I got really angry when I was drawing this, and I added the black to the middle and then I felt better.

I got really angry when I was drawing this, and I added the black to the middle and then I felt better.

I drew this on a couch in Berlin. The sun was very bright that day.

I drew this on a couch in Berlin. The sun was very bright that day.

Drawn in my Dad’s hotel room in Hamburg, Germany. I got watercolor all over the sheets…

Drawn in my Dad’s hotel room in Hamburg, Germany. I got watercolor all over the sheets…

When I was coloring this, I really wanted candy.

When I was coloring this, I really wanted candy.

This was a part of the sketchbook I brought along on the Spinning tour. All I remember is being exhausted and really wishing it was Halloween.

This was a part of the sketchbook I brought along on the Spinning tour. All I remember is being exhausted and really wishing it was Halloween.

I drew this right before I started On a Sunbeam.

I drew this right before I started On a Sunbeam.

Also drawn on the couch in Berlin. It was springtime and the whole city was vibrating.

Also drawn on the couch in Berlin. It was springtime and the whole city was vibrating.

At the Picasso museum in France I bought a really nice sketchbook, and this was the first page. This was the moment I realized I could lay down color first and then draw over it. A revelation.

At the Picasso museum in France I bought a really nice sketchbook, and this was the first page. This was the moment I realized I could lay down color first and then draw over it. A revelation.

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Ah yes, my ‘girl in foliage’ phase.

Sometimes I just get sick of dark lines. Also, thank god for my white gel pen.

Sometimes I just get sick of dark lines. Also, thank god for my white gel pen.

I really like this drawing. I made it with a muji pen. Texture is fun, y’all.

I really like this drawing. I made it with a muji pen. Texture is fun, y’all.

Coloring this took F O R E V E R. I thought a gradient would look cool and then halfway in I was like, fuck.

Coloring this took F O R E V E R. I thought a gradient would look cool and then halfway in I was like, fuck.

More from the Spinning book tour. Halloween dreams.

More from the Spinning book tour. Halloween dreams.

Drawn on an Amtrak train that I believe was going to Providence. No one was sitting next to me.

Drawn on an Amtrak train that I believe was going to Providence. No one was sitting next to me.

I had a long internal debate about whether or not to put the shadow on this person.

I had a long internal debate about whether or not to put the shadow on this person.

Drawn in an airport a few years ago. I finished right as the plane was boarding, and after the plane took off I realized I had left my pencil case behind. I’m still upset about this.

Drawn in an airport a few years ago. I finished right as the plane was boarding, and after the plane took off I realized I had left my pencil case behind. I’m still upset about this.

When in doubt, draw random shapes.

When in doubt, draw random shapes.

A dark evening in San Francisco.

A dark evening in San Francisco.

Yet another example of me not knowing what background to draw so I just make squiggles.

Yet another example of me not knowing what background to draw so I just make squiggles.

I really like the feet in this drawing.

I really like the feet in this drawing.

Meow!

Meow!

So I laid down all the color around these wee girls, then drew the shapes around the patches of color. This took SO LONG. The original looks sexy as hell though.

So I laid down all the color around these wee girls, then drew the shapes around the patches of color. This took SO LONG. The original looks sexy as hell though.

These eyeless people are terrifying! What was I thinking!!

These eyeless people are terrifying! What was I thinking!!

I have no idea where I was or what I was thinking when I drew this.

I have no idea where I was or what I was thinking when I drew this.

From Inktober! I forget which year.

From Inktober! I forget which year.

Who doesn’t love a good floating cabin?

Who doesn’t love a good floating cabin?

I planned to do more with this but then got tired and filled it with lots of black.

I planned to do more with this but then got tired and filled it with lots of black.

I, too, wore a vest while making this.

I, too, wore a vest while making this.

That’s supposed to look sort of like Prague. Except Prague doesn’t have a giant gal.

That’s supposed to look sort of like Prague. Except Prague doesn’t have a giant gal.

I fucking love little boats. You guys, I love little boats!

I fucking love little boats. You guys, I love little boats!

I got this purple pen in Germany that bleeds like CRAZY when it touches water, so I used that, and then added watercolor, of course.

I got this purple pen in Germany that bleeds like CRAZY when it touches water, so I used that, and then added watercolor, of course.

Well this is just darling.

Well this is just darling.

SNIFF!

SNIFF!

The beginning of my obsession with drawing old timey cars.

The beginning of my obsession with drawing old timey cars.

Why, look, another little boat!

Why, look, another little boat!

I drew this in Zurich with my Dad at a coffee shop. My Dad kept peeking to see what I was doing.

I drew this in Zurich with my Dad at a coffee shop. My Dad kept peeking to see what I was doing.

I am also obsessed with tunnels. Favorite pastime: walking through a tunnel.

I am also obsessed with tunnels. Favorite pastime: walking through a tunnel.

It will come as a huge surprise that I was sleepy while drawing this.

It will come as a huge surprise that I was sleepy while drawing this.

I can’t remember why this phrase came to mind, but I remember thinking it’s a great thing to whisper to a girl who’s standing very close to you.

I can’t remember why this phrase came to mind, but I remember thinking it’s a great thing to whisper to a girl who’s standing very close to you.

This image was SO popular that boatloads of people emailed me wanting to buy the original. So, I redrew it about 20 times and sold the original 20 times. I mean, this is my job. Gotta pay those bills.

This image was SO popular that boatloads of people emailed me wanting to buy the original. So, I redrew it about 20 times and sold the original 20 times. I mean, this is my job. Gotta pay those bills.

That sky was NOT easy to draw.

That sky was NOT easy to draw.

Drawn on a cold night in Stockholm, listening to Mitski.

Drawn on a cold night in Stockholm, listening to Mitski.

I have bad days too, you guys.

I have bad days too, you guys.

Don’t want to draw a face? NO PROBLEM!

Don’t want to draw a face? NO PROBLEM!

I took some time with this to figure out how the hell to layer colors. I’m still working on it.

I took some time with this to figure out how the hell to layer colors. I’m still working on it.

So, when I drew this (in Stockholm) I was so focused that I forgot where I was. When I finished, I tried to stand up but had forgotten I was drawing this under a table. I got quite a bruise.

So, when I drew this (in Stockholm) I was so focused that I forgot where I was. When I finished, I tried to stand up but had forgotten I was drawing this under a table. I got quite a bruise.