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Hey guuuuuuuys [Jun. 18th, 2011|12:21 am]
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I made art this week.

Digital file is here:

And then I printed it on a canvas, built a frame, then stretched and mounted the canvas on that frame.

It's 4'x 2'and the red is more vivid than the pic reveals. It was taken with a crappy camera phone.

I haven't done much art lately, so I'm happy with this.
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Unemployed [Mar. 23rd, 2011|05:28 pm]
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Lost my job. Kinda sucks.

If you hear of or know of anything in the graphic design realm, feel free to throw my name in the mix. The outlook on finding a graphic design job in Houston that isn't a web programming position is pretty shitty.

Anyway, here's a visual resume I did and my portfolio site.



I'm looking for anything in Houston, TX, Northern or Central NJ (northern or central) or San Diego or San Fransisco, CA.
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Past weekend [Jan. 31st, 2011|07:57 pm]
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I completed the tough mudder on saturday in paige, tx. 10 miles of running , swimming though 40 degree water, and crazy obstacles (including climbing, electrocution, jumping off really tall shit). I completed every event without failing once. Very tough, very fun.
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new art [Jan. 8th, 2011|06:57 pm]
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I designed a snowboard wrap (a vinyl print for the top of a snowboard). Also printed it out at work as a 5-foot-long poster and mounted it on foamcore. Came out great.

I'm also putting together a portfolio website (finally!) to look for jobs back home. I can't STAND this state anymore. Wish me luck!
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More crap [Nov. 30th, 2010|11:09 pm]
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i'm making bacon vodka this christmas. yeah, bacon vodka. this is the mock up label. the front and back labels are done, didn't photograph them yet, though. But the front is pretty much this with a few changes.

the villains from Ninja Scroll. i did this for two friends. the one shown here is 6 feet long and mounted on foamcore. I just printed another at 9 feet long today and mailed it to a friend for his bday.

a skatedeck i designed and had printed. it's for a cousin this christmas.
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New work, new hit to self-confidence [Aug. 22nd, 2010|12:03 pm]
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I've been doing some art, none of which I like. I don't know why I get in these funks. I think it's because I want to find a new job, and when I get work together for my portfolio I never like what I see. I judge myself and I get discouraged before I ever do anything. I have zero confidence in myself as an artist and I have no idea why. Here's some of the stuff I've done lately. People SAY they like it, but I think they see how defeated I seem and just humor me.

paint pen, india ink with a toothbrush on pvc board

paint pen, india ink with a toothbrush on pvc board

digitial garbage, photoshop and illustrator

actually, I sort of lied - I like this one. This was done on black-printed paper with one of those white out dispensers. Not actual white out, but the white out tape version. It gave it a great texture. But of course, like an idiot, it's on some stupid black-printed ink jet paper with no real composition, so I can't use it. And if I try and recreate it, I'll fuck it up. The magic of the piece was wasted. So tragic.

The art shown here isn't portfolio worthy, it's just stuff I've been doing on my own.
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Sup, yo [Jul. 22nd, 2010|11:07 pm]
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Been doing a lot of not-give-a-fuck art for myself these days. I do these at work, where there are zero real-world art supplies (sharpies and highlighters). We're an art dept. that doesn't have art supplies... Anyway, these pieces really help me not to care so much and just get some shit out that I don't really care about. Funny thing is, I like them.

some marker and highlighter shitCollapse )

That's it.
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Some of my recent art [Jul. 4th, 2010|11:14 pm]
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I'm going to try and score a new job. I'm pretty fed up with t-shirts and the limitations of 1-4 colors and a subject matter always having to do with Jesus and the bible. I feel my creativity going down the crapper.

Here's some of the work I've done recently. Personal work.

Art stuffCollapse )

So yeah. Hopefully I can pick something up.
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Hey, I still hate Texas. [Apr. 12th, 2010|11:44 pm]
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It's been 3 years in this pisshole state and I still hate it.

Fuck you.
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Get coal. [Dec. 25th, 2009|10:47 am]
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Some art I did for an unborn cousin for Christmas (his due date is the end of January).

JulianCollapse )
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