storyboards

These are the best kept secret in Hollywood. They are the lifeblood of a story, the visual blueprint of a project, and the director’s best friend. I’ve been blessed to have been creating storyboards for over 20 years.  

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Illustration

Often more detailed in nature than storyboards, illustration usually encompasses a one off piece done for a client. Sometimes these works are published in books or posters while in other cases they were commissioned as proof of concept only to help sell the project idea to a client.

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sketches

I love looking at other artist’s sketches. They are typically loose in nature and done solely for enjoyment, not a commission. This is how you tell how good an artist really is. Unfinished, raw and without fluff.

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comics

My dream as a young boy was to become a comic book artist. That lasted until my late teens when I found out they unfortunately aren’t compensated well for what they do. Hence why I entered the field of film and storyboards instead. Regardless, comics completely influenced the artist I am today and I still love this quintessential story telling medium.

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character design

This is often an important and necessary a step for projects to imagine what the main characters will look like before proceeding further. Usually many iterations are completed before settling on the final design.

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graphic design

When simplicity, elegance, form and function come together, they create a good design. Most often the final design ends up as a vector file (illustrator, eps, svg, etc…). This allows for the design to be “resolution independent,” meaning it will have the ability to printed at any size, including a billboard, with razor sharp imagery. All of the images you see below are vector files, though they may have started off as a traditional sketch.  

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