Why Indie Artists Should Never Offer Black Friday Sales

Black Friday is here, and many indie artists are slashing prices on their books, prints, and other merchandise. This, in my view, is a big mistake. Here’s why. Companies like …

 
Do You Need a Tablet to Create Digital Art?

A common misnomer is that one needs a tablet to create digital artwork. While a tablet can certainly make creating digital art easier, in my opinion, it’s not absolutely essential. …

 
Review: OxyLED T100 Desk Lamp

Many Bothans died to bring you this review. Well, actually not really. But if they did, it would all be for a LED lamp review. A few months ago, I …

 
Customizing Tool Setting Shortcuts in Manga Studio to Match Photoshop

One of the biggest hurdles I faced when switching from Photoshop to Manga Studio is re-learning keyboard shortcuts. Thankfully, Manga Studio 5 allows users to edit keyboard shortcuts to suit …

 
Bed in a Box: One Year Later

In September 2013, I wrote a review about my Bed in a Box purchase. A year and 3 months later, I’m pleased to report that my wife and I still …

 
Art process: Silver Surfer and Baby ROM Spaceknight

As a fan of ROM Spaceknight and Silver Surfer, I have always wondered if the two ever crossed paths. Initially, I planned to draw the two sharing a ride on …