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Too Old to Start Drawing? Cosplay Fashion Design? Voicemail Marathon!!! – Draftsmen S1E18

October 1, 20190 Comments

It’s a voicemail marathon! We answer a bunch of questions from listeners of the podcast. Topics include the fear of being too old to be a professional artist, cosplay fashion design, and knowing when a painting is finished. Stan paid Karl Kopinski to do an original painting on his book cover. If you have a question for us, make sure to call and leave us a voicemail at 1-858-609-9453.

Questions in this episode:
How do you know when a painting is finished?
What are the fundamentals for cosplay fashion design?
Am I too old to become a professional artist?
How do you deal with people that want you to help them with their big idea?
How do you balance fun and work when working for a client?
Will there be a Skelly app with muscles?

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Referenced Artists/Works:

Megatrends by John Naisbitt

William Stout

Berni Wrightson – A Look Back

Barron Storey

Claire Wendling

A History of Costume (Dover Fashion and Costumes) by Carl Kohler

Shel Silverstein

Peter Arno


Writing For Comics – Alan Moore

Norman Rockwell

Art of Learning – Josh Waitzkin

To Think that I saw it on Mulberry Street – Dr Seuss

Karl Kapinski

William Steig

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