@Sas Thank you. Yes, I used gouache and prismacolor pencils and then I edited a lot in photoshop.
Majored in Fine Art at Cal State East Bay. Professional experience is marketing, graphic design and advertising. I am a newbie illustrator. Working on building my first portfolio and hoping to create children's books as an author/illustrator and/or illustrator. SCBWI member and Storyteller Academy student.
Posts made by Jessica Mercado
RE: March Prompt "Book Cover"
Here's The Story of Doctor Doolittle book cover for the march contest.
Hoping to win a subscription month (fingers crossed). Forever learning!
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RE: FEBRUARY CONTEST PROMPT "LOVE"
sharing is caring, right?
RE: Nor/Cal SCBWI Conference
Hello! I'm new to the forum too. I will be at Spring Spirit. I actually won the logo contest for it! I'm still a newbie illustrator and trying to pull together my first portfolio to show (it's my first SCBWI conference too).
I am looking forward to meeting everyone and learn more about the business of Children's Books.
RE: JANUARY PROMPT "BIG"
Hello, this is my first post & first submission to a SVS prompt challenge. This illustration was done with prisma color pencils. It's an image of an angel flying toward the northern lights. Was hoping to capture BIG sky, BIG wonder and I went BIG with the time I spent on this with all the crosshatching and textured style. It was a challenge to convey the ethereal light with this technique but I enjoyed that part of the challenge. I appreciate any feedback as a newbie