Studio Tour: early 2018

As an artist, I’ve always taken a keen interest in other folks’ studio setups. I feel that there is always something to learn from seeing other people’s work areas – …

 
What I Use to Run my Business

The challenge of working as a freelance designer is having to wear multiple hats. In addition to sweating out the details on the creative end, I also have to manage …

 
FlipClock: A Worthy Desk Clock for iOS

There are many Clock apps on the iOS App Store. Some are gaudy, some are plain ugly, and a handful are actually decent. The one I prefer is FlipClock by …

 
My Cintiq’s Back!

After nearly two weeks, I have my trusty Wacom Cintiq 27QHD back home. I had sent it over to Wacom for warranty repair due to some screen clouding issues. Today, …

 
Strip Panel Naked: Comics Analysis

The medium of comics is more than a simple juxtaposition of words with visuals in a sequential form. At its best, visual storytelling can transcend both to create something far …

 
A Must-Have Upgrade for Artists Using an iPad Pro

I’ve had an iPad Pro 12.9″ and Apple Pencil for almost two years now. In that time, artists the world over have taken to the device and are creating some …

 
Upwork!

If you’re a long time reader to this site, you may have noticed a few tweaks and fixes to some long standing problems I’ve had with the layout and customization …

 
Relics from the Past

Lucky me. I have the wonderful task of exhuming forty five plus years of memories from 8mm, Super 8mm, 16mm film, 35mm slides, VHS tapes, and miniDV cassettes and I’m …

 
A Live Music Bonanza

Archive.org just got a whole lot more useful to me. I’ve been familiar with the site before, using it primarily as a tool to research the history of a few …