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May, 2018

  • 29 May

    Whew, I’m Tired

    Well, that was a hectic last couple of weeks. When things go south they tend to go south remarkably fast. Over the last few weeks I’ve been busy, so here’s an update. First, I joined a new gym, yay. I like this one, it’s well stocked and has a heated …

February, 2018

  • 2 February

    Mathematics

    Mathematics is fun… I hope. Last August I wrote a quick post about how I was going back to school to do Mathematics and Statistics… it’s official, I’m back in school. I’m currently taking the B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics and Statistics at the University of South Africa. Yay. Th application …

January, 2018

  • 20 January

    Alex

    So I drew again, yay. Another female character. For some reason, I named her Alexandra, Alex for short. It took me a while to get her on paper but I can honestly say I had fun. Anyway, here she is.  

  • 19 January

    Here have an apple

    An apple and some random thoughts Back at it. Today is an Apple. You know, I’m just waiting for that day when my artwork is amazing. Like there was a time when I started development work where I was just out of my element. As in everything seemed difficult and …

  • 18 January

    Ready to draw too

    So first, yeah, I ended up skipping a number of days and eventually stopped. #sad. Anyway, I’m on vacation now and let’s try this again. For day one, I redid the picture of the girl with the Katana, this time I wasn’t just working on shapes but also trying to …

November, 2017

  • 15 November

    Day 6, Ready to draw

    So it looks like I skipped two days there but I really didn’t. I flew to Dubai on Monday, arrive Tuesday morning and had to rush to work. I drew two pictures, one at the airport waiting for my plane… of a plane, and one on Tuesday, a character. The …

  • 12 November

    A church and a cylon

    So I drew the church or whatever it is at the top of the Zugspitze, It didn’t come out as well as I had hoped but hey a draw is a draw. Oh btw I think I ought to mention that I’m taking a 30 draw something challenge. I have to …

  • 11 November

    A boot on a box

    I was supposed to fly out to Dubai today but stuff happened. So instead of being in a plane I’m back at home drawing a boot on a box. Honestly I think I’m getting better at cross contouring lines. I think I need to do one or two more before …

  • 10 November

    Head Phones

    Drawing my head phones and practicing cross contour, at least I hope I am.  

August, 2017

  • 8 August

    A tiny look at the history of money

    Let’s get this party started with a brief look at the history and purpose of money. This wont be an argument on which types of money is best or that whole gold standards or fiat money thing, I’ll get to that latter. This post looks at money from where it …