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Get Back to Basics - Joanna Baker Illustration

Don’t Have Space or Fancy Tools to Create? Start with the Basics…

Get Back to Basics - Joanna Baker Illustration

This challenge is one I’m very familiar with – living and creating in a one bedroom Manhattan apartment is no easy feat! And let’s face it – a trip to the art supply store can easily add up. (Raise your hand if you relate to this meme? 🙋‍♀️) I think it’s easy to get caught up in a Pinterest spiral and think you need a sun drenched, airy studio space or all the fancy art supplies in order to make great work. But that simply just isn’t the case!

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The First Day in May…

Happy May! Illustration by Joanna BakerHappy new month! It’s the first day in May which means the Met Gala red carpet will be out in full force tonight! I’m excited to sketch my favorite gowns as they arrive. The fashion at the Met Gala is always the most dramatic and it makes for the best illustrations!

Don’t forget to turn your Favorite Things Calendar to the new mont =) I’ll be back soon with a recap of all my Met Gala sketches… stay tuned!


~Joanna <3

Gingham Youtube Tutorial…

Joanna Baker Illustration - Gingham Tutorial

Happy Monday!! There’s a new tutorial up on my YouTube channel all about how I render gingham in a few easy steps. Be sure to hop on over and subscribe to my channel to make sure you never miss a new video =)

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DIY Art Cart Makeover…

DIY Art Cart Tutorial by Joanna Baker

Hello Lovelies!! It’s almost spring which means it’s time for a studio refresh =) There’s nothing that inspires me to work more than having a clean, organized, and inviting studio space. And for awhile now I have been on the lookout for the perfect art cart that would hold all my most frequently used supplies for my illustration business…

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Joanna Baker Illustration - How to Draw Braids

New Tutorial on YouTube! How to Render Braids…

Joanna Baker Illustration Tutorial - How to Render Braids

Hi friends! Just a quick little note to let you know that I just posted a new drawing tutorial on my YouTube channel today. This one’s all about how to draw braids, I hope you like it!!

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