The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 4)

When thinking about the inspirations for the Fae Nouveau project one could say that there were two “categories” of models. The first, as had been detailed previously, was what one could call “The Friends & Family Plan” of people who I already knew and asked about their involvement. The second category was artists whose work […]

The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 3)

This is the third installment to an ongoing series of posts detailing a project of mine called Fae Nouveau, a mix of three parts Mucha, two parts fairy art and one part fun with friends.     This image has a long and colorful history. It features good friend and frequent model Amy. The original modeled photo was taken for […]

The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 2)

This is the second part of an ongoing series of posts detailing a project of mine called Fae Noveau, my own (potentially harmless?) cocktail of three parts Mucha, two parts fairy art and one part fun with friends. In this installment I’ll be going through the process of getting from concept to finished art on […]

The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 1)

Once upon a time there was a man named Alphonse Mucha. He was a Czech artist who came to Paris in 1887 to make his name in the art world. He in fact made it synonymous with an entire genre of art that defined the ambiance of the turn of that century. It’s an ambiance […]

Interview with Mark Roland, Part 3

This is the conclusion to our three-part interview with the artist Mark Roland. The interview in it’s entirety can be found throughout the month of December in the “Featured Artist” link to the right. Dissent © Mark Roland/Alan Clark   Tell us a little about your collaborations with Alan M. Clark. We did a couple […]

Interview with Mark Roland, Part 2

This is the second of a three-part feature. The interview in it’s entirety can be found throughout the month of December in the “Featured Artist” link to the right. Circus Mind © Mark Roland   Please tell us a bit about your general work process. I work every day, either painting, making new etchings, or printing […]

Interview with Mark Roland, Part 1

Worlds Within © Mark Roland   Mark Roland’s work is an amazing visual journey into worlds seen, unseen and usually only hinted at. A unique and intoxicating mix of mythology, fantasy, psychedelia, visionary landscape and surrealism, ranging in tone and mood from the atmospheric monotones of intaglio etchings to the vibrant colors of the acrylic, […]

Interview with Fatemeh Haghnejad Part Two

This is the conclusion to our two-part inteview with illustrator Fatemeh Haghnejad. The interview in its entirety can be found throughout the month of August in the “Featured Artist” link to the right.   What about your work do you enjoy most? Dislike most?     When I am getting ready to start a new project in […]

Interview with Kim Slate, Part 3

 This is the final installment of our three-part interview with artist and animator Kim Slate. The interview in it’s entirety can be found throughout the month of May in the  Featured Artist link to the right.   Squid © Kim Slate     What advice would you give to other artists or budding artists? I guess I’d […]

Interview with Kim Slate, Part 2

This is the second of a three-part interview with artist and animator Kim Slate. The interview in it’s entirety can be found throughout the month of May in the  Featured Artist link to the right.   Señor © Kim Slate     In addition to the medium of animation, you have done quite a lot of […]