Short dialogue illustrating Joey's humor while trying for a baby
A personal analysis inspired by "The Celestine Prophecy" idea that the quest in one's lifetime is to reconcile the opposing approaches and fundamental truths of our parents.
Tutorial illustrating the creation of Sophie’s digital portrait drawing with vector graphics software.
Revealing my beliefs and stereotypes about male and female, and a few snippets of my identity.
Three situations from life and work that hit me hard.
Discussing the goals and design process behind the recent redesign (or realignment) of Mafe Maria, my personal web site.
Looking for simplicity in the web design I create for myself.
Teaser for our soon-to-come wedding photo gallery. Five years after the fact, but better late than never.
I've successfully transitioned from a business background to a career in web design. I've reached that milestone. Now what?
In memory of my grandmothers and the legacy they passed to me: A passion and skill to create things with my hands.
The story of my husband's mountain biking accident
If there is a heaven, and if you could choose what it is, what would you want it to be?
Commentary on one of my watercolor landscapes. This piece was painted from life, outdoors.
It's time to start trying for a baby
Justo antes de ir a Business School… En el que vi la cuna de mi nieto y mi futura familia, sana y salva, esperandome despues de esta aventura y muchas mas.
Amazed by the development of fruit on my tiny potted black bean plant.
The story of how I ended up coming to live in the U.S.
Visualizing colorful paint colors for my web design studio with the help of Photoshop
Experiments testing different techniques to transfer digital images of abstract art to canvas or fabric
The Road Trip... What kept me going through hell... The glorious arrival to our new home.
Packing our home and leaving Dallas
Experiments creating abstract decorative art from crops of a bad watercolor painting.
On beauty, and how scary it is for me to lose my far-from-perfect (yet accepted) body to pregnancy.
What led me to leave a career in Finance, and how I managed to identify a new field to be excited about for the next years
An amateur's gardening experiment attempting to grow plants from seed and train them as bonsai
First serious attempt at figure drawing in vector format.
A scary story from my childhood. It all started with a mother's curse.
Last weekend we spent both days planting a few rose bushes in our backyard. The work reminded me of one of my sweetest memories from college: Fundagro 1991
Having never dreamed of becoming a mother, here I write about our decision to try to have children this year, and how I feel about the possibility of getting pregnant.
Cracking up in bed with Joey, back in the time when we loved The Iron Chef.
Preocupada por mi decision de cambiar de carrera… En el que valide mi intuicion de partir el jarron.