My cohost for this episode of Gweek is my old friend Barry McWilliams, a designer/art director who has turned me on to a great many wonderful books, comics, games, apps, drawing tools, and so on. In this episode, Barry has a ton of recommendations for cool stuff:
Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School
Cartoon Colour Company
Supergods, by Grant Morrison
Mutants and Mystics, by Jeffrey J. Kripal
Dungeon Quest: Book 1, by Joe Daly
Ready Player One audiobook read by Wil Wheaton
Pixelovely Gesture Drawing Tool
Love Castle pose reference
Stu Maschwitz's post on storyboarding with an iPad & Penultimate
Wacom Bamboo Stylus
Stephen Silver's Posebook, iPhone & iPad
Zeo Sleep Monitor
Pentel Pocket Brush Pen
Follow Barry on Twitter!
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Our guest this week is Maggie Tokuda Hall. She writes books for children and stories for adults.
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