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Blake Downing

Blake Downing - Designer

Cincinnati, OH, United States

Hello! My name is Blake Alexander Downing, and I am a fantasy illustrator who paints unicorns in high-key pastels.

Overview

My specialized skills are in drawing creatures and animals - ungulates in particular - and creating ethereal atmosphere inspired by nostalgic stories and fairy tales. I love working with storytellers to help bring their visions to life in vibrant illustrations. In addition to full-color paintings, I also can do drawings and vignettes in black and white or color.

Services
Languages
English
Fiction
Adventure Fantasy Science Fiction Young Adult & Teen

Work experience

Fantasy Illustrator

Self-employed
April, 2016 – Present (about 2 years)

Portfolio (1 selected work)

Crystal Hooves: A Unicorn Coloring Book

Blake Alexander Downing

Crystal Hooves is a fantasy-themed coloring book featuring 38 unique single-sided drawings inspired by childhood stories and fairytales. Holding within a diverse collection of unicorns to help light up your creativity, this book presents both new and traditional takes on the beloved mythical creature. (Note: This is published through CreateSpace, so the paper is standard quality. After testing... read more

Crystal Hooves is a fantasy-themed coloring book featuring 38 unique single-sided drawings inspired by childhood stories and fairytales. Holding within a diverse collection of unicorns to help light up your creativity, this book presents both new and traditional takes on the beloved mythical creature. (Note: This is published through CreateSpace, so the paper is standard quality. After testing... read more

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