Pages From My Sketchbook

I’ve been busy working on filling up more sketchbook pages these days. I usually have several pages in progress at any given time, which is why it seems like it takes me longer to finish a single page. Too many ideas to keep up with!

sketchbook page zinnias

sketchbook page locust frondssketchbook page moss

sketchbook page framed daisyI am always inspired to draw all sorts of things I find in nature – moss growing in the grass and ferns spreading across the forest floor on the trails. Sometimes I just start to doodle shapes to see where that leads. I do love to fill up a page with repeating pattern. So then I like to fill in the corners and empty spaces with a few of the swirls I love to draw.

sketchbook doodle lacey medallion sketchbook doodle lace medallion

In order to fill up more sketchbooks this year, which is on my bucket list for 2015, I’ve been trying to draw a lot more lately. My goal is to never stop drawing! I’m hoping to develop a fun set of surface patterns/fabric designs with these illustrations, so stay tuned!


6 thoughts on “Pages From My Sketchbook

  1. Hello Terri,

    Amazing how far you have come along with your artwork. The number one selling book in a bookshop here is a adults colouring in book.

    Happy days.

    1. Thanks so much Bev! I really appreciate that. My motto is to never stop drawing. Because I want to get better and better. I heard someone say that it takes 10,000 hours get good or great at something. So that’s my mission with drawing and illustration 🙂 Adult coloring books are a popular trend here in the US lately too.

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