Merging together my illustration and design portfolios

November 21, 2012News

Since I’ve updated my site, I was wondering whether I should merge together my design site with this site. The reason why I made different sites to begin with was because my illustration work looks different than my design work, which has a more “corporate” look. The different aesthetics is just a reflection of the … Read More

What I learned from the Nobrow talk

November 16, 2012News

Yesterday, one of the founders of Nobrow, publishers of illustrated books, came by the School of Visual Arts to talk about his company. He showed slides of their initial workspace, their store, and the books they’ve published over the years. A lot of the inspiration for NoBrow came from japanese illustrated books of the 70s. … Read More

Social Me

November 16, 2012News

Due to popular demand from people I meet at conventions, I’ve started to set up social media sites on twitter, facebook and the like. I actually already had a facebook site, but I though I should set up something more professional…And the Twitter account, I’ve had for a year, but never used it. You see, … Read More

Frog on textile

November 14, 2012New art work

Here’s what I printed in my “textile printing” class yesterday. I printed both on denim and muslin. This was an experiment for me since I was checking to see how well the clear base for textile worked (the paste to make colors transparent). The verdict is that it works as well as the clear base … Read More

Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Fest is over

November 12, 2012News

This past Saturday, I exhibited my work at the BCGF. I was surprised by how crazy packed the festival was. Usually in festivals crowds come in waves, but this time it was pretty much packed throughout the day. It was so packed, condensation formed on the walls and I had to take down my print … Read More

Mister book

November 9, 2012New art work

This book is a bit different from my typical offering. Inspired from rage comics, this book has a collection a faces / expressions to help in making photo comics (not rage comics specifically). It’s an unusual idea, and I don’t know if it’s completely stupid or just a little bit. I’ll gauge people’s reaction tomorrow … Read More

Bamboo: new booklet

November 8, 2012New art work

I was able to finish a new book for the Brooklyn fest this weekend. I was inspired to do a smaller and simpler book. It’s 24 pages long, and 2.5 x 5.5 inches long, and uses 3 colors (as opposed to my usual 6 colors). It has a story with an environmental theme, humans cutting … Read More

The Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Fest is on!

November 3, 2012News

Yours truly will be showing and selling my wares at the Brooklyn Comic and Graphics Fest next Saturday, so come one, come all. This year’s festival should be a good one as there was a lot of competition to get a spot. Here’s the “When” and “Where”: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church 275 North … Read More