The Holidays Are Here

This is a new animated series I’m starting. The characters are a mash-up of previous cartoon projects including the holiday-oriented strip Feb 30th and Fitzpatrick the Rat. I’ll be posting 1-2 new episodes per month. I’m excited to explore how these characters interact…

A Diminished Chord

I don’t know where this came from. Since making some better animation rigs, I’ve really been having fun with the Vader/Emperor/Krennic/Tarkin personalities. I like the idea that Vader is kind of goobish. And I wanted to see him play the guitar. I don’t play the guitar myself, so I had to look up the chord fingerings to keep it remotely …

Rebel Scrum

I don’t hate Agile… only when it is put on a pedestal as a panacea for all things project-management related. Then, in that case, yes I hate it. But a lot of things in corporate life are prime targets for ridicule, including my profession, Marketing. When branding gets positioned as the cure-all for a sales slump, ew that makes me …

Intergalactic Cravings

Got my first “you aren’t a real Star Wars fan if you like The Last Jedi” comment when I posted this on Facebook. Geesh with everything that divides this country today, do we have to add a fictional saga to the list? I won’t go into my defense of TLJ here… I can appreciate why it wasn’t everyone’s cup of …

Seriously now…

I think I’ve been working on this animation for what seems like a LONG time now. But the more I learn about character rigging, the more work I want to put into building out fully-function rigs, so that the next time, for example, I want to do a gig with Darth Vader in it, the character model is already there, …

Get in Line

Pretty self explanatory really. I didn’t spend a lot of time on detailed animation here. I would have liked to do more with Ben’s expressions, but I just wanted to get this done quick.

Night Moves

This happens pretty much every night at our house.

Working Stiff

My interpretation of what it feels like to go back to the office after a long holiday vacation. Or any weekend for that matter…