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Monday, August 17th, 2009

There is an interview with SuperZeroes creator Will Terrell on the 2MT podcast now posted online. Go by and check it out. They talk about childhood ninjas, Lubbock, and why Will had no business getting into the comic book business, and if you’re a comics creator hoping to get into the game, there’s plenty [...]

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

This is a fantastic inspirational video on nurturing creativity.

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

So you’re tired of working 9-5 for a paycheck and you’re thinking of becoming a freelance illustrator?
(I’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about becoming a freelance artist.  These are some basic points I try to cover.  This is by no means the ultimate article on becoming freelance, but it will help [...]

Monday, June 29th, 2009

HERE is an fantastic and inspirational graduation speech from Apple’s Steve Jobs to the Stanford graduating class.
Here’s a quote from it…
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions [...]

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

the Aesthetic of Storytelling

Ira Glass, host of “This American Life,” giving a talk about stories and storytelling.

Ira Glass at Gel 2007 from Gel Conference on Vimeo.

Monday, December 8th, 2008

Quote

“If you always do what you have always done. You will always get what you’ve always gotten.” –Annonymous

Monday, December 1st, 2008

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“Everyday in Everyway, I am getting better and better.”
A doctor in the 18th century found that having patients repeat this phrase daily had an 80% greater success rate at healing than anything else did.  Find out what saying it can do for you!

Monday, November 24th, 2008

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“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow [...]

Monday, November 24th, 2008

“Wally Woods 22 panels that always work”

Someone has acquired the original photostat of Wally Woods 22 Panels. The creation and history of it seems to be almost as useful as the panels themselves. Read the letter from Larry Hama when you get the chance.

Monday, November 17th, 2008

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“The only time success comes before work is in the dictionary.” –Mort Drucker