Monthly Archives: January 2008

online project

This was the cover art for an online book I did. It was put together in Flash, and you could click through each page. It was a ‘circle’ story, sort of a mind exercise where you start with macro items … Continue reading

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President Day Mailings

Here’s a promotional postcard that went out for President’s Day. The front and back as seperate files. All painted in Photoshop.

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Animation Monday: The Perlinger Archive

  Last week got kind of crazy, huh? It was Friday when I realized I had only posted once. I hope to get some new material posted this week. Here’s a great site I bumped into a few years ago, … Continue reading

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Animation Monday

Animation Monday. Where I spend at least 30 minutes looking through my bazillions of bookmarks to find unique animation to post. Or not so unique…sometimes just scary. I think this is older, and popped up on Cartoon Brew a while … Continue reading

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Volcano Man

  Some work-in-progress here. It’s a HUGE painitng, so this reduced size is a little less effective. It is a double page spread. And the design of this story has me thinking of an animated short based on it as … Continue reading

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Interesting Animation Style

The clip above is the opening 13 seconds or so from an animated project I art directed and animated…that never saw the light of day. Heck, it didn’t even see a light bulb swinging back and forth in the wind … Continue reading

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Off Topic Tuesday

So I ordered some stuff from Amazon.com. And my order ‘qualified’ for their Super-Duper-Super-Saver-Shipping. That means FREE. And as I didn’t need this stuff in a hurry, I figured ‘”Why Not?”. Ordered on January 5th I think. On the 8th … Continue reading

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