Johnny Cash art and black acoustic guitar

Three Famous Words

Visiting my family in Belarus, I picked up my old acoustic guitar. Started strumming something. Just for fun. A phrase came up in my mind, which sparked a chain reaction. A character was born from the ether, inspired by Rita and Nancy from Groundhog D ...

DJI Osmo Pocket best vlogging camera or not

DJI Osmo Pocket vs Osmo Mobile 2: vlogging in 2019

Vloggers of the world must have dropped their iPhones and spilled frappuccinos when they saw the commercial for DJI Osmo Pocket. To me, it came unexpected and all I can remember is that it knocked me out of $349. Including tax. Neither am I a compu ...

comic art hero hands illustration

It’s not a mask that makes a man a hero

It's not a mask that makes a man a hero. This artwork was one of my first steps in digital illustration. It might seem simple but looking at it today I realize how many lessons I’ve learnt in the process: from how to create seamless patterns and ...

The Mean Cookie - fortune cookie sayings gone bad

The Mean Cookie: scratching that creative itch

Feel happy? Lucky? Blessed? You had a great year or even won a million in a lottery? The higher you fly, the harder you fall. Don't let life bring you down. The MEAN COOKIE is your daily vaccine of ugly truth to keep your feet on the ground.   ...

watercolor pancakes illustration

Behind the scenes: watercolor pancakes illustration

I finally had a pleasure to work on a watercolor pancakes illustration. With catchy tunes filling up the air, time went by really quickly and soon I was sitting in front of a finished piece. I didn't think of giving this artwork a title. But, while sha ...