• Stephanie Male illustration recreates Lara Pickle's character design Milk Mermaid
    Artist life,  Sketchbook

    #Drawthisinyourstyle: Lara Pickle Redraw

    Never one to turn down an Art challenge, I came across the #drawthisinyourstyle hashtag on Instagram and had to get involved. The ‘Draw this in your style’ Art challenge is pretty much what it says on the proverbial tin. Artists challenge others to redraw their original illustrations in their own style. This is actually a great way to improve your…

  • Stephanie male illustration - negative painting watercolors - watercolour for beginners
    Artist life,  Sketchbook


    Teaching myself Watercolours at the moment- I am a total noob! I’ve been following some great Youtube videos on negative painting and I am in love with the depth of colours it creates 😍 Now to look out for more watercolour techniques to learn, what should I try next? 🤔 Thanks for reading! x

  • Stephanie Male sketch sketchbook - character design illustration - pen drawing
    Artist life,  Sketchbook


    When your quick pen test turns out better than the 1hr drawing 🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️ I’m really enjoying working in my sketchbook at the moment. There’s no pressure for it to be perfect or a certain style- less stressful and more freeing. Just what I need at the moment. I love buying artist sketchbook zines and seeing into their brain a bit…