Category Archives: Paintings

The time of year

An old painting, but appropriate this time of year here in Oregon.  

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Commercial Instincts

The term Commercial Instincts has come up quite a bit lately. Across 2 or 3 days the term popped up 7 or 8 times. Almost as often as the word “donut’” and the sentence “I’m so glad the elections are … Continue reading

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Robots

I’m a robot. See how Roboty I look. I’m drawing a LOT of robots these days. It seems that 3 out of every 4 projects prefer robots over non-robots. I am well-roboted. A robot in every drawing pad. Just call … Continue reading

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Aliens in a new picture book

Here’s a sneak peek at a work in progress. This is from a new picture book I am working on. I’ll drop more samples as I move forward on the art. It’s a really fun little sci-fi story about 3 … Continue reading

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Amanita Design

I’m usually not a big fan of video games. I mean, I play them – when I have time…if I have time…when I USED to have time. But the standard 3D graphics have gotten stale to me. There’s something about … Continue reading

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Recent work

I used this on the cover of a recent promotion. It started off as a sample for a story I am working on and took off as a piece on its won. This usually doesn’t happen with my work. I … Continue reading

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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

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