Ambrose Asylum

A few years ago I created some skateboard art for WWE Superstar Dean Ambrose. A lot of prep goes into these projects which usually goes unseen, so I thought I’d show a rare peek into the process. Here’s a little collection of thumbnail doodles and rough sketches which led to the final illustration. Hope you … More Ambrose Asylum

Mixtape Italiano

I thought I’d do something a little different for this month’s blog post. A couple summers ago I began learning Italian on my own, trying to prepare for a family trip to Venice, Florence, and Rome. The trip was unforgettable, and although I managed with my broken Italian I decided that when I returned for … More Mixtape Italiano

Ismail Shammout

Ismail Shammout was a Palestinian artist born in the town of Lydda (later renamed Lod) in 1930. To quote from an excellent review of his work at Howling Infinite, “His Palestine is a timeless, almost dreamlike place … there are scenes of harvest time and the gathering of the fruits of the fields and the … More Ismail Shammout

Sprawl Trilogy Covers by Josan Gonzalez

Thought I’d share this really inspiring set of book cover illustrations by Josan Gonzalez for William Gibson’s famous Sprawl trilogy. I read Neuromancer last spring – it’s an extremely chaotic, confusing dystopia you’re plunged into but I had a great time from beginning to end. The books are considered classics of the cyberpunk genre and … More Sprawl Trilogy Covers by Josan Gonzalez

Happy Halloween!

October was a busy month so unfortunately I didn’t have much time to join the annual Inktober drawing challenge. But I thought I had to post at least ONE, so tonight I buckled down and created the little guy you see below. Although I finished a few minutes after midnight, it’s still Inktober on the … More Happy Halloween!

Darth Maul

Happy Star Wars Day everyone! You can knock the prequels all you want, but Darth Maul is the coolest character in the whole franchise. Had to draw him today. #MayThe4thBeWithYou