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iPad sketches

A couple more sketches I did on my iPad. I’m switching to a new app for a week or two today. These were drawn in Sketch Club with the 53 pencil. The black and white Is a typical quick character … Continue reading

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Me, me, me…me. An interview with me at Sub It Club!

Yeah, it’s one of those posts – all about me. Anyway, The folks at Sub It Club (a fine blog to follow if you are into publishing or writing or need help getting through those rejection letters and emails we all … Continue reading

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How to draw? Learn to draw.

I sometimes get asked where someone can ‘learn to draw’. Or where a student who is at a school where art is not taught can learn to draw. For children who are on the young side I usually advise to … Continue reading

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People will sell their mother before giving up on pay TV…

“People will give up food and a roof over their head before they give up television,” Fox COO Chase Carey told analysts and investors. Wow. Has there EVER been a better reason to think about canceling Pay TV services than … Continue reading

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Content Creators…I’d rather not.

The other day one of the Google founders talked about the opportunities for ‘content creators’ in regards to using their You Tube service. (Of course, it’s always about the possibilities that await you IF you use this or that of … Continue reading

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Illustrator’s Day in November in Los Angeles

I will be speaking in Los Angeles for the SCBWI sponsored Illustrator’s Day in November. But I won’t be speaking about illustrating. I’ll be sharing my favorite under-10-minute cookie recipes. OK. That’s not true. While I WILL be speaking at … Continue reading

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Q&A Monday

I sometimes receive emails from this blog with legitimate questions. Not the ones offering to sell me something. Or asking that I wire money to some exotic locale. Why not make blog content of these questions!? It’s like Thanksgiving leftovers. … Continue reading

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