I’m in the middle of migrating my studio back home. Through a series of events, not least of which is simply a need to save money, we’re all closing down the physical studio space we’ve had for 10+ years (Well, I’ve only been there 5.) We’re still a studio (that is, we’ll all be together
Needed to warm up a bit today before hitting pages. Times are hard all around.
Conventions sometimes don’t go the way you planned. While those to the left and right of you are busy with commissions or are selling prints in between adding Benjamins to their ever increasing wads of green, sometimes you sit there invisible. On the third day you get punchy. So you start drawing…because that’s what you
My grandfather was a medic during World War II and spent his time pulling wounded men off the battlefield in the Philippines. He never talked much about the war, just a few stories here and there. One day while driving him to Home Depot he said, somewhat out of the blue, “Grandma gets mad at
I’ve been spending a lot of time in my sketchbook this week getting ready for some upcoming projects and working out some character designs. Star Trek (The Original Series) has been playing in the background while I work in the evening, hence a few Trek references in the sketches. And, if you’re going to C2E2
When things get busy it’s hard to do personal projects that are more than a quick head sketch. But even that little bit each day adds up the practice points. If you’re keeping points, that is. Incidentally, my instagram account is http://www.instagram.com/funkwich
I admit it. I’m totally sold on Transformers Prime. I’ve been a Generation 1 snob for a long time (meaning: I can throw down a rant on Michael Bay) but this show has done it right. The tone, character design, writing, voice acting…even down to bringing in the original voice actors for Optimus and Megatron…it
Continuing the theme of robots, here’s something I managed to sneak in between jobs today. His name is Gerald.
I bought some art supplies this week including new white acrylic ink for highlights. I also used up the last piece of art board on my pad, so I used the back. A felicitous convergence of two events on a week saturated with politics.
No time to write anything substantial or color the sketch today since I’m headed out the door to go to a funeral. Until Tomorrow, here’s Hound. He was always one of my favorites as a kid.