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27 February 2014 - Work: My tribute to SANDMAN in Mash Tun Journal
I love dreaming. Day dreaming. Lucid dreaming. Dreaming up art I want to make, and photos I want to take. I live and frolic in the Dreaming most of the time. So I created this photo essay in homage to Neil Gaiman‘s SANDMAN graphic novel series about DREAM, the king of dreams and imagination, and [...]
14 February 2013 - ‘You & I’ ukulele cover for Valentine’s Day <3
With a name like Love, Valentine’s Day is like a national holiday for me. But because I don’t have enough airline miles (yet) to give everyone on the planet a hug, I have a tradition of posting a song on the interwebz every V-Day. It’s kinda like a virtual hug, right? In 2011, we launched [...]
03 December 2012 - Portrait: BlackEm on a Motorcycle, Saltpeter Art Book
I wasn’t planning to release this photograph today, but it’s my friend BlackEm‘s birthday! So I figure it’s the perfect time to surprise her. Em and I met at a Drink & Draw one night at Meltdown Comics this year, and just hit it off as fast friends from the get-go. With our shared nerdy [...]
24 July 2012 - Promo: Everybody Loves TANK GIRL!
OI, chums! Jim Mahfood‘s Everybody Loves TANK GIRL comes out tmrw!! Check this super RAD promo video of the new comic by Steven A Soria of The Indie Workforce! Reference photos of Chloe & Penny by moi! (^_^)b EVERYBODY LOVES TANK GIRL #1 Behind The Scenes Video from the Indie Workforce on Vimeo. Tank Girl [...]
13 July 2012 - Gallery: COMIC CON 2012
Here’s a couple of photo selects from Comic Con. And you can see all my pix here: [ COMIC-CON 2012 Flickr Set ]. Take a peek, especially if you’re a Battlestar Galactica Fan. (Frakkin’ toasters!) Comic-Con is crazy and amazing. It’s like surfing a tidal wave of fantastical awesomeness. As a nerdy gaming fan, I [...]
31 May 2012 - Event: L.A. Ink Stains Prom & book release party!
Hey. You. Let’s go to prom. I’m serious. F’reals. What it is, you ask? Fast facts to get you up to speed: • My homie Jim Mahfood is an awesome artist. You may have seen his work in comic books such as Clerks, Grrl Scouts, Spider-Man, Heavy Metal and the upcoming Tank Girl. (Yeah, THAT [...]
31 October 2011 - Happy Halloween from my lil’ Turtle Doves!
The best part of Halloween isn’t the slutty Black Swans nor the buckets of Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and candy corn. Nay! The very BEST part of Halloween are all the dogs in costumes!! (Though if you ask me, every day is a good day to put costumes on dogs.) Thankfully, my dog Peanut loves [...]
16 December 2010 - Girls & Bugs Calendar! Reviewer calls it “Better than tea-bagging”
I shot this game calendar featuring hot girls, big guns and gross bugs! I’ll post more info on the making-of later this month, but meanwhile I thank this fine journalist from StuffWeLike.com for taking the time to deconstruct its contents on YouTube: And here’s a funny article about the calendar over at GameInformer.com — that [...]
09 December 2010 - L.A. Workshop: FAST & EASY Photoshop!
I’m teaching a final workshop for 2010 on Saturday, Dec 18th called FAST & EASY Photoshop! I hope you’re not lactose intolerant because it should be LEGEN…..wait-for-it…..DARY! FAST & EASY PHOTOSHOP! A Hands-On Introduction On How To Confidently Approach The Hottest Program On Your Enormous Hard Disk This fun and intimate workshop will cover the [...]
04 August 2010 - Art Piece: Sugar Daddy Suspected of Murder
Now that the exhibit is over, here’s my second piece for the These Are Their Stories art show featuring works inspired by episode summaries of LAW & ORDER. This was a really fun (not to mention delicious) piece to work on. The lineup chart is actual size by the way, in case you ever wondered [...]