Tagged: pen and ink

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The Time Has Come

A dear old friend recently commissioned me to do a drawing based on Lewis Carroll’s poem, “The Walrus and The Carpenter”. It’s one of my favorite poems by Carroll and was originally illustrated by...

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More Ink than you’d Think

Lately, I’ve had a couple of folks inquire about how I work. What do I do digitally, what do I do analog, what am I smoking… you get my drift. The simple answer is...

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Blues So Bad: Penciling

Ask Sam Viviano and he’ll tell you I’m a one-trick-pony. All I draw are bluesmen. Well, he’s partly right, there’s a guitar playing blues character that I love to draw and I’ve done finished...

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Tattoo You

I’ve been given the honor of designing a tattoo for a friend. How someone would trust me to design something that will be on display on their body FOREVER is beyond me. It’s actually...

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Adding Some Torque

There were guys in 8th grade that could draw the coolest cars, choppers, dragsters…you name it. I envied them as I drew my little people with big noses. Being able to draw stuff like...

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Making More Work For Myself

Sorry I’ve been absent. I’ve been working on the website/blog for the new line of shirts pretty heavily. In the meantime, of course, I’m working on Dixie Drive. I often wish I’d developed a...

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Old Dog, Old Tricks

I know, I know..Photoshop is great and it totally makes an artist’s life easier. If used correctly, you can¬†really¬†tweak your art to a higher level and, at times it’s a very necessary tool. For...