STUDYING

183 • DUMP AND DOODLE
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183 • DUMP AND DOODLE

This ‘About The Tings’ episode is a Dump and Doodle … where I do some Doodling, while Brain Dumping on various topics.

Co-host lilDENNiS was here with us, as we talk about stuff like:

Nature and Balance,
Feeling Energy,
Tree Friends,
Sketching,
Glass Water Bottles,
Lucid Dreaming,
Our Higher Self,
Are we Dreaming?,
Death,
Alan Watts,
Balancing Opposites,
Day Jobs,
Time Lines,
Psychedelics,
and Magnetic Energy in Your Fingers.

Hope you enjoy.

180 • YOU CAN’T DO EVERYTHING
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180 • YOU CAN’T DO EVERYTHING

This ‘Walk and Talk’ is about how You Can’t Do Everything … well, at least I can’t :)

Some of the topics on this one include:

The Value of Money,
Using Your Intuition,
The Fun of Reselling,
Art as a Passion,
Art as Your Day Job,
My Relationship with Money,
Lies of the Mind,
Car Boot Sales,
Nothing Is Ever Wasted,
My Video Game Knowledge,
Studying,
Everything is a Skill that Can Be Learnt,
and a Squirrel Bouncing around in the Trees.

Hope you like it.

179 • CRAFTING ADORABLE CHARACTERS WITH FABIOLA COLAVECCHIO : A CDQ ART-ICKLE
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179 • CRAFTING ADORABLE CHARACTERS WITH FABIOLA COLAVECCHIO : A CDQ ART-ICKLE

In this one I take a look at an article entitled ‘Crafting Adorable Characters with Fabiola Colavecchio’, from issue 12 of the Character Design Quarterly magazine, by 3dtotal publishing.

Fabiola Colavecchio’s characters are full of so much fun, as is this article :)

Some of the topics include:

Big Eyes,
The Power of Props,
Mischievous Looking Fur Balls,
Baby Dragons,
Sketches Vs Finished Drawings,
The Feeling of Colours,
Subtle Details,
Finding Inspiration,
Diminishing Returns,
and How The Meaning of Life is About Finding Balance.

Thumbnail for this episode shows the Mischievous Fur Ball illustration entitled Caveman, by Fabiola Colavecchio.

Hope you have fun with this one.

176 • DISCIPLINE
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176 • DISCIPLINE

This walk and talk was recorded in the rain, as I splashed about with the topic of Discipline.

Some of the other tings covered on this one include:

Desire,
Determination,
How Children Are Fearless,
How Meditation Improves Discipline,
Lucid Dreaming Practice,
Procreate Studying,
Seagulls Eating Apples,
Getting Wet Feet,
How Past Experiences Help You In The Future,
and Shopping Trolley Nostalgia :)

Hope you enjoy this lil walk and talk around the local park.

174 • ANGRY CLOUD WITH EMMA CORMARIE : A CDQ ART-ICKLE
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174 • ANGRY CLOUD WITH EMMA CORMARIE : A CDQ ART-ICKLE

A look at a lickle ickle article entitled ‘Characterize This: Angry Cloud with Emma Cormarie’, from issue 15 of the Character Design Quarterly magazine, by 3dtotal publishing.

This was such a cool article to study from, leaving me super inspired to give it a go myself!

Some of the topics include:

Textures and Shapes,
Being Mindful of Your Keywords,
Drawing Exercises,
What Makes a Character Angry?,
Unity in your Design,
The Relationship between Background and Character,
Using Yourself as Reference,
and lilDENNiS sees his reflection for the first time.

Thumbnail for this episode shows the Angry Cloud illustration by Emma Cormarie.

Hope you love this one as much as I did.