Archive for May, 2006

I was re-reading

Wednesday, May 24th, 2006

one of my own post … this one … from last fall and it’s an interesting read especially with your comments following it. It really goes to show me how important it is to journal (be it with words or images) our way through life: months or years later you can read your thoughts or [...]

Lovers promo reel

Wednesday, May 24th, 2006

Carl Zhang the young director of the upcoming Lovers informs me of a new twenty minute promo reel for it called “City of Lovers”. You can see it here. Impressive photography and evocative music give a great mood to this sneak peek. The movie is shot in Shanghai. Look forward to see it all together.

Back to gesture tuesdays

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2006

Excellent model today! I enjoyed the session thoroughly. I just figured out the “notes” option on Flickr … really neat way of putting specific comments on images. Check it out. Oh and don’t miss these new amazing drawings from Bolhem Bouchiba on the SketchCrawl Blog. (busy tuesday!)

silly drawing

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2006

A photoshop drawing on my cintiq …

Stay Together

Monday, May 22nd, 2006

If you like modern dance and live in the bay area, you might have heard about the Joe Goode Performance group. For the last twenty years they’ve worked at a conjunction point between drama and dance, crafting heartfelt personal stories told in coreography, music and dialogue.  They have a new show premiering at Yerba Buena [...]

Random friday photo

Friday, May 19th, 2006

I was looking through photos of my trip to Japan in the fall of 2004. Great memories … here’s one of my Bento and Sketchbook, on a train from Nagoya to Takayama in Hida prefecture. Such a good “soulsearching sketching on my own” kind of trip.

Yes! I finally did it!

Thursday, May 18th, 2006

I finished the “Night on the Italian Ferry” comic! I finally watercolored the last page !!! You can now read it all here. I am starting to assemble a SketchCrawling Volume 2 and this story is certainly going to be in it. Cheers and thanks for your undying patience.

Out of Picture Launch Party

Wednesday, May 17th, 2006

My good friend Dice Tsutsumi informs me that the Launch Party for the awesome anthology book “Out of Picture” has been scheduled. Many frighteningly talented friends grace the pages of this anthology that bridges the worlds of animation, comics and illlustration. This book is gonna hit big, no doubt, so if you’re in the New [...]

What a weekend uh?!

Monday, May 15th, 2006

We had the most amazing weather this weekend in the bay area, it felt like summer … I enjoyed it throughly: looked for new furniture, rode my bike, played tennis, barbecued in the sun – and – took photos of flowers …

long exposure

Wednesday, May 10th, 2006

I love this kitchen … feels like the set of a movie doesn’t it ?