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Every so often, a nifty bit of penciling comes along that you are sort of afraid of ruining in the inks– I’ve started taking pictures of these sketches and posting them on line to give them a tiny shot at … Continue reading
Related to the phone doodle is the solo, improvised placemat drawing, usually executed with an everyday notebook pen rather than actual art supplies. A hard little ballpoint like one of my favorite Pilot Better Retractable yields strange results, particularly on … Continue reading
A glimpse inside my latest project, a minicomic flip book that both reprints my very first story and a later, extended canon version, and acts as sort of a meditation on the relationship between the two stories and Kekionga today, … Continue reading
Here are three little faces of Bud, as requested by the person who is developing a new product for us. Bud, longterm Kekionga resident, junkyard owner and semi-unwilling participant in a “trained by a Master” superhero origin story, is drawn … Continue reading
This can be the real Indiana where I live, or Kekionga’s Indiana of the Mind, whichever you prefer. Or is there really any difference? Early spring walk with Kilo-Macro. One of my goals this year was to pay more attention … Continue reading
Hard at work on, among other things, a minicomic about bottlecaps. In this comic, I am going to have to draw a lot of bottlecaps. Not wanting to get into weird copyright issues, and because it is more fun to … Continue reading
The first big macro garden walk of the new year (so early!), yielded a number of images, some of last year, some of this. In these two 4 x 3s, that means last year’s oak leaf hydrangea, and this year’s … Continue reading
Considering moving into the modern world and getting one of those way cool retractable convention banners. The final version will be in full color and look really snappy and polished if I do it right. But before the process gets … Continue reading
My friend Paul Sizer designed a superhero called The Snowflake recently as an art exercise. (Or is it just Snowflake? I’ll have to look again. Minor fail of either memory or paying attention. These details are important in superheroics.) I was … Continue reading