The pen & ink drawings are spontaneous monster musings. Some may be quick sketches, while others are long labors of love. Each image has its own personality and composition style. The images explore the different aspects of the monsters, and are usually catalysts for expanded story lines. Each of the images are hand drawn by Amy, and reproduced in archival Giclee editions.
The monsters are slowly discovering their world, and Amy is documenting their adventures! They just recently discovered the Baltimore Aquarium, where the jellyfish really caught their eye.
Each image is a digital collage of original drawings and photographs. The image can be printed to custom sizes, and are all archival Giclee prints. Each print is signed by Amy, and personalized messages can be requested.
Commissions are welcomed! A monster can be inserted into an image of your choice, or an original collage using a specific place can be created. Amy welcomes any commissions, and th emonsters are always eager to explore new places and people.
The linoleum cut monsters are a series that explores the emotion of these furry creatures. Their personalities seem to glow from the darkness.
Each piece is hand carved by Amy into a block of linoleum. She then prints the blocks using Speedball relief inks and a etching press. The paper varies fro fine are Arches paper to handmade rice paper.
Each image is a limited edition screen print. The prints are made using a minimum of 5 layered screens to give the monster fur some serious depth. The images range in size from 6x10 to 16x20. All images are printed using archival inks. Every image is signed and numbered by Amy.
The monsters have learned their alphabet! Each letter has its own individual monster, and each of the monsters discover their letters in a unique way. There are several monsters that have discovered the vowels and a few popular letters, that way each name is truly unique. The letters can be printed as a whole alphabet, or as personalized names. The letters can be in classic black and white, or in the full Pantone spectrum of colors.
Soon to come... the monster alphabet will be magnetized!
All cards designs are hand drawn originals, using pen & ink and gouache. The designs are meant to invoke the spirit of the holiday season, and the innocent wonder of what is to come. From silent nights to Christmas morning surprises, it is always a monster good time!
The cards are archival Giclee prints on pure white cover weight A6 folded cards with matching envelopes.
The tote bags are for monsters on the go! Each bag has and original image hand screened by Amy. The bags are made using heavy weight canvas for durability and longevity. The bags, and artwork, are machine washable.
The monsters have finally made it to clothing! Just a few t-shirts to start, but the line is growing everyday! The shirts are a medium weight cotton blend, and each image is hand screened by Amy.
There are many things in the monster's future. Everything from comics to children's books. When something new is being rolled out, you will see it here first!