored Pencils & NuPastels.

Commissioned Poster for La Casita Grande Editores, staged reading. Made with Prismacolor NuPastels.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 1 Water. These designs were made with Prismacolor Colored Pencils.

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 1 Water – Page 1

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 1 Water – Page 2

Los Elementos Adentro De Mi – Handmade Artist Book – Book 1 Water – Page 3

Book Cover for the upcoming La Casita Grande Editores book, release date April 10th 2018. This design was made using Prismacolor Colored Pencils and I collaged the elements together.

Bio-Synthesis

The Sea in Me

Underwater Vision
Made with Prismacolor NuPastels

This section features imagery that has been created using analog media such as: colored pencils, pastels, markers and other mediums. I am using these mediums to further develop my skills in creating imagery that is created & exists without the need for a computer. Furthermore, I am exploring the possibilities of creating handmade artist books as another form of presentation & creation.

For
Analog Design & Illustration
Type
pastels, traditional art, colored pencils, markers, india ink