July 11, 2020

DESIGNING IN THE WORLD OF COVID19

2020 has been a pretty awful year what with the pandemic and the world on the verge of collapse, but during this time, I've been hard at work on all my games to some extent. I've also taken some time to learn new skills and develop my c...

June 25, 2020

GETTING GOOD AT GRADIENTS

For this Design Time I wanted to take a moment to discuss making good gradients. When designers are starting design, there are fundamentals that are important to understand. Color theory is one of those fundamentals that will help your art and...

May 17, 2020

MILESTONE REACHED: ADVENTURERS COMPLETE!

I have been really bad about updates on how Zadarra progress is going. That is primarily because life has been flipped upside down by COVID-19, and I have spent most of my free time hunkering down on art - mastering my Cintiq. Bi...

April 22, 2020

Milestone Reached: Ancestors Complete!

Yay for milestones. I have just finished all the ancestors for Trolltem Poles as well as a couple of secret ones for the Kickstarter *wink* *wink*. That only leaves the two remaining pieces of hero art, the cover/box design, and th...

March 6, 2020

THE FATE WEAVER'S SHOP IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Welcome to the first development diary for Fate Weaver Zadarra and her Unfortunate Misfortune (FWAHZUM)! As I wrap up various elements of Trolltem Poles, I found some time to start a new project. It's always fun to start somet...

February 22, 2020

Offerings Fit for the Ancestors

Well, after a long and crazy year, all the offerings for Trolltem Poles are complete. When I started the offerings, I thought it wouldn't take this long, and that I was pretty fast in creating vector art. I am pretty fast, but I didn't th...