Over the last year, my digital illustration style has mostly hit a place of comfortability, reliability, consistency. All good things but none that will satisfy my artistic drive. I need a challenge. I need to push my work and myself to make my next piece better than the last. The…


I started Vectober as an alternative to Inktober since I’m mainly a digital artist and I wanted a challenge for vector artists. Vectober was born. From my experience with Inktober, the goal was to create a new ink Illustration every day for 31 days straight. …


Being new to this whole live streaming to the world I have a lot to learn. In my career of two whole videos, these are the first things I learned and I’m sure there are tons left for me lurking behind each video:

  1. I need a better set up. Every…


You want to learn After Effects. So do I! Since I have exactly 11 hrs more experience than you let me share my infinite wisdom. If you learn one thing from this article its will be how to move things in Adobe After Effects. The most effective way to do…


In the year 2018, a year where we have electric cars that go 0–60 in around 3 secs, carry computers in our pocket that are stronger than the ones used by NASA spaceflight program in the 60s and printers that can build prosthetic arms, its ridiculous that my ps4 cannot…


Last week, Serif released Affinity Designer on the iPad joining its brother Photo for the first time. As a digital artist I’ve been waiting for a really good vector app to come to the iPad to finally allow me to take my art everywhere. …


My Illustration for Luke Cage

Let’s get this out the way first. Season 2 of Luke Cage is way better than its last outing. The show starts off slow and terrible, Luke is arrogant one moment, self righteous in another. Everyone is speaking like their from the 70s. Then he Dabs and 90,000 people cancel…


Originally this article was gonna be called “Ben Vereen. Worst. Dad. Ever.” and was gonna be pretty funny as he’s played a deadbeat dad on not one but two different shows. Thing is, they have this thing called research and the more I used it, I started to find out…


  • I don’t have time.
  • I don’t have proper space.
  • I don’t have models

All excuses.

You make time for the things you want to do. Did you binge-watch Altered Carbon over the weekend? Did you complete Assassin’s Creed and got that platinum trophy? Did you go to the bar with your friends on Friday night?

Once you accept that time is a currency, there is a finite amount of it. Take responsibility for how you spend it. I guarantee you’ll find there is more time to do things that you want to do than you think.

The time is there. The real question is how are you using it?


In the future, nobody pays for electricity.

In the world of Altered Carbon, humans download their consciousness onto a disc that is implanted into the base of their skull called a stack. …

Pope Phoenix

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