Artists sharing on social media is getting harder.

Dear Artists, Social Media is NOT on Your Side.

I’ve spent a lot of time trying to promote my work online. Now that I think about it, I’ve been at this for 20 years. Like most creatives, I’m not a natural marketer. It’s a skill I’ve had to learn over time. I think anyone can get better at it. You just need to put in a little effort and some trial and error. After all this time I can tell you one thing I’ve discovered. Dear Artists, Social Media is not on your side.

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Classic Toon Warmup: The Flintstones and Adobe Character Animator

I did a few classic cartoons as warmup on my morning YouTube livestreams this week. The Fred smashing the Adobe Character Animator logo was me venting my frustrations at that counter-intuitive program. In the end it’s pretty much only good for triggering between frames over an audio file. But even then it takes FOREVER to […]

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