the badlands job

“Remember that time we had to cross a wasteland?” “You mean the one with man-eating lizards the size of a horse…why?”  

Cort

There is a giant space gerbil named Cort in my brother’s epic sci fi web serial (you should check it out!) and I’ve been trying to put together some art for him. Trouble is…gerbils are just so dang adorable.

Nelia of Legend

I was in a mood for bold strokes of color, and ended up drawing three cover art concepts. This one is for the River Rebellion. I have this sort of idea that Zare’s swath of white from the Cymerie River will become her trademark in this war.

Rosh

In the Badlands Job, Zare meets a kiroen, a unicorn, named Rosh. Long story short: she now owes Rosh a favor.

Shyr Valla

The Eight city, the one that Narya Magnifique wiped off the map, controlled the source of the mighty Bandui River. It was a spectacular city, with mines and waterways and culture. And plumed helmets. Because that’s just awesome.  

Galhirim

Every now and then it only takes one try to totally nail exactly what you saw in your mind’s eye. I treasure these moments.

No Trace

Spring is such a time of travel madness it puts a serious damper on writing time and energy. Zare will return as soon as I can manage! In the meantime, I’ve done a little painting. Not, you know, a LOT, since I’ve been rather busy, but a little! I’m not sure this piece is done,…

Fan wear

One of my old friends sent me these pictures of her representing Zare at her aerial class. Totally made my day–one, to see her wearing my t-shirt, and two, to see her rocking such an awesome hobby!

Zebra

Click here for Episode 54. Zebra stripes are incredibly fun to play with, this is definitely why God made zebras. Zebra gear available at my Redbubble shop.

To Change a Mind

Click here for Episode 54. “Sometimes if you want to change a man’s mind, you have to change the mind of the man next to him first.” This is one of my favorite quotes from The King of Attolia. Are you excited for the new Attolia book, Thick as Thieves, which comes out later this month? You can…