TOONING UP MY Nissan Z

Just got my Cintiq Pro 24 on an arm finally, after killing my neck for weeks looking down. I like the little pop out legs that come with tablet, but long term drawing were KILLING ME! Propped up at the proper angle I got some neck relief and got to work on turning my car in to a cartoon. There’s something about the exaggerated look that makes these types of drawing fun. The over sized sport wheels, the bubble like proportions of the body. FUN! Right? 🤔

The Quick Doodle

The Little Elf

It would be hard to find an easier app to use on the iPad Pro as ProCreate. Man oh man I have found it relaxing and therapeutic to crank out the random doodle of the day. I’m still learning more about the tools offered in the app, but so far the standard options are fluid and intuitive. I try to create one doodle a day, in order to learn more, and to stay sharp as an illustrator. Continue reading “The Quick Doodle”

Rediscovering my ‘Style’

In the same way that people who hear you speak for the first time might be able to recognize an accent, people who come across my work as an illustrator, claim to be able to spot a style. Some hidden (to me anyways) pattern of expressive and creative habits that come together on screen. To this day, I both have doubted that I have any discernible accent AND that I have any locked down illustrative style. Continue reading “Rediscovering my ‘Style’”

iPad Pro Cartoon

Please do not ask what in the hell I was thinking, cause I will not be able to answer. I just wanted to test out the Apple pencil and iPad Pro & this is what came out. Planning on so much more work to justify the hefty price tag of this metal and glass slate, and maybe take on some work eventually. This type of creative mess doesn’t happen very often, but I have to say that it’s pretty therapeutic. Continue reading “iPad Pro Cartoon”