Well, I switched up my canvas for a good cause. For nine years now, Vans has held its Custom Culture Contest that is aimed at bringing awareness to the diminishing art budgets in schools around the nation.
Art. It’s quite therapeutic. Sorry if I’m repetitive when I say that, but there’ just something about sitting down at my desk, (or any table really) and putting paint to paper. Even if my desk is surrounded by
Here’s the latest from my messy desk, along with a big facepalm moment. This painting is called, “Smile Sunshine” and it’s what happens when I actually put on noise-canceling headphones and zone out to some
Here’s the latest from my messy desk. Or shall I call it my three feet of organized colorful chaos. The first painting… is keeping the “Painting places I want to go to someday” theme alive. I believe the
Fact: my dream car is an old orange beach truck (Scout, Bronco, Blazer, I don’t care). Other Fact: I’d be a below sub-par board shaper, but a decent board decorator. One More Fact: Prints of
This here is a giant cockle shell. Actually, the specific name is a Van Hyning’s Cockle ( I think. I just googled it.) I never find them, I swear they find me, and it’s usually while
HERE’S THE LATEST FROM MY MESSY DESK: I got a tad bit carried away with the top one, which is a good thing. It’s called Eye See Peace and is just a friendly, colorful, funky
Favorite part about cleaning my office = getting distracted and spreading out a bunch of paintings. I really need to stop hoarding them all and selling some originals. But in the meantime, I shall keep on
HERE’S THE LATEST FROM MY DESK I call that top one, Pucker Up Beach (it was actually inspired by a time I tried to do this exact thing with some micro shells for a pic,
I decided to take the whole shell painting thing quite literally. Turns out the porous and chalky looking shells absorb watercolors really well. So, I grabbed a brush, some paint, and water, then messed around with
So, the desk has been quite a mess lately. But for a worthy cause. Roxy had me paint a few pictures of their Fall Swim campaign, and well, it was a project I thoroughly enjoyed diving
HERE’S THE LATEST FROM MY DESK My interpretation of Bella Hadid’s iconic massive beach hat pic, and my dream house situation. No clue what the waves are like out front, but who cares with a setup
Here’s the latest from my messy desk. Or really, it’s just my desk being a beautiful mess. I think it also might be time to invest in a portfolio of some sort, or some frames, or
Well, this interview was pretty special… We all have stories to tell. Interesting, unique and ever-evolving ones too. I’m gradually learning how to tell my story better on here, and what exactly I want to
Well, it’s a pinch me kind of day. Rip Curl and I teemed up for the THIRD year in a row, and the collection just officially launched. Ripcurl X Goldfish Kiss 2018. Check it out.