Category Archives: Art

Solo Art Show – Oil Paintings & Mother Nature

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Shared over 14 new oil paintings in a solo art show where the artwork hung from the trees. Here are just a few. The event was followed by the Virtual Art Show where people from all around the world (including … Continue reading

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SCV Comic Con & Secret Agent Moscow – The Graphic Novel

Above, photo by Aliki Helman. Here is my Secret Agent Moscow booth from the Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017. 🙂 Very stimulating and interesting experience. I met a lot of interesting and inspirational people and learned quite a lot. My … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow at Silicon Valley Comic Con

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Good News!!! Looks like I’ll be showing Secret Agent Moscow at Silicon Valley Comic Con the weekend after next. I’ll be part of the small press festival located outside and open to the public. So, if you don’t have tickets … Continue reading

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Oil Painting For Women’s Day

This is an oil painting of mine from a few years ago called, “Feminism Trampling Suppression.” I’m posting it again in honor of International Women’s Day!!!! Here is to all empowered women past, present and future! The painting is now … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!!

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Wishing you all a Wonderful, Positive and Bright New Year!!!! I’m excited about what the New Year will bring in 2017 and I’m committed to keeping that excitement and wonder going all year long. Wishing good luck and fortune to … Continue reading

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Cuba Travel Photos #39 – Community Mosaic Art Project – Part Two

More Cuban photos to come… All photographs are by Jennifer Jigour  taken in Cuba during Thanksgiving week 2014. Until next time, Peace, Love & Creativity, Jennifer Author/Artist Website Secret Agent Moscow – The Graphic Novel

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Cuba Travel Photos #38 – Community Mosaic Art Project – Part One

More Cuban photos to come… All photographs are by Jennifer Jigour  taken in Cuba during Thanksgiving week 2014. Until next time, Peace, Love & Creativity, Jennifer Author/Artist Website Secret Agent Moscow – The Graphic Novel

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Cuba Travel Photos #36 – Art Block Print From Cienfuegos, Cuba

Just one Cuban image today. Today I’d like to honor the artist of this work. This is the only work of art I purchased in Cuba. Being an artist myself it is difficult to find room on the walls for … Continue reading

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Cuban Travel Photos #26 – Art in Trinidad – Oil Painting and Pastels

Meet the Artist. She built her art studio herself in Trinidad. It took her ten years to develop her body of artwork. Here she is showing us various publications around the world that have published her artwork. Below are some … Continue reading

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Cuban Travel Photos #25 – Art in Trinidad – Wood Carvings

Meet an amazing wood carving artist from Trinidad, Cuba. Here he is showing me the process of how he attempts the carving. He starts with a drawn outline. He takes pictures of everyday Cubans in Trinidad and carves the image … Continue reading

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Cuba Travel Photos #18 – Museo Romántico -The Romantic Museum in Trinidad – Part One

At the entrance to Museo Romantico with a view of the Plaza Mayor in Trinidad, Cuba. The furniture in this home is not original to the location. It was collected through donations from people in Cuba who had furniture and … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!! – From an Author/Artist with a Master Plan

Looking back on 2014 seems like a dream, kind of like this dreamy photo taken in Havana. It began in Hong Kong in January. And ended in another surprise journey to Cuba at the end of November. I took my … Continue reading

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A Christmas Tree in Havana Cuba – Happy Holidays Everyone!!!

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  I feel very blessed to have seen holiday decorations around the world from England, Wales, France, Italy, Germany, Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia and now Cuba. I have to admit that this last one will be very special to me … Continue reading

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Cuba Travel Photos #10 – Streets of Havana in a Classic Car

In Havana. City Streets…lots of dogs running free. A typical rainy day with waves splashing over the road. Cars still drove across them anyway. We drove in a cool classic car on our one free night to ourselves. View from … Continue reading

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Cuba Travel Photos #9 – The Magnificent Cemetery Colon, the most important burial ground of the Caribbean

No words needed here – just pictures this time. Until next time, Peace, Love & Creativity, Jennifer

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Super Special Post!! – Secret Agent Moscow voted Top 12 for the Holidays by The ADVOCATE

