Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Sandman: Death and Dream

Because the surface of a shoe is curved, here is the design from all angles...

Sandman Shoes

It all starts with the mock up.
digital mock up done in Photoshop CS5

Step 1: draw design

Step 2: color block
Step 3: main features

Step 4: detail.... and donzo!
hand painted with acrylic paint

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Unicorns of the Sea


These are a special pair of custom painted shoes for the winner of the Wings of Kilimanjaro raffle! 
Thanks for participating in the raffle, Satre Family! It has been a wonderful experience painting these one-of-a-kind shoes.

Hand painted with acrylic paint