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Month: November 2011

Branabush – PhotoShop complete

…and then you do a little more, and you end up with a complete digital image! Lol, there’s always more to do than you can easily explain (other than ‘apply some time and effort). Some of that extra effort can be described in trick-of-the-trade terms however. For instance, when I was done creating shadow layers for this file I did…

Some drawing fundamentals

So some fresh sketches from the peanut gallery! This past fall I’ve been teaching home school art to Evy and Hannah. There is some basic curriculum that goes into drawing, but I found that it’s been very light on the fundamentals of rendering an image. To supplement we go through some warm up sketches where we can talk about the basics. Understanding objects as…

Oh thank heaven for…

So here we come to the final episode of Detachable Head Guy! In strip form. And in 1993 at least. Yes, some things are too good to waste so the character has lived on in other stories in the future. What modern comic character doesn’t? But at the time, school was wrapping up, so we had to close the door…

How far is the dump from the Forks?

There are a few stand-outs from this strip of Detachable Head Guy. One, I decided to up the production & detail level of the drawing. Jen embellished further (as she always did) with more details. So all-in-all a better viewing experience. Next, the contents. Growing up in the North had a profound effect on some of the plot tricks. One…

The Big Date

So this is the first I have in the sequence of cartoon strips. Point of interest – this is the only “one off” story of the entire run. All others fell under the one/two cliffhanger suspense formula. Why the one-shot you might ask? Well if you’re writing comics with references to BIG events, in this case a moments after scene…