Articulate Episode 38 Weird Surfaces

The surfaces changes everything about your images. Whether you are painting, drawing, sketching or just doodling the surface you work on can make it either really easy to work on or your worse nightmare. – Books For more information about Kevin and Shawn , visit us online at or drop us a line at : If you like why we’re doing ,please leave us a review on […]


ARticulate Episode 37 - Movie Poster Art

Movies poster, band posters album covers and any other illustrations you think of all have the same thing in common. They are a form of artwork. Some are definitely more engaging than others and for good reason. Check out this weeks episode as the guys talk about why poster art is slowly dying. – Books – Links Drew Struzan – Roger Castell – Rob Jones – […]



ARTiculate Episode 32 - Furniture As Art

This week the guys take on furniture. Can furniture be art? At what points does it stop? Can you just make a chair and call it art? The guys discuss who inspired this week’s topic and go into their two favorites (the furniture brand name Kevin talks about is Herman Miller not Eames..sorry) – Books Mentioned on the Show: Flovorwire – Eames – Herman Miller – For […]



ARTiculate Season 2 Episode 26 - "Can You Cheat in Art" ” Did you traced that? You Cheater!” The guys talk about cheating in art and what it really means. Can you cheat? Links: Drew Struzan Man behind the poster – Drew Struzan’s Illustration Art Lesson “Conceiving and Creating the Hellboy Movie Poster Art” Instructional DVD – – Books or drop us a line at : If you like why we’re […]



ARTiculate Episode 23 - The 5 Steps to Drawing Comics

Ever wanted to create a sweet comic of your own? In this season finale the guys break down the 5 key components you need to get started creating your very own comics either digitally or traditionally.



ARTiculate Episode 22 - Artist Sketchbooks Do you carry a sketchbook around with you everywhere? Neither do we. The guys talk about more practical uses of traditional artist sketch books in the days of the digtial smartphones and tablets.



ARTiculate Episode 21 - Graphic Design

By popular demand the guys tackle the subject of graphic design. They dive deeper into the process, the software and how they implement their own traditional methods and style into the dominately digital realm.


Source material

ARTiculate Episode 18 - Source Material

This week the guys talk about finding and using good resource material and discuss the best uses for each type. They cover the internet, books, photos and which is the best.



ARTiculate Episode 16 - Building Flesh Tones

This week the guys take on drawing and painting flesh tones and choosing your palette of colors. They also cover the top things that trip most artists up when trying to create realistic skin tones and how to avoid them.



ARTiculate Episode 11- Artist Interveiw with Jonathan Palmisano

This week Kevin sits down with the very talented artist Jonathan Palmisano and picks his brain on creativity ,influences and the source of his tentacle like art pieces.