Heather Hardison describes her journey to becoming a sign painter and the process behind her first book “Homegrown”.
About the speaker
Heather Hardison a letterer and illustrator in Berkeley, California. She was born and raised in North Carolina and graduated from College of Design at North Carolina State University in 2009, with a degree in Art & Design. After graduation, Heather moved to the San Francisco Bay Area to pursue a creative career. In 2010 her food blog, Illustrated Bites, launched her illustration career. That same year, she began apprenticing at New Bohemia Signs, and worked as a sign painter for the last 5 years.
Heather is the proud book momma of Homegrown: Illustrated Bites from your Garden to your Table (Stewart, Tabori, and Chang 2015.) Homegrown is a fully illustrated guide to growing & cooking seasonal produce, which she wrote, illustrated, and designed.
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Say yes to things that are challenging and frightening because that's what you'll grow from. — Heather Hardison
Anytime that you have to giant project to do, you have to figure out how you are going to start, that's the hardest part. — Heather Hardison