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Yawn!


Day 26 and here it is.  Can you tell what I am feeling right now?  I need sleep.  That's what I need...sleep I tell you!  I have been a bit flat out since last week.  Don't get me wrong, I rather this hectic and having a bazillions things to do rather than nothing at all.  That said I do need to sleep tomorrow night and I definitely need to go to the gym.  I haven't been since last Saturday!  Pathetic! 

Anyhoo, this was sketched up while waiting for a train at the station, a quick 10 minute sketch and then scanned into Photoshop.  I am hoping to draw something a bit more refined this coming weekend.  I may have forgotten to mention that I have taken the habit of having a sketchbook and pens on me at all times so I can do sketches like this in the lull periods for my daily drawing challenge.  Lull periods meaning waiting for trains or friends....not much lull period any time else....

I am working for a studio I've worked at before for a few days.  They have a project due next Wednesday and though the animation is incredibly simple (and I mean simple) there is a lot of it to get through and I need to do other work on top of that.

I am also very happy with my last batch of shots for the pilot gig.  Some animations in there that I cannot wait to put on my reel!  I am really proud of them and I also discovered how much I love action shots.  So much fun!


I am still waiting to hear back from a couple of gigs.  I really hope I get them!  It would be so cool!

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