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101- Pattern: Trellis

Trellis and¬†lattice is a classic pattern created by crossing lines and leaving space in between to form a network. It is one of my favorite pattern because it is structured but suits well almost any interior settings.     ¬†
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101 Patterns – Ticking Stripes

Ticking stripe, often used in pillow and mattress covers, has a charming casual look. This pattern is a combination of large and narrow stripes. It is now used everywhere.    
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Black and White – Ink Drawing – Sheriff Joe

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Black and White - Ink Drawing - I used ink on white acid-free sketching paper to create high contrast and tattoo-like image.

I used this photo to create the drawing above.

I used this photo to create the drawing above.

I used Photoshop to create this black and white image. This gave me a better idea of light and dark elements in the photo.

I used Photoshop to create this black and white image. This gave me a better sense of the light and dark elements in the photo above.

I outlined the image using tracing paper. I then transferred the image to the sketch paper.

I printed the black and white image and I used tracing paper to outline it. I then transferred the image to the sketching paper.

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Digital Photography – “The Fall Way”

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I took this photo by getting only part of the road to give it an illusion of infinite pass.

I took this photo by getting only part of the road to give it an illusion of infinite pass.

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Drawing – Oil Pastels Birds

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I drew these birds with oil pastels to explore techniques.

I drew these birds with oil pastels to explore texture.

Here I blend the colours but I tried to keep the texture create by the pastel crayons.

Here I blended the colours but I tried to keep the texture created by the pastel crayons.

Here I used blending tortillons and create a smother blending.

Here I used blending tortillons to create a smother blending.

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Installation – Yellow Bedroom

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Yellow Bedroom.  This was a little boy's bedroom. He wanted a yellow bedroom. I decorated the bedroom in yellow but used grey and blue to balance the sunshine yellow walls.

Yellow Bedroom. This was a little boy's bedroom. He wanted a yellow bedroom. I decorated the bedroom in yellow but I used grey and blue to balance the sunshine yellow walls.

Another view of this bedroom.

Another view of this bedroom.

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Using markers, I quickly sketch the bedroom to study how the colours would be distribute around the room.

Using markers, I quickly sketched the bedroom to study how the colours would be distribute around the room.

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Installation – Deck Decor – Using Tangerine Tango Colour as Inspiration

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This deck decor was inspired by Tangerine Tango - Pantone's Colour of the year in 2012

This deck decor was inspired by Tangerine Tango - Pantone's Colour of the year in 2012

I love the blue sky in this photo

I love the blue sky in this photo. Summer decor taking in consideration this season naturally bright colours.

Whenever I can, I introduce whimsical elements into decor.

Colour repetition to create a cohesive look. Whenever I can, I introduce a fun element into decor, here a cute salamander crows up the railing.

Layout sketch - markers and colored pencils

Layout sketch - markers and colored pencils

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Illustration – Flyer Designed With Adobe Illustrator – “Pet Spot”

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Flyer Designed With Adobe Illustrator. I designed this flyer exploring contrast and repetition.

Flyer Designed With Adobe Illustrator. I designed this flyer exploring contrast and repetition.

I used this photo as an inspiration to design the flyer.

I used this photo as an inspiration to design the flyer.

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Original Painting – Watercolor – Fall By The Lake

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Watercolor painting - "Fall By The Lake". I used mainly the "Went in Wet" and "Dry Brush" techniques.

Watercolor painting - "Fall By The Lake". I used mainly the "Went in Wet" and "Dry Brush" techniques.

Image of the painting without the frame

Image of the painting without the frame

Sketch for the painting above

Sketch for the painting above

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Jewelry – Clay Stones and Beads

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Jewelry with blue stones made of clay.

Jewelry with blue stones made of clay.

I wanted the stones to make a statement  in this piece.

I wanted the stones to make a statement in this piece.

I moulded the stone by hand to give it an organic look. After I baked the stones, I used golden markers and loosely wipe

I moulded the stone by hand to give it an organic look. After I baked the stones, I used gold permanent craft markers to create golden veins.

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Black and White – Free-Hand Drawing with Sketching Pencils

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Free-hand drawing with different grades of sketching pencils. I drew these books with sketching pencils to explore different values and to explore subject's depth and composition.

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