Princess Kreahe Cosplay Wig Commision

Here are some shots of a Princess Kraehe cosplay wig commission that I just finished and shipped out this week.  It was my first experience with a heat-resistant wig, which were much less common back in my wig-wearing days. The material was lovely–soft, shiny, easy to work with, and very thick! The wig came from Read more about Princess Kreahe Cosplay Wig Commision[…]

Libraries of the World, Here I Come! (How to Draw Manga Workshop)

I am now registered with the Mass Board of Library Commissioner’s Performers List! Some of you may know that I teach “How to Draw Manga” Workshops at Libraries and Community centers across the state of Massachusetts. I started teaching these workshops back in 2003 (yikes) and began by cold-calling libraries across the state. Well, my Read more about Libraries of the World, Here I Come! (How to Draw Manga Workshop)[…]

Granite State Comic Con

This weekend (Saturday and Sunday), Kelley and I will be exhibiting and selling our wares at Granite State Comicon! You can find us in the Artist’s Alley, booth number 907. I’ve included a map below with our table circled.  Granite Con will be held at the Radisson Center of New Hampshire, 700 Elm Street, Manchester on Read more about Granite State Comic Con[…]

The Pirate Rendezvous

On Saturday, June 22nd, Faire Trimmings (a collarborative brand between Kelley and I) will be vending at the Pirate Rendezvous in Damariscotta, ME. Activities begin at 10 a.m. and continue until 4 p.m. The pirates invade at high noon, which is essentially a large parade and general storming of the fair grounds by costumed reenactors. All attendees are Read more about The Pirate Rendezvous[…]

Manga Workshops At Milestones, Inc.

I would like to thank everyone at Milestones, Inc for inviting me to host two How to Draw Manga workshops today. Milestones is a therapeutic school for children with any disorder that interferes with their ability to learn in a traditional school setting including autism, anxiety disorders, non verbal learning disabilities and more. Milestones places Read more about Manga Workshops At Milestones, Inc.[…]

An Exorcise in Digital Painting

Last week with the snow storm of the decade looming, bundled up in front of my computer, I decided to pick up my Wacom tablet and paint a picture digitally. I am not a very experienced digital painter. I’ve only completed a small handful of pieces on the computer before, and none of them have Read more about An Exorcise in Digital Painting[…]

Hey Look, I’m on TV. How to Draw Manga at Groton Public Library

Last Thursday night I was invited to teach a How to Draw Manga Workshop at the Groton Public Library. The local news stopped by to film some of the class, as well as interview me and some of the students after the workshop. I am very pleased with how the segment came out and I Read more about Hey Look, I’m on TV. How to Draw Manga at Groton Public Library[…]

Manga Doodles for Halloween

If you were unaware, I teach a manga class for children every Wednesday night in Medford, MA. Last week we were creating some characters for Halloween, and while the kids were concentrating on their task, I whipped up these little doodles. They seem to like it when I draw with them, and are always interested Read more about Manga Doodles for Halloween[…]

How to Draw “Manga, Manga, & More Manga” Workshop at Artworks in2shades. Aug 7,8,9

Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw your own manga? Are you a young artist age 9 & up? Well you are in luck, because I have been hired to teach a how-to-draw manga three day workshop at Artworks in2shades, located at 11 Salem St, Medford, MA 02155. The workshop runs August 7th, Read more about How to Draw “Manga, Manga, & More Manga” Workshop at Artworks in2shades. Aug 7,8,9[…]