Category Archives: Video

“Sasquatch Brigade” Video Review on CouchFunded

Big thanks to the guys over at CouchFunded for the awesome video review of the “Sasquatch Brigade” embroidered patch and kit, as well as the other reward items from the recent Kickstarter campaign.

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Vector Art Critique: Anchor Points & Handles [video]

I just posted this screencast video on YouTube where I critique vector art created by a beginner Adobe Illustrator user. These critiques apply to any vector art software.

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Electrocuted Squirrel Color Sketch – Time-Lapse Video

Time-lapse video of me adding color to the rough sketch of an electrocuted squirrel cartoon character in Adobe Photoshop CS5.

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Electrocuted Squirrel Sketch – Time-Lapse Video

Time-lapse video of me creating the initial sketch of an electrocuted squirrel cartoon character in Adobe Photoshop CS5.

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Live Vector Cartooning & Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

Working on initial vector art in Adobe Illustrator CS5 on a cartoon illustration project. Recorded live broadcast via Ustream. I discuss (as usual) vector art workflow tips, freelancing and business thoughts and general random nerd stuff. Download the Adobe Illustrator … Continue reading

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Video: Cartoon Gorilla Color, Shading & Highlights Process

Followup video of the cartoon gorilla character demonstrating the color, shading and highlight additions to the character. The video showing the creation of the vector line art can be found here. Check out the final cartoon gorilla character art on … Continue reading

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Video: Cartoon Gorilla Vector Line Art Process

Video from recent Ustream live broadcast featuring initial vector line art creation for a cartoon gorilla character design. I also briefly discuss Adobe Illustrator template setup and usage at the end of the video clip. The vector art color, shading … Continue reading

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Vector Art Process: Cartoon Dog Initial Color & Shading [video]

Quick video recording from my live Ustream channel. This time, some vector art in porgress. Added the color and initial shading to a cartoon dog character design. Be sure to subscribe to my cartooning & illustration sketching, drawing & vector art … Continue reading

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Cartoon Beagle Sketch (video)

Short sketch video of me working on a drawing of a cartoon dog character in Adobe Photoshop CS4 using the Wacom Intuos4 graphics tablet. Be sure to subscribe to my cartooning & illustration sketching, drawing & vector art live video … Continue reading

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“Penny Pincher” Illustration Featured in Video Ad

The “Penny Pincher” custom cartoon illustration was created for retailer UncleVic.com is featured in their current video ad, “Don’t Tell Everybody!” as part of their “Don’t Tell Everybody” Thanksgiving/Black Friday advertising campaign. The artwork will then be featured throughout Uncle … Continue reading

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Adobe Illustrator Video Tip: Quickly Add Smooth Transition Anchor Points

In this video, I am sharing with you a vector path creation technique to speed up the process of creating curved paths by adding intermediate anchor points after your corners have been created. I used to create my anchor points … Continue reading

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Video: Photoshop CS4 Drag-Resize Brush Keyboard Shortcut

Another brief video in my series introducing some great new features in Photoshop CS4 for artists, cartoonists, illustrators and anyone else who sketches or draws using Photoshop. This video features the excellent new keyoard shortcuts that allow you to drag-resize … Continue reading

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Video: Photoshop CS4 Spring-Loaded Keys

Another brief video in my instructional series introducing some great new features in Photoshop CS4 for artists, cartoonists, illustrators and anyone else who sketches or draws using Photoshop. This video features the excellent new Spring-Loaded Keys feature that allows you … Continue reading

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