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010: Collaboration in Creating Caricatures

Posted: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Highlights, Takeaways, Quick Wins 1. Collaboration is not having 100% control and requires trust. 2. Instead of being frustrated by the lack of control in collaborating you need to see the beauty in it. 3. Collaboration is utilizing people’s best skills to serve the project and not your ego. 4. […]

Case Study 004: Nick Mundy

Case Study 004: Nick Mundy

  Posted: Sunday, February 21, 2016   The Subject I’m a huge Screen Junkies fan. I stumbled upon their YouTube channel about 3 years ago when my wife was at work. She was working late and I was messing around on her iPad and looking up movie trailers. I saw something called Honest Trailers for […]

008: Overcoming the Challenges of Caricaturing a Newborn

008: Overcoming the Challenges of Caricaturing a Newborn

  Posted: Sunday, February 14, 2016 My wife recently had our first baby, a little baby girl. Since my wife got pregnant I have been thinking about making the baby’s announcement card. I knew that I would probably want to do a caricature or some type of illustration of my baby that I could send out […]

Leslie Agan and her assistant Gwenzy…

Leslie Agan and her assistant Gwenzy…

  BlogPost 007: How to Tell a Story with a Caricature (When You Don’t Have a Lot to Go With) Posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015 Highlights, Takeaways, Quick Wins Creating a likeness in a caricature is baseline. Telling a story is what will set you apart as a caricature artist. Dig deep when creating a caricature. […]

006: Tracing Paper Can Help You Correct Mistakes in Your Caricature

006: Tracing Paper Can Help You Correct Mistakes in Your Caricature

Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2015   I had a brilliant instructor in college that used two sayings often in his classes. One he would use in our illustration class when we would make a mistake on an illustration that we were fairly far along with; he would say, “You drew it once, you can draw […]

001: 500 Caricature Challenge

001: 500 Caricature Challenge Posted: Sunday, June 19, 2015   500.   That’s the number.   There is a movie starring Vin Diesel called Knockaround Guys and in the movie he is about to get into a bar fight and starts off with this speech about how 500 street fights (not just regular fights) is […]