After Morocco we ventured back to Europe. The Alfama district of Lisbon would be our neighborhood the next two weeks. Alfama is famous for Fado music. Fado dates back so … Read more


We had planned on seeing Morocco at some point on our trip. Just as things were getting spendy in Spain, we booked a quick flight out to Marrakech. We found … Read more

Surf Inspired Prints Available

I’ve always enjoyed combining many different elements and moods within my work regardless of the medium. I’ve been spending some time exploring around San Diego capturing footage from my favorite places … Read more


A few shots from my February trip to Nayarit, Mexico.

Crafting a surfboard

(Video from my first surf contest, 2016 shaper self shape contest) Just a few minutes from me is an amazing little place where you can learn to shape your own surfboard … Read more

Costa Rica Adventure

Guanacaste Road Trip:  Santa Cruz to Jaco, Playa Hermosa to Manuel Antonio. Mangrove Trees on Matapalo River near Playa Grande Cashapona, Walking Palms. Beach Iguana Zip Line Forest in Parque Nacional Los Quetzales … Read more


Phuket, Koh Phi Phi Island, Bangkok, Chanthaburi Province. Here are a few glimpses from my journey.   This was a block from our first night’s stay in Phuket where we recouped … Read more

Angkor Wat Adventure

Angkor Wat, Sam Reap Cambodia, a Unesco world heritage site and largest religious monument in the world. I dreamt of coming here, not because of Angelina Jolie in Tomb Raider, but … Read more

Hummingbird abstract

Desk Panel turned art. Messing around with watercolor washes and some inks. I love the textures achieved by drip layering.

Kowabunny Ident Cards

Had some personal business cards printed recently on Moo.com which is top choice for paper lovers like myself. Remember, DON’T LET YOUR BUSINESS CARD SUCK! Take a tip from this guy… … Read more

Cooped Up

Acrylic and Ink Illustration on Panel. Had this Giant Vintage bird cage sitting around and it looked pretty fitting for this guy.

Meet Marvin the Blue

A gift for my friend Erin’s Baby Shower! Meet Marvin the Blue. Acrylic on Panel.

large trash bin design for trashed coachella by artist nalena kumar

Global Inheritance x Nalena: Trashed Coachella

Recycling bins I created for Global Inheritance ‘Trashed’ Coachella Festival of the Arts. The bins were featured at The Art Lab Gallery in L.A. just before the festival. After Coachella the large bins were donated … Read more

Nikita x Nalena: Greylock tee

Nikita clothing is an Icelandic street wear company that was formed by Heida Birgisdottir and some amazing pro female snowboarders. I created a cute little birdy in snowboard goggles for … Read more