Archives For Inspiration

Measure your success

August 6, 2012 — 33 Comments


The sketches I have here is just one of the many sketches I have been sketching for the MOCS Vol 2 book.

Measuring your success. I think is is one thing I constantly focus on and I actually don’t like that. How do we really measure our success? I have made it when I get Continue Reading…

Car Craft Radio

June 24, 2012 — Leave a comment

I was honored to spend some time with Steve Strope and The Editor of Car Craft magazine Jeff Smith. We were on Car Craft Radio talking about the Masters of Chicken Scratch book series. So the guys that were there were Tom Fritz, Chris Brown, Eric Tscherne and myself Dwayne Vance. We tell a little about our different Continue Reading…

When it gets tough

June 21, 2012 — 6 Comments


Press Forward


This sketch is from a series I was doing of racing ships. When I was working on these I was in a dip. So read on to understand.

When you down you are in a dip. I recently read through Continue Reading…

This is a quick sketch out of my sketch book and is the result of committing to yes I am going to do it, not try to do it.

As any creative we get extremely busy at times and can get overwhelmed. One thing I have started to practice is removing the word “Try” from my vocabulary. By doing this Continue Reading…

These are just a few pics of the Masters of Chicken Scratch Vol 2 book that is available now in the MOCS Store. A little info about the book, it is over 150 pages of amazing full color hot rod art. Don’t think this book just stops at hot rod art, it is full of everything from automotive design to entertainment design. All of the artist featured in here come Continue Reading…

“Grow Up”

June 5, 2012 — 4 Comments


“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”

Pablo Picasso


I truly love this quote for several reasons. When we are kids we are praised for our art and people think it is great. As we get older we are told “grow up” “get a real job”. Have any of you ever faced trials Continue Reading…