The Sketch Book — Oscar

Happy January

2012 Calendar fashion illustration Inslee By Design News and Events Oscar Oscar de la Renta OscarPRGirl

2012 is here! Time to crack open the calendar! I wanted to start the new year with a toast to the designer that taught me so much about the magic of a New York fashion house. So the first illustration of the 2012 calendar is inspired by an early posting on OscarPRGirl's beautiful tumblr.

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sugar & spice

Couture fashion illustration illustration Inslee By Design Oscar Oscar de la Renta OscarPRGirl tattoo The Sketch Book Water color illustration We Love DC

Good Monday to you! So back in January I had my first real interview with  We Love DC and I was so clueless and unprepared. I don't think I even realized fully that our casual conversation was about to turn into a typed up interview and just babbled away happily. When asked who my favorite couture designer was, Oscar de la Renta's name popped out of my mouth. To be honest I hadn't really established any firm favorites yet. I now understand that my favorite store, designer, trend, blogger, artist, runway show etc are all things I NEED to know...

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