Category Archives: UCLA

How I make a graphic novel

I mentioned I am working on a graphic novel for Chronicle Books called Earthling!. It’s been created as a kids graphic novel, but I hope adults will find it entertaining to read as well. It’s due out, well, soonish. As … Continue reading

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Graphic Novel!

The contract is finally done and I can talk about a project I am really excited about. I will be doing a graphic novel with Chronicle Books! Don’t hold your breath…it’s due out is 2011. So I have some time … Continue reading

Posted in all ages comics, animated short, Earthling!, graphic novels, The Thing with No Head, UCLA, Work in progress | Tagged , | 6 Comments

UCLA Animation Workshop

A few years back I was a graduate student at UCLA in the MFA Animation program. I did an interview with Chris Sanders (Dir. Lilo and Stitch) for the UCLA Animation Workshop student magazine called Animatrix. A great collection of … Continue reading

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Animation Monday 2

Last week I think I called this Great Animation Mondays or something. Well today, it’s Old Animation Monday.  I was cleaning up and found an old project. It was shot on 16mm at UCLA, and I hadn’t seen a copy … Continue reading

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More old art ! More old art!

  Well, OK. No one really wants to see work from like 3 years ago. But, I have been cleaning up and found the files from the animated short I made while attending the UCLA, MFA in animation program. The … Continue reading

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