Thursday, December 24, 2009

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Hey, everyone. Nathan Bransford has promised to donate $0.50 for each comment he receives on his blog today to Heifer International. It's a great organization, so pop on over and post a comment.

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Here's an inked version. I'll add color to it tomorrow.


I've been working on possible designs for a holiday card. I know it's kind of late to be getting started, but we had the entire gene pool over for Thanksgiving. I had a little trouble getting into the proper mindset.

This year Christmas will be brought to you by the newest additions to the family, my gerbils (and life models) Beezus and Ramona. Here's a preliminary sketch:


And here's Ramona. Isn't she a beauty?



Saturday, November 21, 2009

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Canadian illustrator Eric Orchard has opened a new online shop for his Harry and Silvio mini-comics. His work is delightfully appealing.

Go check it out!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Still more facial expression studies:



More facial expressions studies:

Lately I have been drawing studies of facial expressions. I'm working from photos in the book FACIAL EXPRESSIONS: A VISUAL REFERENCE FOR ARTISTS by Mark Simon (Watson-Guptill, 2005). Here's a taste:



Thursday, October 15, 2009

Here's another from the sketchbook:
And here it is with colored pencil added:

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

From the sketchbook. I'm working on making faces more expressive.

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Friday, January 2, 2009