I little mini break from Cuban photos to say the following: I was so super excited to wake up this morning to seeing my graphic novel, Secret Agent Moscow, as one of the top 12 Graphic Novels to get for … Continue reading

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Cuban Travel Photos #8 – Afro-Cuban Dance & Drums in Havana

This was another highlight of the trip. This company combines Afro-Cuban dance and music in one Cubans are very proud of their support of empowering women. Traditionally, women were not allowed to touch the sacred African drum. This company specifically … Continue reading

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Cuba Travel Photos #4 – Revolution Square in Havana

Until next time…Peace & Love, Jennifer

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Cuba Travel Photos #3 – More Photos from the first day in Havana

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Cuba Travel Photos #2 – Community Art project in Havana

Until next time…Peace& love, Jennifer

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Last Stop: Havana, Cuba

On the road again… My apologies for the absence of updates on the progress of book two. Much of the production must stay a secret. All I can tell you is where the book has been and just a slight … Continue reading

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Sub Zero Festival 2014

Had an amazing time at Sub Zero this weekend. Sold a good number of books and connected with many more wonderful people. Thank you to April Gee for organizing the Petite Galleria stall and to all the lovely ladies of the shop … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow at Sub Zero Festival!!!

Friday June 6th and Saturday June 7th from 6:00 PM-Midnight I will be present will April Gee and Petite Galleria at the Sub Zero Festival in Down Town San Jose, CA Promoting Secret Agent Moscow. Hope to see some of … Continue reading

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New!!! Puppy and Illustration!

My latest news is my little bundle of joy Polly. She is the most loving and photogenic puppy I know. She is keeping me company as my fellow artist and secret agent assistant as I continue to illustrate book two … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow in – She Magazine

Check out page 34 in She Magazine. Award winning writer Marisa Cohen wrote the lovely review for Secret Agent Moscow. You can check out more of Marissa’s work here: http://www.marissacohen.com/ Here is the Graphic Novel http://www.amazon.com/Secret-Agent-Moscow-Goodbye-Natasha/dp/1940656370 Hope you are all … Continue reading

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1st Book Reading!!!!

Book Reading Happening this Friday!!!!! There will be a Q&A on Graphic Novels and Comics. Hope to see some of your lovely faces there!!! XO PS: The book reading will be happening outside. You can’t miss it!!!! Peace & Love, … Continue reading

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Book Reading at Japan Town’s Art Walk April 14th 2014

Come see Katie Kaapcke, Carbon Grey, and Myself at April Gee’s Petite Galleria for JapanTown’s Art Walk on April 11th. We will be doing a Q&A about creating comics/graphic novels/art & illustration. We will also be doing a reading of … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow: Interviews and Reviews!!!!!!

I am very thankful to have been interviewed by Fanboy Nation this last week. Whitney Grace is an awesome interviewer. I loved that she was so into the spy theme. 🙂 http://fanboynation.com/a-secret-meeting-with-jennifer-jigour/ Also, if you missed the first book review, … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow – Hong Kong and Book Two in The Works

2014 brought me to Hong Kong for the first time. The trip was short, but I got a lot of inspiration from this magnificent city. Book Two of Secret Agent Moscow has already been written. However, like book one, I … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!!!

Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone!!! Here is to love without fences, cages and social boundaries. Lets spread love around the world, especially in places that need it the most. Much love to all of you!!!! Secret Agent Moscow is now on … Continue reading

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Queer Russia

(Photo from my trip to Russia in 2006) Queer Russia by By Laurie Essig was one of the books I read when I was doing research for “Secret Agent Moscow.” I love this article she wrote because it sums up … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow Film Trailer – Valentine’s Day Amazon.com Release

Revised Film Trailer for the Valentine’s Day Amazon.com release is up on YouTube now!

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Valentine’s Day is the official Amazon.com Release of Secret Agent Moscow Click above link to see. It is official!!! I just started publicity for Secret Agent Moscow today! Plus you can now pre-order it on Amazon.com. The official Amazon.com release … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow – Publicity and Amazon Release Coming soon…

Здравствуйте!!!! Just a reminder that Secret Agent Moscow is already up for sale in San Francisco at Amazing Fantasy Comic bookstore and at the Petite Galleria in Japan Town of San Jose, CA. Monday the 3rd of February is a … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!!

