Thursday, August 17, 2017

Excuse Me!

SVA is currently using an image of mine in their ad campaign for the fall Continuing Education program that they're running in The Comics Journal. Here are screen shots with the various versions.










And here's the original cartoon.

Speaking of, classes are enrolling now:
Figure Drawing for Cartoonists on Wednesdays, Cartooning Basics on Thursdays, and Inking Comics on Fridays.
Time to sign up. Tell your posse.


Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Combinatoric Project, Row 1: Joyful Characters

This is the first row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.


#1, Joyful Cuddly Animal.
Outline.



#2, Joyful Mermaid.
Beach ball, border, background, crosshatch, pattern.



#3, Joyful Robot.
Shadow, contrast.



#4, Joyful Fat Cat.
Letter, cigar, border, shading.

#5, Joyful Stick Man.
Butterflies, background, outline.



#6, Joyful Space Alien.
Pizza, border, shadow, crosshatch.



#7, Joyful Dork.
Flowers, contrast.


Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The Combinatoric Project, Row 2: Disconsolate Characters

This is the second row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.


#8, Disconsolate Cuddly Animal.
Bowling ball, border, shadow, crosshatch, pattern.



#9, Disconsolate Mermaid.
Contrast.



#10, Disconsolate Robot.
Flowers, Vaudeville hat & cane, Clinamen (hat & cane not Vaudeville), border, background, shading.



#11, Disconsolate Fat Cat.
Whiskey, shadow, outline.



#12, Disconsolate Stick Man.
Coffee, t-shirt, border, crosshatch.



#13, Disconsolate Space Alien.
Background, contrast, pattern.



#14, Disconsolate Dork.
Milk, border, shadow, shading.


Monday, July 31, 2017

The Combinatoric Project, Row 3: Lost Characters

This is the third row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.


#15, Lost Cuddly Animal.
Letter, background, contrast.



#16, Lost Mermaid.
Border, shadow, shading.



#17, Lost Robot.
Pizza, butterflies, outline.



#18, Lost Fat Cat.
Beach ball, border, background, crosshatch.



#19, Lost Stick Man.
Flowers, cigar, shadow, contrast, pattern.



#20, Lost Space Alien.
Pary hat & balloon, bowling ball, border, shading.




#21, Lost Dork.
Background, outline.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

The Combinatoric Project, Row 4: Enraged Characters

This is the fourth row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.


#22, Enraged Cuddly Animal.
Flowers, border, shading.



#23, Enraged Mermaid.
Clinamen, background, outline.



#24, Enraged Robot.
Coffee, border, shadow, crosshatch, pattern.



#25, Enraged Fat Cat.
T-shirt, contrast.



#26, Enraged Stick Man.
Letter, border, background, shading.



#27, Enraged Space Alien.
Whiskey, shadow, outline.



#28, Enraged Dork.
Pizza, beach ball, border, crosshatch.



Saturday, July 29, 2017

The Combinatoric Project Row 5: Sleeping Characters

This is the fifth row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.

#29, Sleeping Cuddly Animal.
Milk, shadow, outline.



#30, Sleeping Mermaid.
Vaudeville hat & cane, border, crosshatch, pattern.



#31, Sleeping Robot.
Flowers, butterflies, background, contrast.



#32, Sleeping Fat Cat.
Bowling ball, border, shadow, shading.



#33, Sleeping Stick Man.
Outline.



#34, Sleeping Space Alien.
Flowers, border, background, crosshatch.



#35, Sleeping Dork.
Cigar, shadow, contrast.

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Combinatoric Project, Row 6: Dancing Characters

This is the sixth row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.


#36, Dancing Cuddly Animal.
Coffee, clinamen (not coffee), border, background, crosshatch, pattern.



#37, Dancing Mermaid.
Letter, shadow, contrast.



#38, Dancing Robot.
T-shirt, border, shading.



#39, Dancing Fat Cat.
Pizza, background, outline.



#40, Dancing Stick Man.
Party hat and balloon, border, shadow, crosshatch.



#41, Dancing Space Alien.
Contrast, pattern.



#42, Dancing Dork.
Whiskey, border, background, shading.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Combinatoric Project, Row 7: Characters Showing Off


This is the seventh row of my combinatoric poster from 2003. Check here for the project description and formulae.
#43, Cuddly Animal Showing Off. 
Flowers, contrast. 


#44, Mermaid Showing Off. 
Milk, beach ball, border, background, shading.



#45, Robot Showing Off.
Bowling ball, shadow, outline.



#46, Fat Cat Showing Off.
Flowers, border, crosshatch, pattern.



#47, Stick Man Showing Off.
Butterflies, background, contrast.



#48, Space Alien Showing Off.
Coffee(or tea), letter(message), border, shadow, shading.
Rest In Peace, Daevid Allen.



#49, Dork Showing Off.
Outline, clinamen (I am not a dork).