Forge Master

This is the first in a series of supernatural hunter character designs I’ve been working on and thought it would be fun show how I do a bit of my process. In this case, I started by laying in the highlights and the glow of the hammer with my watercolors, then my ink washes to…

Fan art published!

Shortly after posting this image of Maika Halfwolf and Zinn to Instagram I was approached by Monstress’s editorial assistant, Ceri Riley about using it at a later date for their fan art section! It took a little over a year, but here we are!! It was a super cool experience and I couldn’t be happier…

Getting Back into Ink Washes

I’ve been having a lot of fun getting back into working with ink washes and water colors. Lately I’ve been really inspired by Olivier Coipel’s instagram feed, and decided to pick it up again. I thought it would be fun to do a series of my favorite X-Men and X-Women to reacquaint myself with the…

All Hallows Eve

I set this project up with working on my hatching skills in mind, specifically for tones and playing with light sources. Also, I wanted to do a fun horror piece considering that I didn’t have the time to do so back in October. As is the case with most of my art work I try…

Why I love Photoshop

Whew! This guy was a lot of work! What’s really funny about this one is that I didn’t realize until I was coming into the home stretch with the colors that perspective on the temple was hideously off. Like,”how the hell did I not see that WAY sooner” sorta off. Fortunately, Photoshop is one hell of…

First of 2017!

The first of many pieces for 2017! The more I use Manga Studio the more I love inking in it. Still not a fan of coloring in it, but maybe I just haven’t found the right process yet. Until then, there’s still good ol’ Photoshop!

Healthy Land

A friend needed help with her group project for her pediatrics class. The goal of the project was to create a board game that could help kids to develop healthy habits for eating and exercise. She asked me to draw the board while she and her group figured out all the game mechanics. It was…

Aiming for the stars

I had fun with the storytelling in this illustration. I’m pretty pleased with how all of the glowing knockouts turned out.