an octopus a day

Sep 29

cephalopods and script. (for @mariadahvana) : pilot custom 743 + j. herbin rouge hematite ink on ogami paper

cephalopods and script. (for @mariadahvana)

: pilot custom 743 + j. herbin rouge hematite ink on ogami paper

Sep 25

vagabond vulgaris: diamine oxblood ink on ogami paper

vagabond vulgaris

: diamine oxblood ink on ogami paper

Sep 22

Such an incredible honor to see my work in the beautiful literary journal Rock & Sling this fall! Here’s my piece “An Intimate of Octopuses” on the cover.
Prints of “An Intimate of Octopuses” available here.

Such an incredible honor to see my work in the beautiful literary journal Rock & Sling this fall! Here’s my piece “An Intimate of Octopuses” on the cover.

Prints of “An Intimate of Octopuses” available here.

Aug 21

Check out the Original Art section of my Etsy for newly discounted items - free shipping included!
https://www.etsy.com/shop/AnOctopusADay

Check out the Original Art section of my Etsy for newly discounted items - free shipping included!

https://www.etsy.com/shop/AnOctopusADay

Aug 20

nacreous octopus (might add some gold accents to this later - it needs something.)
: gouache, watercolor, acrylic ink: 4” x 6”

nacreous octopus (might add some gold accents to this later - it needs something.)

: gouache, watercolor, acrylic ink
: 4” x 6”

cascarillic cephalopod
: gouache, watercolor, copic pen: 4” x 6”

cascarillic cephalopod

: gouache, watercolor, copic pen
: 4” x 6”

Aug 19

heavy handed octopus (that purple colored pencil is horrendously not-subtle)
: watercolors, gouache, colored pencil: 4” x 6” 

heavy handed octopus (that purple colored pencil is horrendously not-subtle)

: watercolors, gouache, colored pencil
: 4” x 6” 

Aug 15

cephalopods and daggers (my Pecan ink from Papier Plume isn’t the best for writing or drawing, but it does lovely and unexpected things when used as a wash)
: ink, gel pen

cephalopods and daggers (my Pecan ink from Papier Plume isn’t the best for writing or drawing, but it does lovely and unexpected things when used as a wash)

: ink, gel pen

tierra del octopus
: watercolors, acrylic

tierra del octopus

: watercolors, acrylic

slow churned octopus
: watercolors, ink: 4” x 6”

slow churned octopus

: watercolors, ink
: 4” x 6”

Aug 11

inoculated octopus
: watercolors, gel pen, copic pen: 6” x 4”

inoculated octopus

: watercolors, gel pen, copic pen
: 6” x 4”