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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

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Precarious vertical balance only needs a meager anchor to keep the visual tension intact.
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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While creating, inconsistencies and mistakes need to be crafted into glories and epiphanies.
--not the other way around.
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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

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Pit shape against form and everybody wins.
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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Beneath every complicated drawing lies a simple 3-second cartoony face.
Just like it is within our psyche.
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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You never know what you don't know...
Sometimes it's better that way.
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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

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George Bernard Shaw said that without art, the crudeness of reality would make life unbearable.
Caricature pushes the crudeness of reality so far forward that we come out the other side of life.
um, I think...
wait --what?
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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It's far more interesting to not know where you're going when you start out.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
~Picasso
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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Line quality is a direct artery to the inherent personality of the character.
Equal the pulses.
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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

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If you're not drawing the interior of the person then it's not a caricature, it's but a stylized distortion.
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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

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I may look like I'm listening to you with great intensity, but in my mind I'm really just sorting out the visual possibilities.
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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I draw with my right hand
I drink coffee with my right hand.
I switch gears with my right hand.
What else is left?
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

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Areas of definition need to be balanced by areas of rest.
You shouldn't pedal all the time.
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