Robot Elephant Studio | Design, Illustration, Etc. | Work by Teresa C. Wright
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Illustration

Pencils, pens, markers, and digital tools — whatever I've got in my hands, I put to use pulling the weird and mundane ideas out of my head and working to craft them into compelling illustrations.

Elgin Is Surrounded

Elgin Is Surrounded

Elgin the robot has found himself in another tight spot! Hopefully these creepy guys will just let him row on by.

Medium: Copic multiliner pens and Tombo markers on tracing paper, over pencil original.

Elgin Is Carried Away

Elgin Is Carried Away

That big heart is just too buoyant for Elgin the robot to keep his feet on the ground. Let's hope he makes it safely back to earth.

Medium: Vector lineart and lettering created in Adobe Illustrator over hand-drawn pencil original.

Girl Avenger in the Vortex

Girl Avenger in the Vortex

Just another day at the office for The Girl Avenger.

Medium: Copic multiliner pens over pencil original. Scanning/initial cleanup in Adobe Photoshop. Conversion to vector, further cleanup, redrawing, additional color in Adobe Illustrator.

Cowgirl Boots

Cowgirl Boots

Illustration is a great way to turn an overpriced pair of boots into a kick-ass girl power statement.

Medium: Copic multiliner pens over pencil original. Scanning/initial cleanup in Adobe Photoshop. Conversion to vector, further cleanup, redrawing, additional color in Adobe Illustrator.

Bear with Balloon

Bear with Balloon

Our woodland friend the bear would really like to come to your party.

Medium: Copic multiliner pens over pencil original. Scanning/initial cleanup in Adobe Photoshop. Conversion to vector, further cleanup, redrawing, color in Adobe Illustrator.

Shopping List

Shopping List

Part of an ongoing series of illustrations of common grocery store items. Concept art for a planned edition of refrigerator magnets.

Medium: Vector art created in Adobe Illustrator based on hand-drawn thumbnails.

Trees Are Tall

Trees Are Tall

I have always loved the iconic silhouettes of PNW Douglas Firs. Coming soon: T-Shirts for hipsters in Portland and around the globe.

Medium: Black Sharpie over pencil original. Scanning/cleanup in Adobe Photoshop. Conversion to vector, further cleanup, redrawing in Adobe Illustrator.

So Full of Hate

So Full of Hate

I think we've all had one of these days. I merely serve the muse.

Medium: Vector lineart created in Adobe Illustrator over pencil original.

Chicken Stack

Chicken Stack

Just a stack o' chickens! You're welcome.

Medium: Vector lineart created in Adobe Illustrator over pencil original.

Headphones

Headphones

Illustration for a mixtape (well, CD – this was the 2000s, after all).

Medium: Copic multiliner pens over pencil original. Scanning/cleanup in Adobe Photoshop.