• Prime Character Paintings

    December 4, 2012

    I‘m honored to have a few of my character paintings in 3D Total’s new art book set “Prime”. …

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  • Art Tests

    October 12, 2012

    I‘ve been in talks with a number of different game companies over the last three months about positions ranging from art director, 3D environment artist, concept artist, texture artist etc. …

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  • Recent Paintings

    October 18, 2012

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  • Maurice Sendak RIP

    June 19, 2012

    Maurice Sendak RIP
    “Oh please don’t go-
    we’ll eat you up-we love you so!”

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  • No Talking Tuesday # 235

    March 27, 2012

    This Tuesday found me back in Kyoto staying in a youth hostel….

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  • Japan!

    March 14, 2012

    After seven years of meaning to visit Japan, I’m finally doing it!

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  • Gay Pickup

    January 03, 2012

    A few months ago, while on lunch break, I was walking to a small park to eat lunch….

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  • Sketches

    May 05, 2011

    Iwant to keep my skills sharp in the mediums I have a bad habit of neglecting. So here are a handful of sketches done with video, sculpture, writing, music etc. It’s fun to shake things up every now and again. …

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  • Bruce Lee Quote

    March 06, 2011

    Bruce had me up to three miles a day, really at a good pace. We’d run the three miles in twenty-one or twenty-two minutes. Just under eight minutes a mile [Note: when running on his own in 1968, Lee would get his time down to six-and-a-half minutes per mile]….

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  • Missed Connection

    September 27, 2011

    I was on BART the other day (name of the bay area subway system), when I saw a young woman who looked familiar sitting across from me. I suspected I was wrong and didn’t give it another thought- Well maybe one or two more, about her attractive nerdyness….

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  • Dear Class

    September 8, 2011

    I‘ve developed a reputation at school for being a demanding teacher who expects too much and grades too harshly. I had a particularly lazy class a couple semesters back, and gave them a good tongue lashing via email….

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  • Open Letter to Heather Phares

    March 13, 2011

    A little while back I made a resolution to contact my favorite artists and give thanks. I started with this letter to Heather Phares….

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  • Weird Dream

    May 27, 2011

    I had a weird dream and shared it with my friend Jaimie.

    last night I had a dream that Samuel L Jackson and I were crying to a Nora Jones song.
    So I woke up and was like “whoa, I guess I better listen to that song…”…

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  • Humility Dreaming

    June 01, 2011

    Last night I had a powerful dream. …

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  • Anime Class

    July 15, 2011

    This summer I’m teaching 8-19 year olds how to draw anime and manga. The class is at a community college in Walnut creek….

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  • Tea Crazy

    June 08, 2010

    Finally the spring harvests of Mainland China and Taiwanese teas have made it state side. I had my first cup of 2010 Lishan Spring after months of waiting. It felt like coming home. Now I’m all stocked up and will hopefully make it to next spring….

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  • Records

    June 14, 2009

    I finally got my record player up and running. After putting so much effort in pairing the right amp, monitor speakers, needle, it’s such a joy to hear my music come out and fill the room. Some of the records I’ve been playing on it are albums I have on CD or digital, and it’s really interesting to hear the difference on the records.

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  • Dislodged From Immediate Experience

    February 23, 2009

    A glimpse at objective reality swimming just beyond the sizzle of my perception.

    This morning I lay starring into the swelling morning sky beyond slanted roofs and naked branches.
    Exhausted from a sleepless night my mind sparking and slipping from underneath itself,
    suddenly tumbled over into a foreign expanse.

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  • No Talking Tuesday # 85

    May 19, 2009

    My friend Bob (female) was throwing her birthday party Tuesday.
    And decided to make it a roast. She rented out a back room in a bar
    and invited all her friends to come prepared to burn her with some sassy material….

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  • No Talking Tuesday # 60

    November 17, 2008

    This Tuesday found me stalking the halls of a Toys R Us. I thought it was blasphemous to my childhood that I should now live right near a Toys R Us (Which would have been something I would have only dared dream as a child) and that I’ve strayed so far from my roots, that I don’t even care.

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