Alex Harris
I am an artist in Oakland, CA. I like to paint, draw, and write computer programs.

Birds of Lake Merritt

I wrote and illustrated a book about the history and birds of Lake Merritt in Oakland.
Learn more at ↝


Original paintings from over the years, mostly gouache and watercolor.
See some paintings ↝

Good Eggs Zine - Spring 2024

Illustrations for a grocery deliver company's promotional zine.
Take a look ↝

Dither it!

A web app (and figma plugin) for reducing the number of colors in images using a process known as dithering, for purposes of style and filesize. ↝
Dither it! Figma Plugin ↝


Scaup is a font I made. It is a work in progress.
Check it ↝

Other Stuff

I also build and maintain websites for a variety of clients, which you can check out here:

  • On instagram at @waggledance
  • On email at hello @ alexharris dot online

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