Finally I can feel things moving with my new project. Since the end of Sunshine I’ve have several ideas but nothing’s managed to make the jump from idea to project. Usually there are too many ideas demanding to be worked on at once. In this case the ideas were still there, but the demand wasn’t. It’s [...]
Cool, so my latest print endeavour was an insanely awesome success! When I first saw them I completely fell in love. Printed with 12 different coloured inks on thick high quality archival paper, these are the absolute nicest prints I’ve ever had of my own work. They looked like paintings themselves. I tried to take [...]
Drawing practice using japanesestreets.com as reference. In my next series the girls need to be wearing proper clothes, so I have to learn how to draw them. Learning to draw good clothes is pretty much like learning to draw an entirely new character. They say so much about the wearer instantly. When a character is [...]
There is construction going on at the building down the road from me, and I hear the most interesting sounds. One of them is this scraping melodic wailing sound, which brings into my mind the idea of some strange creature. It’s this odd mix of organic and metallic, and even though it’s a horrible sound [...]
Inspired by Emily Carroll’s beautiful visual dream journals I decided to try one out myself. I typically have very vivid dreams, so I think I’ll do some more of these. Thanks for the great idea, Emily!
It’s a brand new 2011, which is a good excuse to shake up jemshed.com with a new design. While it’s not perfect, I’m happy with this update. Go check out the portfolio to see my new gallery layout. I’m still tweaking it, so if you find bugs let me know. This year is going to [...]