Category Archives: Life in Art

Business as Unusual Life in Art Serious Thoughts

May 11, 2015

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I was speaking with my old high school art teacher Mark Briggs yesterday ( he just turned 94 last week and still “sharp as a tack”), and we got on the subject of branding. He said he just learned about … Continue reading

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Animation Business as Unusual Life in Art travels

April 25, 2015

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A Return?  Hmmmm…. I recently went out of town for a large gathering of PBS producers, content creators and local stations ( my friend the very talented Craig Bartlett was there) and I have returned with a new hope and … Continue reading

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Joe Murray Archives Life in Art

February 23, 2015

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Animation Life in Art

January 14, 2015

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I have not been doing interviews lately, but my old high school newspaper ( Leland High School in San Jose) asked for one recently. I thought I would share it here: 1. What advice would you have for students who … Continue reading

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Business as Unusual Life in Art

December 9, 2014

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Right Livelihood What we do as an honest vocation says so much about us. I’ve always tried to go by the eightfold path of Buddhism and “Do no harm” in my vocation. But what I had a hard time with … Continue reading

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Life in Art

November 18, 2014

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Fish Head Progress Life in Art

November 1, 2014

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Is it persistence or insanity? When you are focused on a project, as I have been for years on Fish Head ( with several interruptions  for other life stuff like making babies, making money to pay for films and babies) … Continue reading

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Business as Unusual Life in Art

October 30, 2014

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Business as Unusual Life in Art

October 18, 2014

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Leanin’ Tree Greetings has licensed my art and writing for a line of greeting cards that is scheduled for a June 2015 release to retail.

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Fish Head Progress Life in Art

August 30, 2014

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Yes, but. . . In a delirium. Water heater takes a shit. ( Do teenage girls think it’s the end of the world without showers? Try it and see). Run to my studio to animate some more.  Fish a toy … Continue reading

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