[He was drawing a fire-breathing rooster called a bazan, which is a Japanese mythological creature.]
"When I was in art school I wanted to write graphic novels. But then when I got out I realized, that’s a lot of work! I taught as an adjunct for two years at MCA. I worked a 9 to 5 job, in the art world, but still, 9 to 5. I had to quit after three months. It just wasn’t me. I do freelance illustration now, mostly for country-wide publications, nothing local. Sometimes I do projects like murals or commissioned portraits; that’s always a lot of fun. Doing caricatures is fun too, and it’s good drawing practice!"