Life is sweet when you manage to buy tickets before
dcist posts it or OC plays it and they are sold out.
Life is even sweeter when your favorite music comes
with fabulous artwork.
Why yes, I have tickets to the Jan 28 Colin Meloy
solo show. yay! I love the Decemberists.
Through their website, album artwork, stage drops,
and tshirts, I learned about the fabulous artist behind it all:
Carson Ellis. Her lines, hand lettering, and use of color
create such thoughtful, expressive, and moody works of art.
Here are some details of her watercolor work:
And my personal favorites, her flyers:
Her work rocks. You can see more of her work and
details at carsonellis.com and on the decemberists' website.