If you were to come to my apartment and ask for a glass of water, odds are that I would serve it to you in one of my Disney mugs. I have a dozen of them in all and they … read more
Blog :: A Creative Life
I lost touch with my creativity once and vowed I would never let that happen again. In this blog you'll find my musings on creativity—my experiences as a recovering creative, how creativity can get blocked, resources on how to nurture it and the ways I am regularly practicing my own creativity. I've also been known to stray slightly off topic now and again, but I figure that's a writer's prerogative.
I recently came across the YouTube channel of Stephen Silver, a professional artist based in the UK whose character designs can be found all over the animation world including such series as Kim Possible, Danny Phantom and Kevin Smith’s Clerks. … read more
Imagine for a moment that after four seasons of trials and tribulations, our hero John Crichton has finally proposed to his lady love, Aeryn Sun. She’s also just told him that she’s going to have his baby and he is … read more
I have a really hard time drawing faces. Either they come out looking generic and cartoony or they’re bizarre, misshapen and trying too hard in a lumpy sort of way. Now, you could make the argument that this is art … read more
If you are like me and your creative work is not currently your primary source of income, then at some point, somewhere along the line, you’ve probably had friends, family, co-workers, strangers or whomever describe your activities as “a hobby”. … read more