I am still here. I have not gone anywhere. This film, like myself, has grown and changed and unlike myself, is now in it’s final stages of post production! I am personally and emotionally still a work in progress, but the path I have taken has led me down many rabbit holes and I emerge a better… Continue reading Fear, Fight, Flight & Beards OR: you were always on my mind, post production.
I watched this documentary about Siegfried and Roy: The Magic Box at the IMAX theatre back when IMAX only showed fancy documentaries. One of my favourite parts is when Siegfried says “I am the magician, but Roy is ze MAGIC!”. So romantic! I think magic has a lot to do with romance. AND since my film is… Continue reading Creating the Illusion of Love OR: I am the Magician and Roy is ze Magic!
My fascination with hoarders is limitless. I could watch the TV show all day, just to see the cleaned up version at the end. I am quite an organized artist, and often need to clean my whole studio before I paint or start a project. Because of this, I sometimes have difficulty starting projects, because I… Continue reading Cleaning House & Not Cleaning Animation
My HAND HURTS!!! but it’s OK cause it’s sore from animating, so I’ll take a little typing break. It is good to be animating again, and being able to do what ever I want, well that is just the bee’s knees! I am creating only an illusion, the Illusion of Life! I want to make people feel!… Continue reading The Illusion of Life, and other Evil Illusions
“In the middle I want to be at the end, at the end I want to be in the beginning, and in the beginning I want to be in bed.” ― Jarod Kintz, This Book Has No Title Struggles. I guess I should document them. If not for you, then at least for myself. When… Continue reading The Middle, when you want to be at the END.
Sometimes the best thing you can do is STOP. DROP and ROLL-OK I just had to add those other 2 in, because I’ve been subliminally programmed by commercials from the 80’s, you don’t usually have to drop & roll, but let me tell you it’s way funnier if you do! So I have been on… Continue reading Can You Hear Me Now? “Voice Recording”
My Background Process or as I like to call it “Torture by Birchbark” I probably should have started with my BG process at the beginning of all this Background business, but such is art. For me it has no beginning, no end, only doing and not doing. So I guess this blog will be true to my… Continue reading “BG Process” or “Torture by Birchbark”