The Abhorsen’s House

The internet’s been out for the past week or so at Casa Clarkson and it doesn’t look like it’s coming back any time soon, so hopefully this post from my phone doesn’t look too bad. 20120807-233904.jpg

I recently finished rereading Garth Nix’s Abhorsen trilogy was really captivated by it. It was interesting trying to come up with something new with Leo and Diane Dillon’s cover in the back of my mind.

I’m still on my ink kick, and mixed my own colors for this one. The entire painting was done in three colors, a rusty red, aqua blue, and golden yellow.

Here’s an in-progress pic.

And here’s my ever-present assistant.


  1. A fuzzy assistant is always a must!!!


  2. SighYuki

    Your work is amazing 😀 and your assistant, adorable 🙂 very similar looking to two particular companions my parents have 🙂


  3. I love the art work. I impress by the art piece by “CallmeCaitlin” hard to tell it’s not fully completed. Thanks for sharing.


  4. […] one of my pieces, “The Abhorsen’s House,” will be at the Hive Gallery in downtown LA, also opening on the 6th and running until the 27th. And […]


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