Monday, December 24, 2007

Happy Christmas!


It's that time of year again, a time for jingle bells and shopping malls and baby jewish revolutionaries in cow stalls...

(apologies to Chris Koelle for pretty much ripping off his border style)


Colored version of the summer project graphic - to be used as advertising collateral for 2008.

Saturday, December 22, 2007

tangled up in bob


I'm pretty sure you're required to draw Bob Dylan occasionally to be considered a legitimate illustrator, so here's my first


This is one of what I hope will be an ongoing series of sketches featuring some of my favorite musicians, writers, artists, and actors. It should be a good exercise and will be a fun way to pay tribute to the people who inspire me. This one's Emmylou Harris.


A simple flyer based on old Medicine Show stuff

Monday, December 10, 2007

more class projects


Our assignment was to think up a name for a beer, create an identity for it, and design a package. These were illustrations for my 6-pack.




This is from an article about growing older and the passing of time

Thursday, November 29, 2007

Advent Week 1


First in a series for Advent

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

sketchbook scans


Sketch from a costume drawing. Jezebel perhaps?


My roommate in our living room, discussing systematic theology over coffee.

Thursday, November 8, 2007

Welcome to The Dark Side


This is for the campus Psychology club. They wanted Sigmund Freud as Darth Vader...go figure.

Derek & Sandra


Sketches from the Derek Webb & Sandra McCracken show in Charlotte. Check them out, and also check out Chris Koelle at Portland Studios, who did the album art for Derek's newest - The Ringing Bell

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

some sketchbook scans...


I've been looking at Joe Ciardiello and Andy Friedman, who both draw a lot of musicians. I took a stab at combining their styles with mine on James Taylor.


I'm imagining what Romo might be imagining...


detail from a figure study

Some class work...


Travel Poster for Chile


Travel poster for Ireland


Splash page for editorial on the pros and cons of nuclear energy

Friday, September 28, 2007

camera & cameron



quick ballpoint caricature during graphic design class.

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Mr. Adams, dear Mr. Adams...

This is a rough version of a little caricature of John Adams I'm working on, it is the first in a series of historical heroes.


1st run at the painting


pencil sketch from Gilbert Stuart original

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

New Work Log (Since August)


Logo for my friend's radio show


Logo for a Youtube broadcast



Spot illustrations for the Winthrop University Newspaper


Poster for a lecture series on the book of Revelation


T-shirt for CCC of University of North Carolina at Wilmington (apologies to Hendrix for the inspiration)


T-shirt for BCM Winthrop


NYC Tribeca Project T-shirt (from July)