Friday, December 28, 2012

SacAnime 2013

I'll be at SacAnime on January 4-6, 2013 in the Artist Alley, table AA46. Stop on by to pick up comics, prints, and more available for sale!

Thursday, December 06, 2012

East Bay Alternative Book & Zinefest 2012

I will have a table at the East Bay Alternative Book & Zinefest this Saturday, December 8th from 10 am to 5 pm. I will have my prints, comics and buttons available. My latest book, under Paper Dragon Press, Steampunk ABC Coloring Book will be available too. It features 26 pages to color, a glossary of terms, a word search and a pair of kid-sized to cut out. Come on by and pick up gifts for the holidays!

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

upcoming shows

I'll be at the Bazaar Bizarre Holiday Show, December 1st to 2nd from 11 am to 6 pm. My booth number is 84. On December 8th, I'll be at the East Bay Alternative Book & Zine Fest from 10 am to 5 pm. I will have a selection of prints, comics and buttons available. Come and pick up gifts for the holidays!

Saturday, November 03, 2012

Manga Mania in November

I'm teaching a manga workshop for tweens on November 13th at 3:30 pm at the Richmond branch, San Francisco Library. Come and level up your drawing skills!

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Manga Monsters

Tweens, come and learn how to draw manga monsters and chibi zombies! I'm teaching at the San Francisco Main Library on Thursday, October 18th at 4 pm. Level up your drawing skills!

Monday, October 08, 2012

APE 2012

I'm showing with the Couscous Collective for APE 2012, tables 307/308. We're debuting our new comics anthology - Kitties. I'll have a selection of prints, in addition to the Encounters comic, buttons and cards. Come on by to see the latest prints from the Steampunk ABC book!

Saturday, October 06, 2012

Moon Hunt creation

How I make a comic from the Kitties anthology from the Couscous Collective. Kitties debuts at APE 2012, October 13-14. Find the Couscous Collective at table 307/308. Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Friday, September 28, 2012

Steampunk ABC... funded!

My thanks to everyone who pledged and shared my Steampunk ABC Kickstarter campaign! It funded over 100% today. Now, the work to complete the book for the printer. I will post periodic updates here.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Home stretch!

24 hours left to get Steampunk ABC funded! Here are sample illustrations from the book.

Monday, September 24, 2012

Under 72 hours!

Under 72 hours to get Steampunk ABC funded! It's at 71% right now. Please get the word out to make the book a reality! Here's the Kickstarter link.

Saturday, September 15, 2012

12 days left!

12 days are left for my Steampunk ABC on Kickstarter! I'll post more artwork of the book as it closes. Back the Kickstarter to make the book a reality!

Monday, August 27, 2012

Steampunk ABC is live!

I launched my Kickstarter campaign for Steampunk ABC! Check it out! If you have any questions about it, be sure to ask on the campaign site.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

Sample portrait - Steampunk Devon

Here's a steampunk portrait of a friend for the project; done in Winsor & Newton and Daler-Rowney watercolors on 140 lb Arches hot press paper.

Friday, August 03, 2012

SF Zinefest highlight

My comic Encounters was highlighted on the SF Zinefest's blog! I'm going to be there with the Couscous Collective and I'll have Encounters available. Of course, you can always buy the book online here too.

Monday, July 23, 2012

City Launch

City scene with people at a zeppelin launch. It's a work file for an animation project.

Monday, July 09, 2012

San Diego Comic Con 2012

Bobcat Publishing at I-02 will have a selection of my prints for sale at SDCC. I will be wandering the convention. See you there!

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Manga Mania at the Cartoon Art Museum

I'm teaching two Manga Mania workshops at the Cartoon Art Museum: July 20th, Friday and August 9th, Thursday. There's a beginning class and one for more advanced students. Check the flyer here for all the details!

