This piece began with a large scale painting from back in 2011. I’ve never felt satisfied with it as the colour was distracting. The mood is black and inky. So too should be the colour.
It only seemed right that after spending two months focused on the subject of mushrooms that I would end it with a piece featuring a psychedelic spore. The psilocybe cubenis is a pretty little wild mushroom with an orange cap. The musical voyage that my little friend is taking in this print is being played on a … Continue reading dJambe Jam
For this year’s RedditGifts, I was commissioned to do a piece for an exchange. I was told that the recipient was a video game fan, but that he rarely got the chance to play these days. I had a great time drawing this one (especially the icons around the TV) and was delighted to get word back … Continue reading Couch Mushrooms
La La the mushroom sings and these guys can’t help but dance. I was really proud of how the lines turned out in this one. Portabello mushrooms are a favourite of mine to draw now. A little trivia for you. Did you know that the button mushroom, crimini mushroom and the portabello mushroom are actually the … Continue reading Musical Shrooms
La La #2 features my singing mushroom character (as seen in laLA!). This piece was featured in my December 2011 show: Growing Art. Click here to see all the pieces from the show. *photo placeholder. Growing Art photo session & retakes planned for later January 2012.
Alerted was a fun piece to draw. Your eyes are drawn to the exclamation point above the character’s head, but the initial drawing had marks over the pile of leaves to the mushroom’s left. The idea was that the mushroom (and viewer) was alerted to the fact that something wasn’t quite right about the approaching … Continue reading Alerted!