Gif Art and beyond: From “low-tech art” to “slightly less low-tech art”

2015 was a good year for me. I had more commissions and art jobs than any previous year and things are looking pretty good for 2016 too. Looking back at my visual art, 2015 looks like the year… Read More

Yellow, Red, Black, Blue, and Grey: Deconstructing Mondrian’s Colors

The work of several well known artists entered the public domain this year, including Edvard Munch, Glenn Miller, Ian Flemming, and Piet Mondrian. I’ve been thinking a lot about colors lately, having written last week about Apple’s new… Read More

Apple’s Color Palette (from Disk Utility to billboards)

A few days ago I was looking through my computer’s Disk Utilities when I noticed an interesting set of colors that seemed much brighter and vibrant than what Apple typically uses. I really dug them, so I quickly… Read More

The Skateboarding Fairy: Fan Art For Rayssa Leal

Perhaps you’ve┬áseen this fantastic video of Rayssa Leal, a young Brazilian skater, landing a heelflip while wearing a tiny set of wings… like a skateboarding fairy. She takes a fall on her first attempt, and on her second… Read More