The Sketch Book — vespa

great escape

Dear Stella escape Inslee By Design Inslee Haynes nemo NYC snow The Sketch Book vespa

 So, they've named a blizzard, "nemo"... Can we just stop and talk about that for a second. Nemo? Like the fish?I give up. Weather people, you win, you are the funniest.Despite the funny name, this storm is actually kind of a mess. It is snowing up and down and sideways all at once. I am preparing to suit up in my extreme weather gear and trek back from the studio to my apartment to wring my hands about how much this reminds me of hurricane sandy and experience a confusing cocktail of emotions - first surging elation and then crippling terror.Right now...

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Daniela

custom illustration Fendi Inslee Inslee By Design Italy the row The Sketch Book vespa watercolor

Meet Daniela! This is an example of the wonderful world of custom portraits that could be yours if you chose to commission me. Daniela worked with me on every aspect of this painting to make it reflect the details of her life. For example, she spends her summers in Italy, so we posed her riding a vespa. She interned at Fendi, so we chose to make it not only a vespa but a Fendi vespa. She also worked for The Row, so shes toting this $34,000 dollar backpack (another glowing example of my illustrative ability to give you things you...

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