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The Final Frontier (#Space #Art on #Society6)

What began as a one-off Mars design has turned into something else. I got rid of the name of the artwork (though I kept it as a variation of the Mars pieces) and have left them as more “arty” pieces. … Continue reading

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MARS!

A couple weeks ago I was browsing the newest (at the time) National Geographic in the store, and I stumbled upon a striking image of an astronaut. The issue was Mars, and had been released, I guess, to promote their … Continue reading

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#AlternateMoviePosters

Earlier this year I bought a bunch of really good books on Alternate Movie Posters: Alternative Movie Posters by Matthew Chojnacki https://www.amazon.ca/Alternative-Movie-Posters-Film-Underground/dp/0764345664 Alternative Movie Posters II by Matthew Chojnacki https://www.amazon.ca/Alternative-Movie-Posters-II-Underground/dp/0764349864 Movie Posters Re-Imagined published by Graffito https://www.amazon.ca/Movie-Posters-Re-Imagined-Alternative-Favorite/dp/1909051039 That sparked in … Continue reading

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Oh, Those Crazy Bowling Balls

Back in 2012, the Executive Director of the Greater Sudbury Big Brothers Big Sisters asked me for a poster for that year’s Bowl For Kids Sake. The theme was “Pirates”, and after some thought, I realized that some fun could … Continue reading

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An Emojinal Journey… Part 1

I don’t love emoji. I’m of the generation that still thinks of them as “emoticons”… I’m not sure when the shift to “emoji” came, but it would seem that I wasn’t paying attention when it happened. My niece loves emoji. … Continue reading

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Drawing Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Day 3

Work continues… The hand and lightsaber are obviously still very rough. Fans will no doubt say “Hey, that’s not Luke’s old lightsaber from the movie! And it’s gold!”… and yeah, right on both counts. I imagine that in the next … Continue reading

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Drawing Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens

I was supposed to stop drawing Star Wars when the movie came out… But I actually stopped a few weeks early. Eyes getting sore and all… took a break. Never actually finished the Han at Cloud City I was working on. After … Continue reading

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Star Wars Drawing Month – Day 29 – Han Solo at Bespin

Work is ongoing on this scene from The Empire Strikes Back. I decided to draw Darth Vader outside of the scene and bring him in more or less whole. I’ll be doing the same thing with Boba Fett and a … Continue reading

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Star Wars Drawing Month – Day 27 – Han Solo (full scene)

I decided to start the full scene from Empire, just before Han gets frozen. It’s got Han in the center, with Darth Vader and Boba Fett lurking in the background, and some of Leia in the foreground. The question is, … Continue reading

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Star Wars Drawing Month – Day 27 – Han Solo

My cousin challenged me to draw pre-freezing Han Solo from The Empire Strikes Back. This one was fairly quick. I’d originally planned to draw the whole scene, and still do… but I also wanted to just do a portrait. So, … Continue reading

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