The Sketch Book — illustration

August at Layla Grayce

illustration Inslee layla grayce News and Events the back room watercolor

I'm guest posting today on the Layla Grayce blog: The Backroom!Layla Grayce is an online boutique destination for design, clothing and gifts. I illustrated some of my favorite items from their collection for this month's sketch. You can read all about my inspiration on their blog too. Check back each month of the year for new LG items in the form of a sketch!

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the roxy

design darling entrepreneur illustration loren barham loren hope mackenzie horn roxy owens society social The Sketch Book

 Last night I had a much needed meeting of the minds with fellow independent creatives Roxy Owens of Society Social, Loren Barham of Loren Hope and Mackenzie Horan of Design Darling.Each one of these women is doing something something uniquely beautiful - and lucky for me - they understand the ups and downs of building your own job from scratch. We got to talking about the little things that drive us crazy, our hopes for expanding our brands, our dreams of sun-filled studios and how finding time for blogging regularly is harder than it sounds.For example, I had the bright idea while chatting with these inspiring women...

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coye nokes

coye nokes illustration Inslee Shoes The Sketch Book

Tonight i get to meet shoe designer, Coye Nokes and sketch some of her newest creations. I'm pretty excited to see these beauties in person!

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Afternoon tea with Emily Giffin at Urban Chic

book signing emily griffin illustration Inslee By Design News and Events tea Urban Chic Boutique where we belong

An illustration I created for my friends at Urban Chic in Georgetown to celebrate an upcoming book signing tea with author Emily Giffin to celebrate her new book, where we belong and all the stylish women who can't wait to read it. This illustration will be available as a signed print at the event (and I'll be there too, come say hi)!

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parachute skirt

fashion illustration illustration Inslee parachute skirt Street Style The Sketch Book watercolor

a lime yellow parachute skirt i saw this morning floating down second ave. happy weekend!

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