Tag Archives: New York

East Coast trip

I’ve just come home from a wonderful visit in New York and Washington DC. I love NY, and it felt wonderful to meet friends and wander in all my special spots… I showed my portfolio, ate fun dinners, and saw … Continue reading

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Dr Oz Magazine

I did some chalk drawing backdrops a few months ago for Dr Oz The Good Life Magazine in New York, and I just got a printed copy, yay!I love this one with the frosty blue colour and wintery trees. Here’s … Continue reading

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New York trip

I just got back from a quick trip to New York, where I worked on a lovely project for Dr Oz The Good Life magazine. I can’t show you what it was yet, but here’s a sketch I drew on … Continue reading

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New York collection

Here’s a beautiful jigsaw puzzle I illustrated for Galison in New York. It features the big apple and all its wonderful sights. Really fun!In the same collection, there are also magnetic bookmarks, and sticky notes.You can buy all these things … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Sketchbook Project

I’ve just been to visit the first stop of the Brooklyn Art Library’s Sketchbook Tour 2012, in the home of the library itself: Williamsburg New York. It was a gloriously sunny day, and I wandered in, got myself a library … Continue reading

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Stephan Said album artwork

In my last NY blog I mentioned that I went to a gig of a friend of a friend (Stephan Said) and did some sketches… well, my friend showed him the sketches, he (Stephan) loved them, and asked me if … Continue reading

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wedding invitations

So, my good friend Ping got married this May, and I designed his wedding invitations, and also created a special map for him of Central Park in NY (where he made his romantic proposal). The style brief for the invitation … Continue reading

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New York visit

Hello again, here are a few items of Mariko news from NY… I went to see my ceramic products on display in Tiffanys on Fifth Avenue. Hurrah! They’d sold out of the mugs, which was great to hear. I painted … Continue reading

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