Online Teaching Update

Quick Update Here is a quick update on my online teaching and some of the things I’ve got planned in the coming weeks. I’m thrilled with how things been progressing progressing so far and to make things a little easier to manage I’m planning to launch a new teaching site dedicated specifically to online teaching. I’ve also been talking with a bunch of other super talented artists to help me begin putting together online classes […]

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Cartoon Shark Illustration Start to Finish – Adobe Illustrator CC

A quick (pun intended) look at at how I build an illustration using Adobe Illustrator CC. I just updated to Adobe’s cloud last week and had a little fun putting this video together in Photoshop CC, yup, that’s right you read it correctly. This video was done in Illustrator but then put together using Photoshop for video editting.. There are some great new features in all these new programs and I can’t wait to do […]

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Contest Winner – Silliest Dinosaur Question Ever

Julia reminded me last weekend that we are just about ready to announce the winner to the silliest dinosaur question ever…. So I made this little video to let you guys know when and where the winner will be announced (I’m nowhere near as good as Ryan Seacrest but I think you’ll get the idea).   I just wanted to give a quick thanks to everyone who participated. If you’d like to check out some […]

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How to Draw a Cat by Bob Ostrom

How to draw a cat. Here is a little video for anyone who loves cats and loves drawing. I did this one down at Burning Oak Studio down in Raleigh a few years ago. I had a great time shooting these. I was a little nervous when I first went in because I had no idea what I was doing but the folks in the studio were great and helped me figure out which end […]

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