Friday, January 25, 2008

Cartoon Skeletons

The first week of Art One we concentrate on line drawing, using a skeleton as a model.

As a homework assignment, I asked each student to draw a cartoon character as an overlay and then underneath draw the cartoon's skeletal structure.

See more results on the Apex Art blog.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Student Spotlight

Every Friday I give my students a sketch book assignment based on It’s great to see the creative concepts they come up with. I believe it’s a little more interesting than having me assign them something to draw (like a shoe or a doorknob).

Justina was in my class last year. She always turned in wonderful illustrations and she has continued the trend by creating her own blog .

So this month's student spotlight goes to Justina. Check out her blog at:

Saturday, January 19, 2008


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Just your plain old ordinary mountain goat, garden variety. Slightly afraid of heights.

Don't worry. He'll be alright.

In the meantime, visit the new look and feel for the website!

Friday, January 18, 2008

One More Bent Fork

Ok, now I have mastered all things fork bendable!

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Fork Bending Three

In a never ending mission to expand the power of my mind over the fork, I have finally mastered the bending of eating utensils using only the thoughts in my small, but efficient (or sufficient) brain. I submit to you, attempt number three:

Monday, January 07, 2008

Not Quite 100%

It's not quite 100% finished but I just posted the new look and feel for my website.

This new design divides my art into illustrations, sketches and paintings and also allows quick access to my other interests including my stories, newimal sightings and the all important turtle updates.

Check it out if your bored but don't be suprised if you hit a dead link or two.
(100% coming soon!)

Wednesday, January 02, 2008