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

Illustrations

Where pesky ideas are pulled out of my head and into reality using pencils, pens, markers and the omnipresent computer.

Panic Monster

Panic Monster

It may only be a shadow, but our intrepid heroine hopes the pen is mightier than the scary Panic Monster!

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

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Workin' hard sketch pattern

Workin' hard sketch pattern

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

TWEET! Sketch pattern

TWEET! Sketch pattern

Medium: Sharpie 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.

Fake It

Fake It

It’s not just a cliché, it’s a way of life.

Medium: Vector lineart over pencil original. Redrawing, color, additional shapes added in Adobe Illustrator.

Potential blog masthead

Potential blog masthead

I may start this blog one day. Wait, is blogging dead? Well anyway, here’s some cool lettering.

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

Make it Awesome

Make it Awesome

Hand-drawn lettering rebuilt as vector and fine-tuned in Adobe Illustrator.

In the Vortex

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.

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.

Don't Get Carried Away

Don't Get 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.

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.

Full of Hate/Trees are Tall

Full of Hate/Trees are Tall

Left: 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.

Right: 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.

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.

SEND: Illustrations for digital presentation

SEND: Illustrations for digital presentation

A selection of illustrations developed to accompany a 2007-2008 digital presentation I designed for author speaking tours promoting Send: The Essential Guide to Email for Home and Office (Knopf, 2007) by David Shipley and Will Schwalbe.