Monthly Archives: March 2009

The World is California

I picked up a book at a library sale years ago. It’s called Talking Shadows by Ralph Jester. It’s about making movies, including in-depth info about all the newest technologies and techniques – from 1942. It includes this map that … Continue reading

Posted in Film Making, Talking Shadows | Leave a comment

Layers magazine and SILA show in LA

The book I just finished illustrating is slowly making its way into the big cruel world. Lucky for the book that it is a pretty tough bunch of paper. And it EATS PEOPLE! Two pages from The Book that Eats … Continue reading

Posted in character design, childrens books, picture books, The Book That Eats People, Tricycle Press | Leave a comment

Sony Animation

Just spotted a trailer for the new animated film from Sony. I haven’t particularly enjoyed what Sony has produced so far when it comes to animation. I would hazard a guess and say they have made the worst feature animated … Continue reading

Posted in animation, animation art, Animation Monday, character design, childrens books, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs | Leave a comment

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

Cool stuff. And I’m only 8 years late in discovering it! Eric Carle (no need for an introduction – if you don’t know who he is – check out this link, and this) has spent some of his money and … Continue reading

Posted in Eric Carle, picture books | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Oregon Children’s Theatre posters

The final art for the poster – Sideways Stories from the Wayside School, based on the book by Louis Sachar. This is another production from the Oregon Children’s Theatre in their new season. Click the are below to see larger … Continue reading

Posted in cartoons, character design, Digital painting, illustration, Oregon, Oregon Children's Theatre, Perspective, Photoshop Painting | Leave a comment

Poster number 2

This is the nearly final poster for the theatrical version of The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs. Adapted from Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith’s book. The play is by Robert Kauzlaric. This is another production being put on … Continue reading

Posted in character design, Digital painting, illustration, Illustration Techniques, kids books, Oregon, Oregon Children's Theatre, Paintings, Photoshop Painting, Work in progress | Tagged , , | 1 Comment