Tagged ingenue

An Illustration in Process (Step 2)

My illustrations always start with a rough pencil sketch. From there I transfer the sketch to marker paper and create a clean tracing outline with fine line pens. Then the fun begins...adding color!

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Splurge! A Whimsical Illustration Featuring My New Copic Sketch Markers

I've been having a blast illustrating with my new Copic Sketch markers and Stabilo fine line pens. Here's the first illustration using these new pens...

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An Outline for a Happy Life – Whimsical Preliminary Pencil Sketch by Joana Miranda

"Judge nothing, you will be happy. Forgive everything, you will be happier. Love everything, you will be happiest." (Sushan R. Sharma)

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The Learning Curve – An Illustration Gone Awry

It's been said...Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. My latest illustration might be creative, but unfortunately it's not a keeper!

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A Cultural Affair – Josephine Spends an Afternoon at the Met

Josephine is part ingenue, part old soul. When she isn't running around New York City taking in the sights, you'll find her indoors at New York's best museums and galleries.

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The Weight of the World – Whimsical Fashion-Inspired Illustration by Joana Miranda

Josephine is part ingenue, part old soul. In this whimsical illustration she's juggling an armload of suitcases...and realizing that she bit off more than she can chew!

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Fall in Chocolate – Original Watercolor Illustration by Joana Miranda

Josephine is part ingenue, part old soul. She's forever optimistic and oh-so-stylish! Hope she brings you a little wisdom and inspiration.

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