Chroma is a series I worked on while on holiday vacation with my family. Pictures at the Newport Aquarium of their Giant Pacific Octopus were lying unloved in pic folder on my computer. A year prior, I spent a day photographing the octopus. Downloaded the images and there they sat for a full year. Faced with a no internet vacation. I drew for three days undistracted. I love octopuses. So spending days endlessly drawing them was awesome.
Burton contacted me a couple of months after I finished the series asking to use some of the images. Needless to say I was so excited. Here are some pictures of the final board. Love it! I love the iridescent details and subtle splatters on the board. The pictures featured are of the BURTON 2013 WOMENS DEJA VU FLYING V hanging in my living room. Here is a link to the