September 27, 2015

This was practice rendering grass for a project with 6 inch tall characters.

September 24, 2015

Create Change Design Forum in China!

Here are the photos from the event if you'd like to take a look, (Yeah OK, it's totally a bragging wall.)
Special thanks to our hosts and forum creators Art Center College of Design (host, Dr Mark Breitenberg) and the Art Center Institute of Design in China (Miss Yu Lan), they were awesome!
Info on the extraordinary speakers here.

September 22, 2015

China Design Conference Lineup

Gordon Bruce, Frank Stephenson and Nathan who?
It was a fabulous trip to China, still can't believe who I shared to stage with.

September 13, 2015


I'm headed to China to do a series of workshops for the Create Change Design Forums in Hangzhou! I'll be representing my Alma Mater: Art Center College of Design. Very Exciting!
Here's a demo for you that's loosely on topic, it's done with a water soluble brush pen; a technique study from photo reference.

September 10, 2015

Sinbad, Legend of the Seven Seas Sky

This is a sky I painted for Sinbad, Legend of the Seven Seas.
It's the only piece I painted traditionally for that show. We had already transitioned to digital painting but for this scene they wanted a traditional "watercolory" look.

September 06, 2015

Portrait Drawing Online Course!

Study portrait drawing with me from anywhere in the world! Check it out here!
Begins January 17, 2016.

September 02, 2015

Portrait Study in Charcoal

I've posted a lo res of this study before but just did a proper scan for the book, have a look!