Have you ever given yourself a present through the gift of art? Life is so rushed these days that we don’t get time to slow down and enjoy it. I … Continue reading Giving the Gift of Art for Christmas
I had the pleasure of helping Hayden celebrate his 7th birthday yesterday with his friends at a small family styled birthday party. Star Wars, Jurassic Park, and Mario were all … Continue reading Celebrating 7 years old with caricatures.
In this video I am going to show you how to draw this custom green truck. Now the video goes very fast for a number of reasons. The video would … Continue reading Learn to Draw to This Custom Truck
Most children get introduced to art an early age in the form of paper and crayons. It’s a way of letting them explore ideas and the world around them. Once … Continue reading Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early
Most kids are looking forward to March Break. It’s a time when the kids get to cut loose and take a break from all the school work. Parents that have … Continue reading Take the Boredom Out of March Break with These Creative Tips
With October coming up quickly and the Canadian Thanksgiving just a few weeks away there will be a lot to do to prepare for the Holiday. October can almost be … Continue reading October is a great month for arts and crafts
Go into any office supply store and you will see a flurry of activity in the back to school section. Sale prices are all around and there will be many … Continue reading Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies
I will be teaching a cartooning workshop for kids in conjunction with Art on Location Program with Dawn Angela Seeley. This workshop will be part of Dawn Angela’s larger art … Continue reading Cartooning for Kids-March 16, 2017-Art on Location Program
Tomorrow is Comic Book Day for those of you that may not know that. It is always the first Saturday of May and you can go to many of the … Continue reading Get into comics
As with anything the best place to start designing a character is in your sketchbook. Let’s say you want to design a dragon for your comic book series. In your … Continue reading Designing a Character
If I am doing a painting using watercolour and pen & ink in a class setting many times I am asked what I paint first. The answer often depends on where and … Continue reading What’s first, watercolour or pen and ink?
Have you tried to create a comic story but weren’t sure exactly where to start? The best place for me is in point form. Pull out a piece of paper … Continue reading Creating a story