Monthly Archives: April 2013

Printing Project Rough Draft

The first step last year: get a rough draft going of enough text to fill 50+ pages. Actually, the real first through seventh or eighth steps were all about planning and making mockups. But, hard as those parts were, by … Continue reading

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‘Youm’ eBook Cover

A sketch for an eBook cover that I forgot to post a couple of years ago. The book, which I hope to do within the next couple of years, is Ugo Litorina’s la storia del pianeta di Youm. If it … Continue reading

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Ancient ‘Whirlygig’ Zine Art in 3D

I can’t believe this anaglyph drawing actually sort of works. I took a xerox of an old zine layout (and I mean, it’s a really extremely old one) and cut it up into layers in Photoshop. Then I did the … Continue reading

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Postcard: “Time Portal”

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Sharpie Paint Pen Practice

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Back to Work

Well it took 31 actual long years, but I finally have a totally complete college education. Barring, of course, any last minute snafus. Which, you know, the main thing you learn in college is to fully and always expect snafus. … Continue reading

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Worms & Germs

The whole main excuse for getting a tablet was so I could draw on it whenever I was away from my studio, which I used to be a lot and probably will be again pretty soon. (I say “excuse” because … Continue reading

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Postcard: “Engine Noise”

Still up to my neck with stuff to do, which is good, but that’s why I’m still not drawing new stuff yet, although that’s at the top of the list that I’ll start on after this other list is done. … Continue reading

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Postcards from Last Year

…which wasn’t quite as eventful a year as The Year in Baltar’s Hair, but was nonetheless a similar type of longish stretch that went by weirdly fast. Anyway, the first two images are two versions of a postcard I made … Continue reading

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IF – Urban (Future Style of Yelp)

This is one of those drawings that I’m just kind of going to have to give up on after 97 million hours of struggle, even though it seems like it ought to be fixable, somehow. Anyway, I probably in the … Continue reading

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Printing Project: Negative

The plan was, I was supposed to blog my thesis. I even took a trillion occasionally not blurry pictures for proof that work was happening, plus wrote down tons of pages of notes. But the thesis ended up kicking my … Continue reading

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IF – Egg (The X From Outer Space)

Because that’s what you do when a UFO like a smashed jelly doughnut lays a glittery space egg on your spaceship. Nothing bad could possibly happen from taking the egg home and hatching it in an area with lots of … Continue reading

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