Archive for February, 2009

Congratulations to the Wall-e crew!

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

Here’s a nice photo Ronnie took just a couple of hours ago … congratulations to Andrew, Ronnie (who boarded a couple of awesome sequences for the film) and the rest of the amazing Wall-E crew for a well deserved Oscar! I’m also really happy La Maison en Petits Cubes by Kunio Kato won the best [...]

WonderCon 2009!

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

I will be at Wondercon this coming weekend with friends Scott Morse and Bill Presing. Our booth is #1320. On hand I will have the Venice Chronicles, SketchCrawl t-shirts and a few of my older books. See you there. I just realized Ronnie will be there with us too. Yay!

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Thursday, February 19th, 2009

Random awesome Fio iPhone photo.

My car this morning

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

This is how I found my Prius this morning, covered in plum blossoms. It was a good beginning to the day.

brush pen drawings

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Did these a few months ago, inspired by Fio. I hadn’t used a brush pen in a long while when I did these … with all the pencil and watercolor work I’ve been doing I had forgot how much fun that can be.

Scintillation

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Wow, what an amazing video. Really beautiful imagery … and I am sucker for shallow depth of focus … SCINTILLATION from Xavier Chassaing on Vimeo.

Coraline

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Last friday we had the pleasure of a 3D screening of Coraline and a Q&A with Henry Sellick here at Pixar. I absolutely loved the movie, my eyes were a little tired halfway through with those 3d glasses, but I’d still recommend seeing it in 3D. It’s a wonderful movie, that shows in every tiny [...]

Totoro forest project – wrapping day

Saturday, February 14th, 2009

It’s the end of the cartoon art museum run of Totoro forest project. We are wrapping all the artwork, that will be ready for pick up starting Monday. The end of the line for this amazing project.

Old Ratatouille beatboard

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

I just went through an office move at work and it sure helped me clean up a little … it’s shedding time. Here’s something I came across, an old beat board I did for Ratatouille a few years back. Beat boards for those of you who might not know, are usually made to pitch a [...]

The triiiip

Saturday, February 7th, 2009

Came back from France last monday but had to hit the ground running at work, so forgive me I haven’t had any time for blogging. The trip was really great and boy was it jampacked. The best part of it was meeting all the amazing artists we got a chance to hang out with. A [...]