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Recently I had the opportunity to review a new robot toy: Mechatars… [ KEEP READING ], and you know we do love the robots around here, so how could I resist? Plus, you guys get a chance to win one, and a coupon code MECHMOM for 10% off at iloverobots.com, valid until November 30, to buy your own if you don’t!
… [ KEEP READING ]As part of the changes I’m working on to dabbled.org, I decided to create a fun 404 page (you know, the Page Not Found thing you get with a bad link). The new background is watercolor paper, so I created an effect of the paper being torn to see what was underneath–and of course some cute robots peeking through.
I love the personalities… almost like one is the reverse of the other!
I decided to do thing-a-day… [ KEEP READING ] this month, and I’ve already missed a day and it’s only day 4. I’ll do a makeup day for day 2 at some point. So this is my thing-a-day, and also my illustration friday, the first one I’ve managed to do this year.
I guess I should document some here for posterity, huh?
2 years ago my resolution was to do Illustration Friday every week, and I succeeded! And my art got better in the process.
Last year I worked on several big projects, like Foodwhirl.
Well, I think I want to start the Illustration Friday thing again. It really did force me to draw, and I’ve been such a slacker with the artwork lately. I’ve been focusing on web design, which I love (and is more easily lucrative!) but I’m afraid both my art and my blogging (here and at Foodwhirl) … [ KEEP READING ]has suffered for that. So, I don’t think I’ll be able to make EVERY week, but I should at least make an attempt, right?
One reason I love to go to Dragon*con is all the awesome artwork, particularly in the comic artists area! And I got to see some really fun artists, which I’ll now randomly share with you, because they are cool.
Brian Despain… [ KEEP READING ]
I love Brian’s work… the subject matter is right up my alley–robots and all manner of coolness– , and it’s just plain gorgeous. I could just stare at the robot worlds he creates all day long–Inspiring!
(Edit: The Party has come and gone… see the Perry Cake, the Clone Wars Cupcakes, and everything else: Phineas & Ferb Meet the Clone Wars Party!)
The Boy has a birthday coming up, and I figured I’d better be early (ok, I’m reaching for an IF theme! edit: Another IF for Early is HERE!… [ KEEP READING ]