JQ's Sketchblog
Cover to Serenity, vol. I of the Ascension sagaSame assignment/commission. More details to the novel in the future. =) 

Cover to Serenity, vol. I of the Ascension saga
Same assignment/commission. More details to the novel in the future. =) 

Digital Painting assignment for a scene within a book. I took upon the request of an actual client…. this is from Serenity, vol. I of the Ascension saga. Will try to let you know when the book sees release! =)

Digital Painting assignment for a scene within a book. I took upon the request of an actual client…. this is from Serenity, vol. I of the Ascension saga.
Will try to let you know when the book sees release! =)

Another commission for The Lost Room
This is the alternative, Bay Area flyer. It is going to be a Japanese/Visual-Kei themed club night, Thur, Feb 9. Will be guest DJing that night too. =) Link: Complete FlyerFB Links: The Lost Room | Event Night RSVP

Another commission for The Lost Room

This is the alternative, Bay Area flyer. It is going to be a Japanese/Visual-Kei themed club night, Thur, Feb 9. Will be guest DJing that night too. =) 
Link: Complete Flyer
FB Links: The Lost Room | Event Night RSVP

Quick digital painting study on new laptop, a neighborhood house in SF during Xmas time. … Merry belated Christmas.  

Quick digital painting study on new laptop, a neighborhood house in SF during Xmas time. 
… Merry belated Christmas.  

Final (situation and environment)Ref photo I took of dark cabaret act, Vermillion Lies, at SF’s Edwardian Ball ‘08, in the Great American Music Hall.The original painting is a loooot less vibrant (in fact, it’s very dark), but my dad’s camera took it this way and well, I realllly liked it, it looks better, so =P lolOil on canvas, 24”x30”

Final (situation and environment)
Ref photo I took of dark cabaret act, Vermillion Lies, at SF’s Edwardian Ball ‘08, in the Great American Music Hall.
The original painting is a loooot less vibrant (in fact, it’s very dark), but my dad’s camera took it this way and well, I realllly liked it, it looks better, so =P lol
Oil on canvas, 24”x30”

Munich and WinterSubmission to a contest - won 2nd place runners-up!

Munich and Winter
Submission to a contest - won 2nd place runners-up!

Commission for The Lost Room
The Lost Room is a gothic/industrial club night in Stockton, CA, held every 2nd Thurs. This is the Sept 8 flyer (my bday!). It may become the club’s official image. Link: Complete flyer, words formatted by Lucid Luminos. FB Links: The Lost Room | Event Night RSVP

Commission for The Lost Room

The Lost Room is a gothic/industrial club night in Stockton, CA, held every 2nd Thurs. This is the Sept 8 flyer (my bday!). It may become the club’s official image.
Link: Complete flyer, words formatted by Lucid Luminos.
FB Links: The Lost Room | Event Night RSVP

Commission for Monster Jukebox.
If you’re in NoCal, Monster Jukebox is a Rockabilly/Punk club night in Stockton, held every 4th Thur. This is the June 30 flyer.Link: Complete flyer, words formatted by Lucid LuminosFB Links: Monster Jukebox | Event Night RSVP

Commission for Monster Jukebox.

If you’re in NoCal, Monster Jukebox is a Rockabilly/Punk club night in Stockton, held every 4th Thur. This is the June 30 flyer.
Link: Complete flyer, words formatted by Lucid Luminos
FB Links: Monster Jukebox | Event Night RSVP

Thy & RemSubmitted for a contest a long time ago, got a runners-up, but looking back at this now (w/ some formal education), it’s a mess. I’m proud of the details, but they leave no clear focal pt, plus anatomy (even stylized) and perspective issues (at least I took on this challenging angle!)

Thy & Rem
Submitted for a contest a long time ago, got a runners-up, but looking back at this now (w/ some formal education), it’s a mess. I’m proud of the details, but they leave no clear focal pt, plus anatomy (even stylized) and perspective issues (at least I took on this challenging angle!)

An experiment in my then new-style. But proportions (even stylized) and perspective are rather off. I intend to re-draw this in the future.

An experiment in my then new-style. But proportions (even stylized) and perspective are rather off. I intend to re-draw this in the future.