Archive for the ‘WOMEN’ Category

Puddle-jumping here.  With a full soak of rain this Spring in NYC, Paris and Milan…and some testing emotional astrology… we find ourselves leaping into Summer over puddles of moods and feelings, from curbs onto crosswalks as the lights change to green. My collage above was inspired by the chicest woman ever.  Stopped in the blue […]


Here is Maya Jane Coles, house music DJ and producer from UK.  I adore her music and often draw to it.  One of my series of portraits of magical people, she floats between an anime warrior princess and a classic “caricature” which essentially means a “loaded portrait.” My starting point for this “loaded mix” was […]


Love affairs with Italy are like living in a sensory masterpiece.  If you’ve never rode a Vespa in the Tuscan hills in a haze of fireflies; breathed in Lake Como’s cool, magical, early am mist; savored the earth in a Piedmont organic wine or kissed a hot Italian with long, rivulets of curly hair in […]


“Heeeeere’s Grace!” “I’ll never write my memoirs, there’s nothing in a book. Love me in a picture, Kiss me in a cast, Touch me in a sculpture, Whisper in my mask.” Grace Jones has been my #1 favorite since the night I saw a video at a house party, a bright spot in a dark […]


The Glamorous Mariner Number 3 in my illustration series of magical people. London Fashion Week opens. Who personifies London fashion? There’s just one answer. Daphne Guinness. Royalty. Singular Vision. Eccentricity. Rarity Among Women. Obsession. She is an artist, an icon, a muse.  I begin delving into photos, videos. The process of capturing the essence of […]



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