Saturday, November 22, 2008

Here is a quick weekend sketch that I coloured. Nothing too exciting... still workin away on Agent Orange and finding the right printer... much longer process than I first expected!

In other news... this "tagged" thing seems to be going around quite quickly and Chris Deboda lovingly tagged me. (He's now on my 'people to destroy' list)

Tag rules
-You must link to the individual who tagged you and post the rules of TAG.
-Post 7 random facts about you.
-Tag 7 bloggers and link to them.
-Let them know that they have been tagged by leaving a message on their blog.

Random facts about me:
1. I cut my own hair.
2. I love robots.
3. I prefer cats over dogs.
4. I find it annoying how American Football is called Football, when really Soccer
is Football, seeing as you actually use your feet to kick the ball the whole game,
whereas the US game (which is more like rugby) would be better named - Throw and catch.
5. I came up Agent Orange while serving a mission in England.
6. I don't watch R rated movies (or hardly anything over PG these days!!)
7. I don't swear, drink, smoke or do drugs.

And the following artists have now been tagged :
1 - Jake Parker
2 - James Walsh
3 - Steve Lambe
4 - Tobias Kwan
5 - Lettie Lo
6 -
Graham Annable
7 - Scott Campbell

On another side note, Astro Boy Teaser. Hope this movie doesn't suck too bad... but I'm guessing it will be on low par with movies like TMNT. Not awesome, but I suppose not complete flops either. We'll see.


  1. Wicked textures!

    I heard about Astro Boy being made into a film 4 years ago...then the plug was pulled.

    After seeing the recent trailer, I really hope the studios take care of
    this classic story and animation!!!

  2. Woah, I second that. Textures Ahoy! What a great image. The guys expression looks like sitting in the seat of such a beast is an everyday thing for him.

    Great random facts too.
    England Eh? I was in Switzerland.

  3. Love all your ink work-- and the texture on the image above is nice!

  4. Cool Mech. Ive been playing a bit of Fallout 3 the last few week, it looks like it could belong in the game.

  5. That mech is delish! Thanks for the tag. Is it time sensitive?

  6. i also have to applaud the use of texture.
    AND cats are way more awesome then boring dogs (dogs are like bums, smell funny and always want something)!

  7. Cool robot! I really like its design and color.

  8. Gerald - Thanks man. Yea, I totally agree.

    Cam - Thanks my friend! You were a missionary too!?!?! Very cool!

    Haylee - Thanks a lot!

    Dan - Don't know the game, but if yer playing it I'm guessing its cool, which makes my design cool!?!

    Mr. Parker -Thanks dude! and no, I don't believe it is.

    Andreas - HAHAHA!! Dogs are like bums! Classic. Thanks man.

    Tatevik - Thanks my friend!

  9. Thanks for tagging me!!!
    haha i cut my own hair too! and i also perfer cats over dogs haha this seems fun... serves me a good purpose for a new post! LOL

  10. Haha Nice response.
    When a guy who has the word cool in his name says its cool, how can you not believe it.
    Lots of great inspiration in the Art work for the game if you wanna check it out.

  11. A missionary? All the way! And for the same church too! Switzerland was awesome! (I just used way more exclamation points than I had planned on. I probably filled my daily quota.) Some day, if you're ever not busy, I'll have to pick your brain about your work and how you got so stinkin' awesome.

  12. Nice tag. I now have another blog to add tomy google reader account.

  13. this robot is awesome!! cant wait to see your graphic novel dude!!

  14. Lettster - haha, no prob my friend. Post away!!!

    Dan - hahaha...nice response to the response! I'll have to check it out, thanks dude.

    Cam - !!Anytime my friend!!!!!!!!

    Chris - no prob man!

    Abhishek - Thanks!!

    Jimbo - Hey bro, thanks... I can't wait either!!

  15. Hah, thanks for playing. And you know you enjoyed being "tagged" too...admit it. ;)

  16. Cool stuff! very nice illustration! I agree with you on Random fact #4!!!

  17. WOW! This is excellent, man:D SO COOL.

  18. Great detail and I love that distressed metakl look. Ace!

  19. Chris - hahah yea ok, I did.

    Oscar - Thanks man! Its nice to know I have at least one other person in the world who feels the same.

    Jarrett - Thanks my friend!

    Chris, Simon & Den - Thanks thanks thanks!!!

  20. astonishing use of lines


  21. Hey!
    Thanks for your comment!
    Nice drawing and colours!!!
    by the way,I feel the same way about number 4!!!lol

    see ya!

  22. Hello Darren,
    Your art is really cool. I love you our Orange Agent's Projet... i'll follow it... so , good luck with it! Saludos desde Barcelona!

  23. Many thanks for the kind words you guys!!!

  24. Wonderful! Wonderful! Wonderful!

  25. Sweet! Distressed metal is always more impressive than factory new. How do you get that effect? It's amazing!

    You've got some amazingly cool stuff on your blog. Glad you're blogging, so I can see your stuff.

    Random facts:
    4) Couldn't agree more... and I'm an American. Go figure.
    5) 'The Chrome-Man' was a nickname I acquired in the MTC. Funny how that works.
    7) Why would you do those things? So you can be miserable? I never understood why you'd choose that lifestyle. Guess it's not for me to figure out.

    Merry Christmas Darren, and Happy 2009!

  26. wow! this is it!
    i have a sketch that is in that line you can see it at
    and also drop by
    if you want.
    you´re wellcome.


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