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something fishy, an animated, illustrated, landscape-style WordPress theme

Something Fishy WordPress Theme

Something Fishy WordPress Theme

I recently designed a new WordPress theme based on this undersea illustration. My favorite part about Something Fishy is the animation, and how it changes slightly depending on how much or little content you’re viewing. You can download the theme here, or even use it on your WordPress.com blog!

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Cute kitchen doodles – Vintage Kitchen WordPress theme

Pear study illustration for Vintage Kitchen

Citrus illustration for Vintage Kitchen

I was recently asked to design a premium theme for WordPress.com and part of doing so involved illustrating these cuties. I went with a food-themed design (and you all know how much I enjoy drawing food, if the Portfolio section of this website is any indication) and four different color schemes. It’s hard to pick a personal favorite, but I’m partial to the citrus one.

Tea illustration for Vintage Kitchen

Cupcake illustration for Vintage Kitchen

Pear study illustration for Vintage Kitchen

 

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vintage camera illustrations

Pentax K1000

I haven’t done much illustration lately, but I have been working quite a bit on WordPress themes! I recently created a new theme called Vintage Camera, which features my illustrations as part of the design:

I had fun drawing these!  They’re in a slightly different style from my usual work… the hand-drawn style isn’t my strong suit but when I asked my not-as-photo-savvy husband what they looked like, he recognized them as cameras. I’ll call that a success. 🙂

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custom banner – boy meets cake

blog banner - boy meets cake

blog banner - boy meets cake

Taking a quick break from holiday promos to show off a recent custom banner for Boy Meets Cake, tales from a blogger on a quest to create the perfect cupcake. This was a particularly fun order because the client was totally willing to let me have fun with it and take a playful approach. Even better, he was thrilled with the results–and I am, too!