This design is inspired by my favorite celestial object: the Moon. When the Moon is veiled by clouds or beyond the horizon, this pin is there to remind us of her beauty in all her phases!
Stepping into the world of pins. I wanted my first pin to be something for people like me, Filipino-Americans. Showing the love and compassion we have for ourselves and others.
This design was eventually purchased for a new organization with a great cause.
I created this in response to the water crisis in Flint, MI and other places. Water is all I drink for the most part so I take it for granted but I’m reminded others do not have access to clean water.
Started with a sketch, moved into Illustrator for the lettering, and then Photoshop for the watercolor color texture I painted.
The 1970s animated adaptation of the Hobbit is one of my favorites so I wanted to create a hand-lettered piece from the main song “The Ballad of The Hobbit”. Lyrics by Jules Bass.
[Updated August 2014]
Initially created for a class, I updated the front of the design with my own hand-letterintg.
A child of ice born in the summer.
Sansa Stark is a character in George R.R. Martin’s series, A Song of Ice and Fire and the very popular HBO show, Game of Thrones. She is one of the least favorite characters of the fandom, which is why I cherish her and will defend her.
A dear friend of mine wanted a portrait of himself as a pirate.