A dear friend of mine got married last weekend, and I created a custom wedding illustration as a gift.

I’ve been experimenting a bit—getting back to combining more traditional mediums, like watercolor & gouache, with my linework.

Here’s a few shots of the process:

Drawing

Rough sketchbook drawing

sketch

Sketch transfer to Canson Cold Press Acrylic paper

colorblocking

Color blocking with gouache

WIP

Work-in-Progress with metallic gold accents added

FinalArt

Final painting with inked line

detail

Detail

Framed

Framed for gift-giving (the happy couple loved it!)

Wedding_FINAL

Digitized image