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Two More Line Drawings from Lochre, the Alien Place Formerly Lo-Ubda

November 5, 2008

I’ve started working with the world-building process again.  Here are two recent line drawings from what I am now calling Lochre, where the shape-shifting Bidi emerge from hives and sculpt organic architecture from their bodily substances, and where a steamy and oppressive industrial revolution is taking hold of human cities.  Oh, the disenfrachised masses, the […]

Scrub Steppes Revisited

August 18, 2008

This is a rework of an earlier piece.  Rather than depend on Photoshop for a host of clashing colors, I decided to see how it would turn out with a much smaller palette of markers.  I definitely like it better this way.  Unfortunately, the image you see here is scrunched up and the details are […]

Earthlight Djinn

August 18, 2008


July 29, 2008

I am writing a story that caricatures the voyage of Columbus, painting the historical legend as a myth in gothic and day-glo colors.  Part of the plot involves a bunch of dark skeletal undead wizardly folk who enchant Colonizer Finn Columbo’s behemoth of a sailing vessel, the Santa Materia, with the power to go-go swiftly […]

More Line Drawings from Lo-Ubda

June 24, 2008

From an imaginary land, visions of mountains and sad-eyed alien people:    

Lo-Ubda Landscape: Mountains, Forests, Steppes, Sun

May 15, 2008

Over the past year and a half, I have been sporadically–at times manicly, at times lazily, and at other times only unconsciously and dreamily–been dreaming into existence several fantastical planet-worlds, both through writing and artwork.  Although I do have an ambitious storytelling undertaking on the backburner and frontburner, and on the in-between burners as well, […]