Archive for February, 2010

Sanjay’s Ramayana

Friday, February 26th, 2010

Another amazingly talented co-worker here Pixar, Sanjay Patel has just released a fantastic book Ramayana: Devine Loophole with Chronicles Books. This is a four year in the making labor of love for Sanjay and it shows, every page is filled with an astounding amount of beautifully designed detail. I was totally blown away by his [...]

Dice’s kids book

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Great news, “A, kikoetayo” (“I can hear”) the beautiful japanese kids book that Dice illustrated and his mom wrote is available for purchase at StuartNgBooks, don’t miss this gem and the nice little special artwork that comes with it. Details here on Dice’s blog.

SketchCrawl Brazil

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

Our brazilian friends don’t kid around when they sketchcrawl …

What if

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

What if I did a random little pencil and watercolor drawing everyday and put it on my office wall as in the photo? It might be really interesting to see the wall after a couple of months … That is if I can keep it up of course … Might be hard on some days [...]

Tadahiro and Coraline

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

As some of you might know our very good friend and amazing illustrator Tadahiro Uesugi has done production design work for Coraline. Two weeks ago he received an Annie Award for his contribution to the movie! We simply couldn’t be happier to see his work get such recognition. On top of that the japanese press [...]

Muji

Monday, February 15th, 2010

If you didn’t know already I am a Muji nut … I am always excited about visits to any cities that have one of their stores and luckily for my wallet probably there isn’t a store in SF yet. In Japan finding the closest Muji is almost as important as finding a good latte. I [...]

SketchCrawl updates

Monday, February 15th, 2010

The next World Wide SketchCrawl is coming up! It’s set for saturday february 27th. We’ve also set up the dates for the next two global drawing marathon on May 15th and July 31th for respectively the 27th and 28th World Wide SketchCrawl. Come to the forums and get ready! Cheers.

U900

Friday, February 12th, 2010

FIo and I are absolutely in love with this japanese duo … I better learn some ukulele now! More videos here.