Elephantine Commission

It’s really fun to try and take what someone wants and turn it into an image. Sometimes things sound easier than they are in practice. I was asked to take the style that I use on my monsters and make an elephant nurse errant. Huzzah! Sure! Then I got to sketching and I got confused….

whoa, we’re halfway there….

So i finished all the rough sketches i plan for my sketchbook project book.  I’m pretty pleased.  I left a couple pages at the back blank for a retrospective once I’m done with the finished work.  This puts me in a good place to spend roughly 1 month picking pages to refine/color/complete.  I probably won’t…

So sketchy

I’ve had some time to chill out, which has been oh-so-welcome, and has given me a chance to get back into sketches.  There’s something about sitting down with a pencil and paper for me that is like some great meditative peace. Sunday was just an extravaganza of sketching awesomeness. I hit up Dr. Sketchy’s to…

sketchbook project

Casey talked me into joining the sketchbook project.  I think the whole thing sounds pretty awesome, though I’m always a bit skeptical about projects that require the artist to “buy in.”  Maybe I’m just cheap?  I went back and forth on the whole thing for a few weeks and finally said “i like the idea…