Based on one of the cosmic gaming mat paintings The Wrong Stars is a 2-piece HD wallpaper set now available in the shop for 99 cents. It was inspired by Hubble Telescope images of the Eagle Nebula and the following quote by philosopher Alan Watts.
“Things are as they are. Looking out into the universe at night, we make no comparisons between right and wrong stars, nor between well and badly arranged constellations.”
That’s right, we’re going old school and taking it wayback by putting together something I haven’t had in years, a properly curated mailing list. So, sign up below if you’re interested. I’m not 100% sure what I’ll be sending your way but you can bet it’ll be art and design related. And I won’t spam your inbox, promise.
My last commission for the holidays was a good one, an Uuru Mystic from the classic Jim Henson fantasy epic The Dark Crystal. I wanted to document this one pretty thoroughly and as well as a ton of progress shots I’ll also be posting a timelapse video the entire inking and coloring process shortly.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner and in the spirit of the season I’m offering 40% off all prints in the BigCartel Shop until the new year. Just use the coupon code “Black2013” at checkout to apply your discount.
So grab them while you can, this is only for current stock and once they’re gone they’re gone. I won’t be printing up any more gicless until the new year.
Continuing the “up your game in 2013” series, this image was inspired by a slew of things near and dear to me. I tried to write something poignant and meaningful but it all sounded crazy or trite, so I’ll just leave you with the below quote…
The Truth may be puzzling. It may take some work to grapple with. It may be counter-intuitive. It may contradict deeply held prejudices. It may not be consonant with what we desperately want to be true. But our preferences do not determine what’s true. – Carl Sagan