Monday, July 13, 2020
In the summer of 1988, I went to Minneapolis to attend what was then called Brown Institute. I went there to learn the cruddy art of radio and television announcing. It never went anywhere.
While I was there, I worked in this Tom Thumb convenience store as a clerk. This was the natural extension of my grocery store skills at the time. I ended up "creating" or developing the Abbott character, which will turn 32 this November 8th.
I'm glad that I finally have a picture of my old store. This is where I started drawing (badly, crudely, and without much success in terms of coming up with something usable). It's still pretty run down and janky, but it's where I learned to deal with all sorts of things.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
This is a ten panel campaign that I was commissioned to do for the Combined Federal Campaign, which government workers use to organize their charitable donations. I'm not sure how many people have seen the campaign, but here it is.
Monday, January 7, 2019
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Every once in a while, I end up with a second version of the finished panel. Here's the original version, which I thought was lost. I condensed the idea down a bit and did the one above. Here is the same thing, basically, with different wording: