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It looks like Lydia Nichols has mastered her fine arts - and how! Check out these projects and more (thirteen total!) from her corner of the Good Measure MFA Thesis Exhibition at the Tyler School of Art Graphic and Interactive Design. Show More Summary
Scott Gwynn hurt his drawing hand so his left hand is picking up the slack. Love the looseness of these drawings. Might be a good exercise to try switching hands every once and while. Forces you to think about shape and over all design rather than surfacey stuff like line and texture. Hope your hand gets well soon, Scott! More great work on Scott’s tumblr.
neo-rama: arecomicsevengood: Koyama Press is putting out issue 3 of Ryan Cecil Smith’s S.F. later this year. !!! Ryan Cecil Smith is one of my favorite cartoonists, period, and S.F. is at the top of my must-buy list—you can still get #1 and 2, along with the excellent S.F. Show More Summary
peowpress: Elliot Alfredius Ghibli Tribute. Magic Registry + 3 Colors. Elliot set out to create characters that would fit into an imaginary Ghibli movie. I’d say he nailed it. More great work on his tumblr: http://elliotalfredius.tumblr.com/ And here too: http://www.peowstudio.com/elliot/
nobrowpress: It’s here! Destination X by johnmartz out now! A sci-fi parable about obsession and singlemindedness. It’s debuting at TCAF and available exclusively now from http://www. nobrow.net/11754 I’m going to take the opportunity to toot my horn, and spread the news about my new book from Nobrow. Show More Summary
ca-tsuka: “Kairos” animated trailer by La Cachette studio (for the promotion of Ulysse Malassagne’s comic book) This is pretty cool.
Adam Rex: How I Make a Picture Book: The ridiculously talented Adam Rex shares his hilarious process for picture book making.
Illustration, Comics, and Animation Conference | Dartmouth College April 19 – 21 2013: Anyone in the New Hampshire area ? Check it out!
MOTYF - Moving typography festival coming: This is being operated by a particularly active and excellent typography programme in Poland.
One Man Heavy Metal Band by Khuan Cavemen Co on Flickr.
bombsfall: I have made a music video for Toh Kay, aka Tomas Kanolky. I would appreciate it if you watched it and stuff. I wrote a bit about it here. Preorder the album here. Download the track here.
“Coyote” by JooHee Yoon
Beautiful distopic things for your Friday. According to the description: ” This film was made over the last two years in our evenings, weekends and days off. We had no budget but a lot of help from our very talented and generous friends.” See?...Show More Summary
Kyle's Custom Photoshop Brushes for Sale!: kyletwebster: Here they are, gang! Snap ‘em up! $1 off your purchase if you enter this code: kyleubpack (first 50 lucky purchasers only!) As promised several days ago, here are Kyle T. Webster’s new Photoshop brushes!
I have a lot of respect for Ze Frank, and I adored his year-long project, The Show. So many people have said things similar to this, but it’s always a good thing to hear again. In summary: if you want to make stuff, make stuff. It’s the only way you’ll get past the point of making things to the point of having made stuff. Show More Summary
kingtrash: Here’s a cover that’s going unused for a 2014 project, the official details of which will drop a long while from now. I usually draw two or three covers for anything before settling on the final one. The publisher was (understandably)...Show More Summary
Annette Jung of Berlin animation studio Talking Animals created “Lego Dance,” a 30-second animation of Michael Jackson dancing, using only LEGO bricks. (via Laughing Squid)
kyletwebster: Attention, digital artists - I will be selling a Photoshop 6 brush pack soon with paint and ink brushes that I have been using for my professional assignments over the past few years. The ‘Kyle’s Ultimate Soft Oil Brush’ was used for the sketch above. It’s a doozy! Stay tuned for details. Please tell your friends! Y’all are gonna want these.
Picture This! | French Culture: Many prominent French children’s book illustrators coming to NY to give talks Apr 8-May 17.
They sure don’t make them like they used to, for better and for worse. The innovation and sheer people-power at the start of the industry is mind-melting, and along with Disney, Fleischer Studios was at the forefront. Who doesn’t love a good process video, and who doesn’t love a good Popeye cartoon? (video link)