These are from another fun holiday-time project. These fake woodcut illustrations are for a new restaurant menu in downtown Pittsburgh. They were done in Photoshop. Going digital makes doing this style SO much easier than the old pen and ink way.
There's no trick to having an adventure if you spend a bunch of money, travel hundreds or thousands of miles, or pay someone to organize it. But the adventures that I find the most interesting are the ones you cob together yourself with available gear and friends and access by walking out your front door.