An Update on Francis Tsai... by francis001, journal
An Update on Francis Tsai...
As some of you know, I was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) back in 2010. This is a fatal degenerative nerve disease with no known cause or cure. It affects people in different ways but typically ends in total paralysis and death due to respiratory failure, unless you undergo some invasive body modification procedures to help prevent that. Being an illustrator/co
ncept artist, naturally it took my arms and hands first. I haven't held a pencil since early 2011. Bummer, but I discovered I could use an iPhone with my toes. I figured out how to use the Brushes app and made a handful of paintings. My toes have since lost the dexterity fo
just wanted to drop a quick note. i havent been too diligent lately in posting new art and replying to all your questions and comments (although i do read them all). for that i apologize. i'm dealing with some health issues at the moment that are preventing me from drawing/painting and playing music, my two great passions in life. i dont want to get into much more detail than that for the moment. lets just say I gots some stuff on my plate right now but hope to be back in the saddle someday soon!
y'all take care.