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Photoshop Tutorial: Drawing with Adobe Photoshop Tips and Shortcuts

PHOTOSHOP TUTORIAL: DRAWING WITH ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TIPS AND SHORTCUTS

Create your own unique fun cartoon cityscape, even if you've never used Photoshop before. Does technology intimidate you? Do you find...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape, "Fall Trees," by Amy Whitehouse

CONTEMPORARY ABSTRACT LANDSCAPE, "FALL TREES," BY AMY WHITEHOUSE

5" x 7" Watercolor, $95 This contemporary mini landscape is one of my favorites.Painted with liquid watercolor and traditional watercolor...

 
 
 
Lovely at Wonderground Gallery: Part 1

LOVELY AT WONDERGROUND GALLERY: PART 1

As I mentioned in the last post, this coming Saturday the Wonderground Gallery in Downtown Disneyland will be hosting all six of the...

Paper says 776 products marketed as supplements over 10-year period found by FDA to be tainted with drugs

PAPER SAYS 776 PRODUCTS MARKETED AS SUPPLEMENTS OVER 10-YEAR PERIOD FOUND BY FDA TO BE TAINTED WITH DRUGS

A paper that published this morning in the JAMA Network Open journal found that FDA had identified 776 adulterated dietary supplements...

 
 
 
Ken's Portrait, by Kim Blair

KEN'S PORTRAIT, BY KIM BLAIR

Ken(14"x11" pastel on 300 lb. gessoed w.c. paper) The reference photo for this portrait was taken while Ken and Heather (he is married...

Pam's Portrait by Kim Blair

PAM'S PORTRAIT BY KIM BLAIR

Pam(14x11 pastel on gessoed 300 lb w.c. paper) The day Pam showed me the photo used for this portrait on her cell phone I felt an immediate...

 
 
 
These charts show how pumped up HR departments are about AI - even if many of them are still relying on paper documents

THESE CHARTS SHOW HOW PUMPED UP HR DEPARTMENTS ARE ABOUT AI - EVEN IF MANY OF THEM ARE STILL RELYING ON PAPER DOCUMENTS

The vast majority of human resources departments at larger companies plan to significantly increase their tech spending in the next...

MAD Sketch Covers at NYCC!

MAD SKETCH COVERS AT NYCC!

I'm getting home from New York today where The Lovely Anna and I did New York Comic Con. The show was crazy busy, especially with commissions. One...

 
 
 
Google Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL first impressions: Initially delightful in the way Pixel 2 wasn't

GOOGLE PIXEL 3 & PIXEL 3 XL FIRST IMPRESSIONS: INITIALLY DELIGHTFUL IN THE WAY PIXEL 2 WASN'T

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL have finally arrived, and there's not much to be surprised about in terms of specs-on-paper. All the...

Netflix Buys Steven Soderbergh Drama ‘The Laundromat' Starring David Schwimmer, Meryl Streep

NETFLIX BUYS STEVEN SODERBERGH DRAMA ‘THE LAUNDROMAT' STARRING DAVID SCHWIMMER, MERYL STREEP

The film will follow the global scandal that erupted after the release of the Panama Papers.

 
 
 
A former Y Combinator partner realized the most successful founders don't always look good on paper - there's a much more reliable sign they're destined for greatness

A FORMER Y COMBINATOR PARTNER REALIZED THE MOST SUCCESSFUL FOUNDERS DON'T ALWAYS LOOK GOOD ON PAPER - THERE'S A MUCH MORE RELIABLE SIGN THEY'RE DESTINED FOR GREATNESS

Harj Taggar is a former partner at Y Combinator , the tech accelerator that launched a number of successful startups including Airbnb,...

Figure Study - original oil pastel nude sk

FIGURE STUDY - ORIGINAL OIL PASTEL NUDE SK

Here's a 6 x 8" oil pastel study on Strathmore toned paper, using the sides of Sennelier oil pastels - I left out a ton of details,...

 
 
 
Paintings for the Gallery One artists' group exhibition at the Elle Design Studio

PAINTINGS FOR THE GALLERY ONE ARTISTS' GROUP EXHIBITION AT THE ELLE DESIGN STUDIO

It has been a crazy, busy summer! But I am in the studio again... and also framing some favorites! Elle Design Studio in Chester, Connecticut...

For Just $8.6 Million, You Can Get a Mansion Along With Your Rolls-Royce Phantom and Bentley Arnage

FOR JUST $8.6 MILLION, YOU CAN GET A MANSION ALONG WITH YOUR ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM AND BENTLEY ARNAGE

Money doesn't buy happiness, but since coins and colored pieces of paper fund our lives for some reason, it's always nice to spend...

 
 
 
I Painted my Largest Paintings Ever!

I PAINTED MY LARGEST PAINTINGS EVER!

My largest pastel paintings ever! Each one 36x60 It was the best kind of commission. Paint something HUGE and ship it unframed. The...

MULTI-PATTERN MATCHING WITH VARIABLE-LENGTH WILDCARDS USING SUFFIX TREE

Abstract Multi-pattern matching with variable-length wildcards is an interesting and important problem in bioinformatics, information...

 
 
 
"Casual" 18 x 24 Acrylic by John K. Harrell

"CASUAL" 18 X 24 ACRYLIC BY JOHN K. HARRELL

I'm exploring this avenue of abstracting the back ground in some of my works but still hopefully capturing the mood and spirit of the...

In the Dark - portrait sketch of the model with white pencil on black paper

IN THE DARK - PORTRAIT SKETCH OF THE MODEL WITH WHITE PENCIL ON BLACK PAPER

It's been so long since I did this kind of drawing that I was kind of lost, but maybe I'll get the hang of it again. I used a white...

 
 
 
Hands On With HMD Global's Nokia 7.1 Android One Smartphone

HANDS ON WITH HMD GLOBAL'S NOKIA 7.1 ANDROID ONE SMARTPHONE

HMD Global introduced the latest Nokia-branded smartphone to its lineup, the Nokia 7.1. On paper, this is a mid-range device, there...

Jennifer Garner Files Documents to Speed Up Ben Affleck Divorce

JENNIFER GARNER FILES DOCUMENTS TO SPEED UP BEN AFFLECK DIVORCE

Jennifer Garner wants a divorce from Ben Affleck sooner rather than later. In August, Affleck and Garner reached a divorce settlement,...