Illustration & Writing

Rush

Life is filled with people rushing from one thing to another. We rush to the doctor and then sit in a waiting room, reading a stale magazine we looked at the last time we were there. We rush to the cinema and then sit watching 25 minutes…

Ask an Artist July 2017 Roundup

I write a series called "Ask an Artist" at Comic Indie where I field a question and compile the responses from the writers and artists at Comic Indie. Here are my compiled my personal responses for the month of July. Question #1: How do…

Recon

-Transcript- Pete: Why are you wearing a tan uniform? Ono: (dressed in a tan uniform) I'm doing reconnaissance in a desert. Later... Ono: (dressed in a camouflage outfit) I'm doing reconnaissance in a field. Later... Ono:…

Shopping Cart

One day I was driving to the grocery store, because, you know, that’s where I meet ladies. Before I reached the store, I passed a few abandoned shopping carts lying around the side of the street. I felt sorry for the homeless carts. When…

Ask An Artist June 2017 Roundup

I write weekly Friday articles called "Ask an Artist" at Comic Indie where I field a question and compile the responses from the writers and artists at Comic Indie. I compiled my personal responses for June. Question#1: How do you…

How To Make a Crazy Funny Comic Strip

A comic strip is a series of drawing telling a brief story, typically in a humorous way. If each strip delivers a complete joke, the comic is considered to be in the gag-a-day genre. The gag-a-day comic is usually told in three panels, but…

Rainbow

-Transcript- Ono: Look a rainbow! Pete: Let's find t' end o' it 'n get t' pot o' gold! Pete: Where be t' gold? Down on his luck Leprechaun sitting next to a "Will dance a jog for food" sign: Due to the present economic…

Little Bird

My father enjoys watching birds outside of his house. One year for Father's Day I purchased him a concrete birdbath shaped like a giant open tulip. For a time, he set it in the backyard and would watch the birds from one of the rear windows…

Fighting Fish

-Transcript- Fish #1: You dare trespass upon the water of the fighting fish? Ono: I'm just out for  a swim. Fish #1: We shall spit in your face! Fish #2: Slap you with our fins! Fish # 3: Bite you with our tiny teeth!…

Ask An Artist May 2017 Roundup

I write weekly Friday articles at www.ComicIndie.com. A reoccurring feature is called "Ask an Artist" where I field a question and compile the responses from the writers and artists at Comic Indie. With this post I compiled all of my…