The Garden (Interiors)
My interpretation of the Garden of Eden story reconsidered as an interior scene. I got to include some of my favorite kinds of imagery in this piece! I always...
Flora & Fauna -- for Scout Books
I was lucky enough to be contacted by the amazing company Scout Books to design a set of 3 mini notebooks for their Illustrated series. The theme was FLORA & FAUNA....
Nature of the Beast
The Nature of the Beast series is comprised of 4 illustrations, 2 rabbits and 2 snakes. In Yiddish folklore snakes represent a nefarious, evil force and rabbits...
Illustrations for editorial clients including The Saturday Evening post, Buzzfeed.com, and Until Now Magazine.
It Could Always be Worse...
One of my favorite Yiddish expressions -- it serves as a morbid reminder of a positive sentiment. Watercolor on paper, 2012.
Yiddish -- Thought by many to be dead language -- was once very much alive and bursting with the colorful idioms and expressions that inspired this petite print...
I was delighted to be asked to participate in Nobrow 9. Nobrow produces particularly beautiful publications that highlight illustration and comics, and I have...
Various illustrations I have created for myself!
I have a passion for hand lettering and calligraphy. Below are a few different examples.
Food, Glorious Food
Here are different examples of illustrated edibles, including everyone's favorite cold beet soup!
I have really enjoyed exploring animation and gifs with my illustrations. I think they are great for any web media and applications, and they are fun to make!
Adventures in fashion illustration!
"Shmata" is the Yiddish word for "rag." I wanted to reinterpret this and design beautiful rags! I always loved the morbid reminder to be happy because, "it could...
This unique artist's book was produced in a limited edition of 40. Each one was carefully assembled by hand for Balmoral Books. Melancholia walks the delicate line...
I like to explore different approaches to making illustration using embroidery. I find the process of making little stitches very cathartic.
Repeat patterns I created for various applications. Ink and digital 2012.
This is my version of a perpetual calendar inspired by a vintage model I had seen. This calendar will tell you what day specific dates fall on for 2013-2050 -- so...
Origin Story Exhibition
I had the opportunity to mount my own exhibition as a qualification for my MFA in Illustration Practice at the Maryland Institute College of Art in March of 2013. I...
Some examples of my sketches, experiments, and prep work. Read this lovely interview about my process for the blog Book By Its Cover!