Friend of mine posted this over on Facebook today. Thought it was worth sharing.
I’m no bones honest about being a commercial artist, so I doing what my client wants is part of my daily routine. But there is room within doing what they want to do your thing, that’s why they hired you. [...]
Worked on deadline this week. Editor was out of town so I had to star even before I got approval for the drawing. Unfortunately that meant changes. So the cartoon became an exercise in how to save a days worth of work.
Inks for Patch
Sketch for next week’s cartoon. Still a bit heavy handed. But I’ve got a few days to work out the ship name and decide if I’m throwing in Rocky.
Transport Topics Cartoon inks
Transport Topics Cartoon
Next week’s cartoon for Transport Topics.
Knocked out a couple sketches this morning. I like the quality of them and think these two toons will look pretty good. No easter eggs in them yet. Later if I have time.
My Pals I:Scinitlla have just released a new EP Prey on You. While I missed them on the recent Electronic Saviors Benefit Concert I did catch them last year and they are amazing live. As fellow designers, artists, and ardent followers of my Daily Fergus project these folks rock on many levels. Check them [...]
C’mon, is there anyone out there who doesn’t know Tufte?
Edward Tufte, Appointee for Member, Recovery Independent Advisory Panel
Edward Tufte is Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Statistics, and Computer Science at Yale University. He wrote, designed, and self-published The Visual Display of Quantitative Information, Envisioning Information, Visual Explanations, and Beautiful Evidence, which [...]
I always knew my parent’s interior decorator had a job during WWII helping to repatriate art. I was a little surprised to find him mentioned in Smithsonian magazine for the part he played. Walter Farmer was a Monument Man. One of 350 US solders tasked with taking care of art both stolen and legitimately [...]
Well I completely forgot to post the finished piece for this. If you scroll down you can see the inks. I added antennas to all the cars in Photoshop, but I’m not certain it makes them look like bugs. However cropping tighter gave it a more crowded feel, which is nice.
I color all [...]