Update: ‘What We Deserve’, new books, TBR and fanart

How is it April already? March simultaneously felt like a week and an entire year. Everything's so surreal now but at least we've still got books! Currently reading: 'What We Deserve' by Alyssa Nohar Finally diagnosed with social and generalized anxiety disorder after years of silent suffering, Amaya spent twelfth grade going to therapy, adjusting … Continue reading Update: ‘What We Deserve’, new books, TBR and fanart

#WIPWednesday: Baz Pitch and trialling digital colouring

Hope you've all been taking care of yourselves and having a good week thus far! Today's WIP is based around 'Wayward Son' ('Simon Snow', #2) by Rainbow Rowell! This was one of my favourite linearts to do for 2019 Inktober and I was really excited to try colouring it in Autodesk Sketchbook (free version) - … Continue reading #WIPWednesday: Baz Pitch and trialling digital colouring

#FanartFriday: Heartstopper, Carry On and The School for Good and Evil

You know, sometimes I think we get too caught up in creating art for what other people might like - obviously, we want to please our audiences! We want our work to be appreciated! But I think it's just as important that artists themselves find joy or catharsis in what they create. I found that … Continue reading #FanartFriday: Heartstopper, Carry On and The School for Good and Evil

#WIPWednesday: ‘The School for Good and Evil’ Fanart

Happy WIP (Work In Progress) Wednesday everyone! Hope the week's been good so far...if not, at least we've got a few more days for things to turn around. This week's fanart WIP is a piece based around Sophie and Agatha, characters from Soman Chainani's 'The School for Good and Evil' series! It's still a pretty … Continue reading #WIPWednesday: ‘The School for Good and Evil’ Fanart

🎨 Fanart Friday: Heartstopper, Six of Crows and Carry On 🎨

Woah okay so this week...I finished not one...not two...not three...but FOUR fanart pieces?!? Across three fandoms?? This is unprecedented for me, I swear. 'Heartstopper': Tara and Darcy A Tara (above) and Darcy (bottom) version of the original Heartstopper comic cover 'Heartstopper' is a YA contemporary webcomic/graphic novel by Alice Oseman, following the adorkable gay romance … Continue reading 🎨 Fanart Friday: Heartstopper, Six of Crows and Carry On 🎨

Update: ‘Carry On’ fanart, Starting ‘Chaos Walking’ and Discovering Overdrive

How has another week passed just like that?! Maybe the freakishly strong winds blew the days along... Hope everyone's safe from the storm! Fanart: 'Carry On' by Rainbow Rowell I was really happy to be able to finish two pieces last week - normally I struggle to half-finish one! I finally coloured this flame-holding pair … Continue reading Update: ‘Carry On’ fanart, Starting ‘Chaos Walking’ and Discovering Overdrive

🎨 𝙵𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚛𝚝 𝙵𝚛𝚒𝚍𝚊𝚢 – Inktober 2019: Reflections

After dabbling in Inktober for the first time in 2018, I was determined this year to really give it a go. September was hectic, and it was a mad scramble to get ready for Inktober but I'm glad I did it! This post is a little capsule of what I found the process to be … Continue reading 🎨 𝙵𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚛𝚝 𝙵𝚛𝚒𝚍𝚊𝚢 – Inktober 2019: Reflections

𝕋𝕠𝕡 𝕋𝕖𝕟 𝕋𝕦𝕖𝕤𝕕𝕒𝕪: One True Pairings (OTPs)

Today's topic was free choice, so I've gone with my ten favourite bookish couples! It was so hard to whittle down, but all of the ones below have made me sigh, cry and want to die over them. (Not literally.) 1. Percabeth (Percy X Annabeth, Percy Jackson & The Olympians This is one of the … Continue reading 𝕋𝕠𝕡 𝕋𝕖𝕟 𝕋𝕦𝕖𝕤𝕕𝕒𝕪: One True Pairings (OTPs)

🎨 𝙵𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚛𝚝 𝙵𝚛𝚒𝚍𝚊𝚢: Weekly Shoutout! 🎨

Today I came across this stunning Jude and Cardan piece by Gina Hilton (@darkandbeautifulart on Instagram and Tumblr!). Characters are from The Folk of the Air series by Holly Black (The Cruel Prince, The Wicked King, and the upcoming Queen of Nothing). Jude and Cardan art by Dark & Beautiful Art Aside from the striking … Continue reading 🎨 𝙵𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚛𝚝 𝙵𝚛𝚒𝚍𝚊𝚢: Weekly Shoutout! 🎨

🎨 𝙵𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚛𝚝 𝙵𝚛𝚒𝚍𝚊𝚢: Weekly Shoutout! 🎨

Each Friday I'm going to feature my favourite fanart piece(s) of the week, and maybe share some of my own depending on how I feel about them 😅 This week we have (in no particular order): @kevinwada commissioned by Leigh herself, illustrating the girls of the Grishaverse Find Kevin: @kevinwada on Instagram and Tumblr! @jmlascar … Continue reading 🎨 𝙵𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚛𝚝 𝙵𝚛𝚒𝚍𝚊𝚢: Weekly Shoutout! 🎨