Monday, May 28, 2007

Your Friendly Neighborhood Icecream Man

It is officially summer now and when I was a kid I always looked forward to the sweet melody of "Pop Goes the Weasel", which was the delicious sound of the nearby icecream truck. But now that I look back on it and think about it, I always remember the icecream man being absolutely terrifying. He was always smoking and looked like someone who had just escaped from prison. And yes, the icecream man that came around my neighborhood did actually have tatooed tally marks on his arm. I always wondered what they meant but the more I think about it, I'm really much more comfortable not knowing.

Sunday, May 27, 2007

Character Sketches

just messing around with some character sketches. For some reason I got on a bird kick and just tryed to draw some of the weirdest types i could think of..... I suppose platypuses aren't birds....but I'm sure you understand where I'm coming from. Anywho here are some humming bird and platypus sketches. Lata

Friday, May 25, 2007

first post

just thought i'd kick off my little blogging business by posting one of my more recent explorations in comics. I just finished taking a comic class where we explored color and the narrative and this is one of the "free" assignments we did for extra credit. My teacher was Nathan Fox, who is an incredible comic artist who just did some illustrations in DMZ 17 and 18. Check it out