Friday, June 08, 2012

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Fanime wrap up

Thanks to everyone to came to see me at Fanime! I'll be posting updates to my Shop in the coming weeks with new items. In the meantime, you can follow me on Tumblr, DeviantArt, Facebook and Twitter.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Fanime 2012

Fanime is where I'll be this Memorial Day weekend. I'll have a limited number of commission slots available. See below for my location at T154 in Artist Alley. Stop on by!

Comic Jam at CAM, May 22nd

Here's the Comic Jam from a Cartoon Art Museum class on May 22nd. I've included the prep photos for the comic too.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Big Wow Comic Fest

I'll be at the Big Wow Comic Fest this weekend, May 19th to 20th, table AA 76 in Artist's Alley. Below is my location. Come on by!

Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Skull Carriage

Graphic for the upcoming anthology entitled "Persephone's Kiss". It was inspired by the Emily Dickinson poem "Because I Could Not Stop for Death."

Thursday, May 03, 2012

Upcoming Manga Mania classees

I have eight upcoming Manga Mania workshops for kids aged 10 to 12 at various Alameda County Libraries. Go here for the full schedule and sign up information. Keep drawing!

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Stumptown Comics Fest

I'm heading up to Portland, OR for Stumptown this weekend! I'm sharing a table with Chloe Dalquist who does the comic, Jamie the Trickster. We're in Row B, table 21 (B-21). See you there!

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Cherry Blossom Festival

I'll be at the Cherry Blossom Festival in San Francisco's Japantown, April 14th to 15th and 21st to 22nd. My table is near Kinokuniya bookstore. I'll have my latest comic Encounters available as well as my prints. Come on by and enjoy the festival!

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Manga Mania

My Manga Mania workshops for the Alameda County Libraries kicks off on April 3rd at the Albany Library from 4 to 5:30 pm. The workshops are open for kids aged 10 to 12 years old. Here's the complete list of dates, times and locations. Reserve a spot a week in advance. Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Comic Layout

Come level up your comic skills! Learn how to use different panels to tell your comic story! The workshop is at the Milpitas Library on April 2nd from 4-5:30 pm. It's open to 12-18 year olds. Call (408) 262-1171 ext 3616 to reserve a spot!

Friday, March 23, 2012

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Comic Jam, March 10

Here are the pages from Saturday's Comic Jam as created by a dozen tweens. It was a collaborative comic where the characters and story was created in the workshop and everyone drew and wrote a panel.

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

Comic Jam

Come learn basic story structure for making comics! Create a collaborative jam comic with other artists. We'll cover basic comic paneling and layout techniques for comics and character design. It's open to 7th to 12th graders. Basic drawing skill is required. The Comic Jam workshop is on March 10th, Saturday, from 2 to 4:30 pm. Sign up at the Saratoga Library Adult Reference Desk or call (408) 867-6126!

Monday, February 27, 2012

Manga Expressions

Come level up your drawing skills! Learn how to use body language and facial expressions to bring life to your manga characters. The workshop is at the Milpitas Library on March 5th from 4-5:30 pm. It's open to 12-18 year olds. Call (408) 262-1171 ext 3616 to reserve a spot!

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Friday, February 17, 2012

Koi Color Brush Pen demo 2

Here's the next part of my video demo using Sakura's Koi Brush Pens.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Koi Color Brush Pen demo 1

Check out the demo video I did with Sakura's new line of Koi Coloring Brush pens!

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Image Expo

The Karen and Karen table will be at Image Expo, February 24th to 26th! I'm sharing an Artist Alley table with fellow artist Karen Krajenbrink. Come by and check out our comics, prints and more!

Friday, January 27, 2012

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Google solo show

My artwork is on display at the Google campus, building GWC 1 in Mountain View, CA. The solo show runs until March 30, 2012. It features my original watercolor and pastel paintings. The reception is to be announced.

Dickens Faire sketches

I went to the Dickens Fair and drew these sketches.

Sunday, January 01, 2012

hockey and volleyball gestures

I watched a men's volleyball tourney in Chinatown.

I drew these from TV, watching the Sharks play the Avalanche.