Something a little different today: a process GIF from a recent illustration commission! This cat portrait was done start-to-finish in Manga Studio with Frenden's blue pencil and Hairpin Sable inker brushes. You notice how the cat really comes alive in that last frame when the white highlights in the eyes come into play? Every time … Continue reading Light in the Eyes
Those of you following me on social media may've noticed a new series of drawings going up over the last couple weeks! I'm participating in The 100 Day Project, which comes to us via Elle Luna and The Great Discontent. The premise of this project is simple: make something every day for 100 days. That's all. … Continue reading The 100 Day Project
I'm releasing two new postcard designs this week! They'll be coming in sets of 5 for $5—a mere buck-a-postcard—so hop over to my store to pre-order, or read on to learn more. Many moons ago I drew this in a sketchbook to celebrate the passage of time and its marvelous effect on giving a shit about … Continue reading New Merch: “Fair Winds” & “Blissful Indifference” Postcards
Hey gang! I'm trying out something new for Emerald City Comicon this year: pre-show commission slots! This hopefully means I'll be able to deliver a higher calibre of work to those of you looking for original art, while prioritizing my time talking to everyone on the show floor rather than hunching over my sketchbook desperately … Continue reading Emerald City Comicon Pre-Show Commissions
“So, I have a challenge for you.” I'm sitting on the couch scarfing pomegranate seeds and ice cream while my gentleman friend looks up from doing the crossword. “I’d love to see you draw Sexy Lucy. I mean, if you want to. If you think it would be fun.” I laugh through a mouthful of … Continue reading New Essay: “Sexy Lucy”
Proud to say I've been back on the sketchbook horse this month after a lengthy fallow period, so I figured it was high time to show my work. Behold! Some nudes from a figure drawing session last week (five- and one-minute poses, respectively): There's also a bundle of progress shots from my work on the … Continue reading Sketchdump 8.23.14
Hi gang! First off: big thanks to all of you who came out last month to say hello at Emerald City Comicon. It was incredibly cool to see so many familiar faces and get comics into returning hands. I promise I'll keep cranking 'em out so you'll have more to enjoy in 2015. Now: I … Continue reading Panels, Podcasts, and Posts!