I turn my sketching attention this week to the world of comic books. Hellboy, one of my all time favorite comic book characters, is the creation of one of my all time favorite comic artists, Mike Mignola. I can never hope to touch Mignola’s mastery of line and shadow, but I try my best to put my own spin on his famous demon. The above piece was started as a pencil sketch (posted below) and was then rendered in markers on a sheet of vellum. ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

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And now for a little look back at one of my favorite TV shows from the 90′s. When it first premiered in 1993 I was hooked instantly. Spooky atmosphere, creepy creatures, mutants, alien abductions, government conspiracies, and Gillian Anderson… this show had it all! Unfortunately, like most shows that become a massive cultural phenomenon, it collapsed under it’s own weight and lost track of it’s former glory. Putting all that aside, you just can’t beat those first couple of seasons. So here’s a toast to the early adventures of Agents Mulder and Scully!