Category Archives: creativity

New Armour Tie Design

I had a client as me to make a new tie for him, and decided to do a new design. This one turned out fantastic! I decided to redesign the back of these, so that they are more stable, as … Continue reading

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Handbuilt Melamine Terrarium

This was actually kind of fun to build! My son needed another terrarium for his lizards, since bearded dragons cannot be housed together. If they are, they tend to bite each other, fight, and even eat parts of one another. … Continue reading

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2015 Calgary Comic Expo

A fun time was had at this year’s Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo, where I had a table in the artists’ alley. At the table I had, of course, copies of Mythic Hero, but also sold some of my hand-made … Continue reading

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Mythic Hero Fantast RPG

I’ve finally gotten my fantasy role playing game completed. Well, at least the writing portion of it. Of course the lion’s share of this project is the writing! The book could be used exactly as it is. and that’s cool. … Continue reading

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Current Projects

Yes, I’m really busy!Besides currently working¬†full-time¬†doing accounting (how’s that again?), and studying part-time, I have a few creative projects on the go… I’m doing a pair of gauntlets for someone in the USA. These will be nicer than those that … Continue reading

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The Grant Writing Process

I recently applied for a grant from the Edmonton Arts Council. This is the first time I’ve ever applied for a grant, and it feels kind of odd. There’s a little bit of anxiety around it… And a lot of … Continue reading

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Creating an Accurate Historical Armour Pattern

I recently completed a Wisby #22 coat of plates for a client. This is an accurate reproduction of a 14th century body protection that would have been worn by a horseman (in all likelihood). The making of this armour took … Continue reading

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Finding Inspiration

I sometimes get the question of where I get my ideas from. I honestly have a hard time explaining this to people, because I get my ideas from everything around me! The things my kids say and do, dreams I … Continue reading

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