Taking on Freelance

September 7, 2018 — Leave a comment

So recently I was asked to leave Fly Racing because they did not want to keep developing as much product. So on that note, I have decided to open my freelance business back up and take on projects. I have created a very small sampling of products I have done through the years. I have designed for several major companies and have done a wide variety of design work. If you’re interested in working with me please send me an email and I will get in contact with you to discuss your design needs.

A new set of prints up in the online store. They are 8.5X11 on sand colored paper. They started as original, traditional, hand-drawn sketches with markers, pencil, and watercolor. They bring out the character of a true hot rod with a big carburated engine with lots of horsepower and a low mean stance. These would look amazing in a killer man cave, a dirty garage or an awesomely designed kids room. At $20 you could have the set for $40 what a smokin deal for some awesome art. Purchase Truck Purchase Sedan

First Hi to everyone that still visits my blog. I want to really focus some time on revamping and doing some new and fresh art for all my supporters. In the last few years since I have been working full time again I have kind of let things go and I have not been producing many final pieces of art. As you can see in my instagram feed I am still sketching a lot but no finished pieces. When i was producing final pieces I was traveling to hot rod shows and I always needed something fresh. Now I think it is is time to shake off the dust and get back at it. My first goal is to finish the Hot Rod Car Themed Card Deck called the Burner Deck. If you haven’t seen me working on it I am hand inking each piece for a card deck I am going to produce and all the proceeds will be going to a Charity by the name of Redeeming Love. They are an organization that helps victims from the Human Trafficking trade here in the US.  So I am very energized to get that thing launched. Then after that I have a few things I would like to do but I need to give it some thought and time to see what is next. In the mean time check out my instagram feed to see more updates just look for that link in the upper right hand corner.  Here are a couple images from the card deck project below. Talk soon

Dwayne

Major blowout sale in store

September 30, 2016 — 1 Comment

All prices have been reduced in my online store. Books 65% off, T-shirts and packages all reduced to move.

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Big Sale at Online Store

November 25, 2015 — Leave a comment

T-shirts and Books all on sale now until the end of December

 

Books are 50% off. Use the code FAVORITEFAN on book purchases.

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Masters Mega Pack has already been discounted.  Now $70 Normally $110

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Custom Sketch book package is now $80 normally $100

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T-Shirts are $18.00 normally $22.00

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I am doing this to make room for future projects and to clear out my inventory of books. Once they are sold out they will never exist again. I don’t have a lot left so if your interested you better grab them now. Thanks again for all your support.

 

sincerely Dwayne Vance

 

This is the Digital Download version of MOCS Vol 2. It comes with the same great content along with a few new addtions, plus the 2 hrs of instructional video about drawing cars. It is a downloadable interactive PDF so it will work on most devices. Here is the link for the Digital Download http://selz.co/1qsWcrk

All of the artist featured in here come from diffrent backgrounds. Like Jeff Norwell, he works as a freelance artist mostly in the storyboard industry for comercials. His work is top notch and it shows in his hot rod art. Then Christian Pierce is from New Zealand and he is an concept artist from WETA. If you don’t know what WETA is they are the concept studio that did concept work for Lord of the Rings and now The Hobit movie plus several other blockbuster movies. Eric Black is a professional Architect by trade and he has moved into hot rod design, amazing talent. John Frye is a full time designer for Honda North America and he draws some pretty mean hot rod designs.  Myself Dwayne Vance I was a full time designer at Troy Lee Designs in the motosports industry then moved to Mattel Hot Wheels as a senior designer. So more than likely if you or your kids have hot wheels you might have something I designed. These are just a few of the stories of the artist featured in the book. Then to add to the amazing content, it comes with a 2hr dvd that shows my process from sketch to rendering. I talk about different techniques I use and different programs I use to finish my designs.

You can also still purchase the hard copy version at the online store here. Online Store I am also running a 20% off entire order until 12-12-14. Just enter the code MOCSNOV at checkout.

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Here is the link for the Digital Download http://selz.co/1qsWcrk

Black Friday Deal

November 28, 2014 — Leave a comment

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I am running a special in my store for 20% off on everything until Dec 11th. There are prints, books, t-shirts, stickers and patches all in the store so I am sure you can find something that will make you look cool as a gift giver 🙂 Just enter the code MOCSNOV at checkout and you will receive 20% off your entire purchase. Here is the link to the store 

 

Sketchbook Download Now up

November 10, 2014 — 4 Comments

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This is a collection of my 2014 sketches right out of my sketchbook. I am offering it as a pay what you want for it. If it inspires you and feel it is worthy of a little cash then feel free to donate. If not no big deal I just ask if you take it for free please share this link with other people that would be interested. In my sketchbook I draw from robots to spaceships. It is not meant to be perfect but I use my sketchbooks as a learning opportunity so I make mistakes and try to learn from them as I move forward. I later will choose some of my rough ideas to polish them up later. You can see my initial raw ideas right from the start in this collection of sketches.  Thank you for your support and hope you enjoy the sketchbook. Download link

Sketchbook launch

November 4, 2014 — 2 Comments

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So here are all the nitty gritty details for the sketch book launch. This is in celebration of reaching 5000 followers on Facebook and reaching over 3000 on Instagram. So I thank you all for your support and I hope I have inspired, helped and motivated a few artist out there. I know myself have learned a lot from the community. So I truly thank God my friends, family and followers for their support. This past year and half has been a challenge since my battle with depression and all your support spurred me on. So as a thank you I am uploading my sketchbook for everyone to download. This sketchbook will be offered as a pay what you want for it. Including the price of free . Now if you feel the sketchbook has inspired you and you feel it is worth paying for you can donate any amount. If you don’t have the funds for it you can have it for free, I just ask that you do one thing for me, share it with others that will appreciate it . I would really like to launch a new entertainment vehicle book in the near future and this will help fund that project. I would also like to update my video recording equipment to do some more live videos for my Youtube channel. So thank you again and the sketchbook will launch on Nov 9th and I will put up the link.

With Respect

Dwayne Vance

 

I was honored to be on the Pencil Kings pod cast and I talk about how I came out of creative depression.

 

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