So this is my quick and dirty illustration for illustration Friday this week. Onomatopoeia immediately makes me think of Batman. I drew this out on a post it and decided to finish it off there. I like the quick and … Continue reading
Here is my entry for this weeks Illustration Friday. The word this week was lush, and the first thing I thought of was a mustache and I went with it. And for further inspiration, I chose to put it on my loose interpretation of Bill Murray. I hope you enjoy.
I’ve seen other people do this Flashback Friday bit, so I thought I’d do one of my own. Years ago, I wrote and drew a comic strip called Maroons. It followed the lives of Porkpie, Quackmeyer, and Mooseport as they tried their best to live together as roomates. I only submitted the strip to one publisher and got a response back to try it as a web comic. I also got the sense from the publisher that the industry was dying and it wasn’t a viable career anymore. Though my childhood dream of becoming Jim Davis didn’t come true, I did take a crack at it.
At work, I was assigned to create an illustration of a “one celled dog” based on an illustration a professor gave to me. While I finished the illustration (which, by the way, was never used because you know, we were copying someone else’s work), I thought about what the opposite of the one celled dog would be and came up with the cosmic dog.