National Superhero Day

Happy National Superhero Day, and happy birthday to Jessica Alba who played a superhero (the Invisible Woman in the Fantastic Four movies). Superheroes are something I like to draw sometimes. I think it's cool that there's a day for them.

How To Hold Your Pencil When Drawing (Updated)

I've been researching the various ways to hold your pencil when drawing. One of the things I found was a YouTube video at this link. It's from Proko. It looks interesting. I'm thinking of trying it after this post. I recommend giving the technique a try.

Update: There's another video, this one from Fine Art Tips, about how to hold your pencil when drawing. It's at

Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is a good cause, and they have a site at I recommend checking it out.

Looking For Inspiration

Inspiration can sometimes be difficult for an artist to find. I've researched some ways to get inspiration, and one of the articles I came across is at this link. It's a page on the For Dummies book site. It may be helpful if you're looking for inspiration.


Happy New Year! It's 2018 now. It's actually January 3. I may see about posting some substantial posts soon. Maybe I'll post some of my art.

Season's Greetings

I missed doing a merry Christmas post. I hope everyone had a great Christmas. New Year's Eve and Day are coming up. In the new year, I intend to do more art. I may post some of that art on here. Have a great new year!