Category Archives: Art Projects

CURE Bear Necessities

Let’s face it: I’m a rare breed to come up with ideas like these. Whether that’s a good or bad thing is up for debate. CURE 5K Bear Video from Katie Gill on Vimeo. Best video I’ve done yet? Perhaps, … Continue reading

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Creators Create

Happy New Year, everyone! I hope the holidays were pleasant, or at least tolerable, for all of you. I know, since a lot of us are struggling in a myriad of ways, these festive times can seem like society is … Continue reading

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The Creative Flow: Where Everything is Connected, And Light And Dark Become Indistinguishable

WARNING: I address a serious topic in this post, so, if you’re looking for something light and cheery, maybe check out this post instead. Sorry, not everything on this blog can be cute and playful. I want there to be … Continue reading

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Wrongway Girlfriend — Behind The Scenes

Welcome back, everyone. The topic today is music. More specifically, mashups and sound manipulation. I have been fiddling around with the sound editing program Audacity, mixing Sublime’s song “Wrong Way” with Robyn’s “Call Your Girlfriend.” My intent has been to … Continue reading

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(Not So) Quick Draw: Land of Opportunity

Here is my latest cartoon, entitled “Land of Opportunity.” I hoped to make it a quick draw, but underestimated the amount of time it would take to construct. Plus, I’m out of practice and wanted to make these drawings as … Continue reading

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Slippy’s Grasp of Core Concepts — Project Completion & Critique

Project complete. Hope you all get a chuckle out of this, regardless of your video game knowledge. As I wrote earlier (see previous post), I used Slippy Toad’s dialogue from Star Fox 64 to make a comic that addresses our … Continue reading

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I’m Coming, I’m Coming, I’m Coming!

Hey, everyone. A lot is going on with me (hopefully leading to good things, fingers crossed), so I’ve been a bit inattentive with the blog. But, I am back at it (remind myself that this art blog is part of … Continue reading

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