Native Hawaiian Vector Fish

Posted by on Sep 16, 2023 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Traditionally I haven’t drawn in a vector format, but since I’ve been experimenting with the Direct to Film print process I can achieve something I’ve always strived for but have found very difficult to replicate in traditional painting- absolutely flat prints with no brush strokes. I intend to print these fish on everything from wood, […]

Humuhumunukunukuapua’a Revisit

Posted by on Aug 19, 2023 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Lately I’ve been revisiting some of my older work to put fresh eyes it. I have had some surprising results. Maybe I’m just an artist that needs time to let this work to continue to evolve. My latest example of this is the digital and analog combo of the Hawaiian fish the humuhumunukunukuapua’a. I liked […]

Surf Maneki Neko Evolution

Posted by on Jun 27, 2023 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Sometimes I find myself stuck on project. I created Surf Neko a few years back in my sketchbook with the intent to create a print from it. The first version was very rough- fun but rough. I revised it a while ago, but as I was updating my work to explore Direct to Film printing, […]

Tako Taco!

Posted by on Jun 27, 2023 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Who doesn’t love Tacos? What about Taco Tacos!! My latest print design. I’m going to be exploring Direct to Film printing soon and this Cephalopod will be a part of that.

I’m teaching Intro to Digital Media at U of H Hawaii

Posted by on Sep 6, 2022 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The first project will be learning Vector Drawing with the student doing their version of a relatively famous artwork, Here’s my sample:

2 Minutes With Illustrator CHRIS BUTZER

Posted by on Jun 12, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

My freind Desi Foxe asked if he could make a short video interviewing me and promoting my work and my thoughts on the nature of art. I had know idea that it would be this good! You can check out the video here!  Check out Desi Foxe Video on YouTube!

“Ae’o” Drawing for a future print

Posted by on Jan 12, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Pen and ink drawing of an Ae’o- Endangered Hawaiian Stilt for a future print.

New Gallery Show! New Work!

Posted by on Dec 5, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I have show up at the Exhibit Art Gallery in downtown Hilo. It’s a combination of new and old work, including the “Puhi” print featured above. The show will be up all of December so if happen to be A. On the Big Island and B. near Hilo, Please check it out!

Finally

Posted by on Mar 31, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments

After nearly two years of work. I’ve finished inking “The Naturalist” for Island Press. I’m sure there will be some revisions, but the bulk of the work is done- 226 pages! Below is the inked cover! Now it’s time start some new personal projects. I’ll be much more web present from here on out so […]