How The Internet Ruined Art Challenges For Everyone!

There is a bit of controversy surrounding Inktober this year. It seems it’s turned into a debate over traditional vs. digital art. Can’t we just all get along in the spirit of making art?

NOTE: There are a number of times in this video where I say “digital” when I meant to say “traditional” and vise versa. I apologize for the confusion, that’s just how my mind works. I didn’t want or have the time to go back and rerecord the entire video. Regardless I think you can still see where I’m coming from.

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Create And Sell Digital Products On Creative Market!

I’m rolling out my first digital design product on Creative Market: The Zombie Avatar Builder. In planning for this release I’ve done a lot of research and I want to talk about what I’ve learned and how it can help you with selling you own digital goods.

You can find my Zombie Avatar Builder on Creative Market: https://creativemarket.com/serkworks/1915679-Zombie-Avatar-Builder

Check out Creative Market for yourself: https://creativemarket.com/

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How to Draw Comics The Marvel Way- Good Advice or Propaganda?

How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way by Stan Lee and John Buscema is a classic book when it come to the art of creating comics, but how does it hold up? Is the information still relevant? Is it good advice or just Stan Lee’s hyperbolic Marvel propaganda?

Let’s have a look….

Books
How to Draw Comics The Marvel Way: http://amzn.to/2hqasQd
Constructive Anatomy by George Bridgman: http://amzn.to/2xvcQ15
Dynamic Figure Drawing: http://amzn.to/2hrekjN
The Art of Comic Book Inking is out of Print but
The DC Comics Guide to Inking comics is also recommended: http://amzn.to/2jRJuW3
Dynamic Light and Shade: http://amzn.to/2ykigd1
Vanishing Point: http://amzn.to/2hq2ExH

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How To Crush Your Online Art Store! ( Etsy Storenvy Shopify etc.)

Artists, Do you have an online store? If you do, be honest, how is it? Does it need an overhaul? Today I share some of my most valuable tips on creating an online artist store.

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The Internet Is The New Frontier For Artist

Inspired by my trip to historic Tombstone Arizona. I broke out the old sketchbook and got to work sketching a robotic gunslinger, this go me to thinking about how the internet is the new wild west and a bold new frontier.

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Mad Genius Hall of Fame: Willy Wonka

Welcome to another installment of the Mad Genius Hall of Fame, where we pay tribute to the mad scientists, evil geniuses and super villains who have been an inspiration to evildoers everywhere. Today we honor the confectioner extraordinaire, purveyor of all things scrumdiddlyumptious, Willy Wonka the amazing chocolatier!

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12 Art Hacks for Comic Book Artists!

When you’ve been drawing traditional comic book art for as long as I have you’re bound to pick up a few tips. Here are 12 of my favorite Art hacks for comic book artists!

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