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January 30, 2012

Here it is… the finished collage! It's an open question I suppose when to end a collage. There's a strong temptation to just keep going, adding more and more and more. But this looks like a good place to end … Continue reading →
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Published on January 30, 2012 20:57 • 55 views

January 26, 2012

Things are starting to come together. If you look closely, you can see four postage stamps in there…so I know for sure that this piece of art is worth at least 73 cents. For this stage, I continued adding visual … Continue reading →
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Published on January 26, 2012 18:54 • 23 views

January 22, 2012

I went a little crazy here. Looking at this photo, I realize that some of the images aren't actually part of the collage yet but I've just placed them down on the page to see if I like the placement. … Continue reading →
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Published on January 22, 2012 19:16 • 21 views

January 18, 2012

Here's the third installment of my collage. Sometimes you have to go backwards before you go forwards… After I glued on the gold strips (which, believe it or not are supposed to eventually turn out to be the skyline of … Continue reading →
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Published on January 18, 2012 17:58 • 63 views

January 15, 2012

Here's the start…. I know, it just looks like a pencil sketch right now (or half a pencil sketch since there's not much happening on the left side of his face) but somehow I'm going to turn this into a … Continue reading →
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Published on January 15, 2012 08:46 • 18 views

January 10, 2012

A couple of blogs ago, I mentioned that I'd like to do something with my concept sketches for TIME SNATCHERS. Well, after thinking about it some more, I thought it might be fun to try a collage, working in some … Continue reading →
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Published on January 10, 2012 18:42 • 19 views

December 11, 2011

Just got in my first dust jacket for TIME SNATCHERS! Very exciting. Now all I need is the stuff that goes in between… I guess I'll have to wait a bit longer for that. Here's what the jacket looks like…
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Published on December 11, 2011 17:41 • 28 views

November 27, 2011

Here are the two pencil sketches I did for Time Snatchers. I tried to incorporate some of the aspects of the plot into the sketches…when I have some time I might do full colour pieces based on these…
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Published on November 27, 2011 15:50 • 19 views

November 20, 2011

I love the cover for Time Snatchers. It's dynamic and intriguing and it's okay to be in love with the cover of your own book, isn't it? I have to admit, I did try my hand at a couple of … Continue reading →
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Published on November 20, 2011 11:27 • 22 views

September 9, 2011

On a frigid day in February, I packed up my sketching pad, pencils and camera, laced up my boots and trekked through the snow to the corner of Mount Pleasant Road and Hillsdale Avenue. Luckily I found a great (dry) … Continue reading →
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Published on September 09, 2011 11:34 • 20 views