So happy to see this man, and his principles for kindness, humour, and openness making a resounding comeback in 2018. Made with Adobe Draw on iPad, with the Apple Pencil. … Continue reading Won’t You Be My Neighbour?
Red, white and blue is a delicious colour scheme, no? Created with: iPad, Apple Pencil, three colours, and one pen type.
The movement in Hokusai’s iconic painting, The Great Wave off Kanazawa, has given our eyes a workout for decades. The presence of its several prints in Western collections (the Met … Continue reading Visual Adventure: A Digital Study of Hokusai’s Wave
If you’re a child of the ’80s, you may recall The Littlest Hobo, a charming Canadian television series airing on CTV starring, well, a dog. It’s a cult favourite and, … Continue reading Google Doodle? Meet The Littlest Hobo.
Sometimes you have to take the Art Nouveau style for a spin. -SM
We talk visual note-taking, comics, and turning a hobby into a full-time gig. This article is the first in the ‘Visual People’ series, a weekly Q & A devoted to … Continue reading #VisualPeople: In Conversation with Robert Keder, Founder and Owner, Keder – Creatie & Illustratie (Netherlands)
Another goal for 2018? Learn the basics of animation. Today I took an initial stab at it, using Animation Desk for iPad. Oh, what a time I had. This initial … Continue reading Animation 101!
A quick’n’dirty exploration of pop art, via self-portrait. -SM
For the past few years, I’ve kept a watchful eye over the little jewels called Google Doodles. The team behind their creation is obviously teeming with bright creators who are … Continue reading Google Doodlin’: Iconic Toronto.
One of the great things about learning illustration is that you can eventually draw otherwise impossible things. Case in point? Me with upper body strength. Part of this ‘challenge’ was … Continue reading Pow! 🥊💃🏽
I’ve been closely examining old Canadian logos (yes, for fun) and took some classic Toronto emblems for a spin: the CN Tower itself (as minimalist as I could make it), … Continue reading Toronto, drawn.
Continuing to work with layers and colouring in Adobe Draw and Adobe Sketch, I am pretty impressed with this here Care Bear that I drew, complete with 3D and ‘80s … Continue reading Cartoon Throwback! #Carebears