The second part of this assignment was to take two of Silverstein’s illustrations and combine them in to a new, separate piece. This was to get us accustomed to the style of the artists we are emulating.
Monthly Archives: July 2013
Things I Want Science To Do For Me For Selfish Reasons
Looking back on how far we’ve progressed as a society, it’s astonishing to think of the technological advances we’ve made. Electricity, penicillin, the automobile, space travel… these are all things science have made possible for us, and by extension, has helped better our lives. Where would we be today without space travel? I sleep easierContinue reading “Things I Want Science To Do For Me For Selfish Reasons”
Experimenting with Instagram’s new-ish video function. Unfortunately I don’t think there’s any easy way to share a video from Instagram on WordPress, I only managed to get this here by uploading it to Storify, saving the mp4 and uploading it to Youtube so i still have the ugly Youtube framing around it. Better than nothing,Continue reading “Mouths”
Shel Silverstein, Part One
We are studying illustration at college this semester. I love illustration, but I’m not the strongest drawer, so this was a great opportunity to hone up my skills. I think it’s a great medium for communication that really resonates with me. When I was a kid, I was a huge fan of Charles MContinue reading “Shel Silverstein, Part One”
Mermaid in a schooner of beer.
My first of seven original illustrations emulating the style of Shel Silverstein
The real reason I know that.
A woman phoned me at work today, her last name was Krause. I correctly guessed the spelling and she sounded super impressed. Having an unusual name, I know what a relief it is when someone guesses the spelling right first go. From an outside perspective, I probably sound like someone who has travelled enough toContinue reading “The real reason I know that.”