Monthly Archives: November 2008

TV Monster

Click on the image to see it bigger. The digital TV monster out to destroy old antenna based TV delivery? No. Just a quick sketch I did a while back and I recently painted it. I have no idea what … Continue reading

Posted in character design, Digital painting, illustration, Paintings, Photoshop Painting, Sketch, Work in progress | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

No one saw it coming…yeah right.

Sorry for this off-topic, topic but I find it hard to believe that among all the well manicured, blue suited CEO’s, Federal Banking officials and Hedge Fund dictators ‘no one saw this crisis coming’. Plenty of people did. Many economists … Continue reading

Posted in economy | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Presidential Election

The election is over. Thank god. It’s a relief to stop searching the news sites and blogs for election stories and checking the polling sites 50 times a day. Minnesota is still out. That’s a bummer. As a former Minnesotan … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Blatherings, doodle, quick sketch, Sketch, sketch book | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Hans Bacher – Blog

I am adding a link to this blog and I recommend everyone interested in animation art/backgrounds/production design and art direction for film check it out. This is a terrific site. It’s put together by a marvelous artist named Hans Bacher. … Continue reading

Posted in Animation Artists, animation background art, Design, Digital painting, Disney Feature Animation, Dreamworks, Visual Development | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Quentin Blake

Another of my all-time favorite illustrators is Quentin Blake (I bet the headline gave the topic away?) I’m providing a link to his website as there is some useful and interesting info there. It’s got a Flash preloader (ugh..) and … Continue reading

Posted in illustration, Illustration Techniques, Illustrators, informational | Tagged | 2 Comments