G’day From Australia!!! I want to wish everyone a Happy Almost New Year!!! This last year has been amazing. It was my New Years goal last year to finish my graphic novel, Secret Agent Moscow, get it funded through kickstarter, … Continue reading

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Review of Fans of Jimmy Century

This last August I illustrated the cover art to Fans of Jimmy Century’s single Va Va Voom to the Moon. Their single was just reviewed in the same article with Britney Spears, Daft Punk, and Lady Gaga. Pretty Cool!!! http://www.examiner.com/article/aviici-britney-spears-gaga-daft-punk-a-review-of-billboard-s-top-dance-hitsContinue reading

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Just Finished Signing the First 100 Books of Secret Agent Moscow

More news coming soon! Peace & Love, ~ Jennifer Jigour (Jenny)

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Secret Agent Moscow – They’re here…

  …mostly! Sorry for bombarding you with yet another update right after the last one, but I promised that I would let you all know the first moment the books come in. They are here! Yesterday I receive three boxes … Continue reading

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31st Birthday

I would like to send out a special thank you to everyone who sent Birthday wishes via mail, text, email, phone and wall post. It was an amazing and beautiful day. I don’t think that it’s ever been quite that … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow – It’s the Author’s/Illustrator’s Birthday

Well, technically my Birthday was this last Friday on November 8th. Technically, the books were suppose to arrive by that date too. I was planning on a big Birthday/arrival of the books update for all of you, but as it … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!!!!

Silence is golden!! Well, it can be. I’ve been silent on my blog for the past couple of months. I needed a break. Things are happening. My graphic novel, Secret Agent Moscow, is being printed and shipped. The world is … Continue reading

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Photography – Las Vegas 2013

            Celebrating my friend Amber’s 30th Birthday extravagantly!!! As well as drink to the success of Secret Agent Moscow on Kickstarter. Best night: Saturday night/Sunday morning at the ACT. If you are in Vegas and … Continue reading

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Thank you all again for supporting Secret Agent Moscow.

  Hello!!! Thank you all again for supporting Secret Agent Moscow. I wanted to share with you my celebratory bottle of Champaign I drank the day kickstarter was funded. My uncle gave this Champaign to me two years ago and … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow – Kickstarter Ending Soon!!!

  This month has been fun! What a ride. Thank you to those who have already backed the project, help promote the campaign, and have congratulated me on reaching my goal. If you would like to purchase the signed graphic … Continue reading

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New Water Color Painting – A Moscow Kiss Under Fire (2013)

  See the rest of the watercolor art gallery and more on my website: http://www.jenniferjigour.com/#!watercolor/c1i3 Спасибо!/Thank! ~ Jennifer Jigour

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Drum roll please!!!…. Secret Agent Moscow Has Been Funded!!!!!!!!

  Thank you to all who have helped!!!!!! XOXOXOX There is still time on the clock. There are 45 hours left to continue to help and buy the graphic novel. Those who get the book through this Kickstarter campaign will … Continue reading

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Only $8 to go on Kickstarter. Who will be the one backer to make this project finally funded?

  http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1012477041/secret-agent-moscow?ref=home_location Спасибо!/Thank! ~ Jennifer Jigour

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Secret Agent Moscow Kickstarter Statistics – Update

Secret Agent Moscow Kickstarter Statistics – Update Closer!!!….. 46 = Hours left of the campaign. 110 = Number of backers so far. $8 = The amount left to reach the goal $9,992 = The amount already raised $10,000 = The … Continue reading

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Secret agent Moscow – Film Trailer Artist Profile – Pianist Robin Jigour

Here is to my musical inspiration and dad, the amazingly talented pianist, Robin Jigour, who performed “Born Different” on the piano for the Secret Agent Moscow film Trailer. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1012477041/secret-agent-moscow?ref=home_location Campaign officially ends this Wednesday August 7th 2013 at 1:00 PM … Continue reading

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Secret Agent Moscow Kickstarter Statistics – Update

  50 = Hours left of the campaign. 104 = Number of backers so far. $178 = The amount left to reach the goal $9,822 = The amount already raised $10,000 = The goal   Priceless = Your help in … Continue reading

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