I've been working on adding some darker pieces to my portfolio. Usually, my portfolio pieces are inspired by a character or setting that appeared in a doodle or a story idea I'm working on. But, this image is about my family and feels a little more personal than usual.
One of my grandmother's has Alzheimer's and the other has dementia. I've been thinking a lot about how very strange and uncomfortable it must be to have your memories all jumbled together and to have the timeline of your life mixed up. This is the illustration that came from those thoughts.
In cheerier news, here's a cool blog post from author/illustrator Kelly Light.
I hope that you had a good weekend! Happy Monday to you!