I've been trying new things recently. After teaching myself the basics of Photoshop (and some more complicated stuff!), I've started creating patterns. These could be used on paper goods, fabric, and anything you can print on really. In fact, I had some fabric printed with one of my designs, and it looks great!
Some of the patterns are created almost entirely on paper, with pens and markers, and then digitally made into a repeating pattern. Here are some examples:
Some patterns start with a few pen sketches, which I then scan and repeat and color digitally, adding texture in the process. Here are a few:
And the book cover for next time...