Edit: I'm happy to say that freelance has been going well, and since Big Huge was picked up by 38 Studios, I've been on as a remote contractor with them. Good stuff!
Well, its been a bit since I've written an update, and plenty has happened since the last one.
I was unfortunately laid off at my job at Big Huge Games, along with about 50 others. Upsides include that I had to bite the bullet and get a new laptop (its niiiice), and also my artwork got featured on the Kotaku website when they did their story on the game that we will no longer be making. I guess that's life though, roll with the punches and take the good with the bad.
First of all, the big reason I am writing this journal is to encourage anyone interested in conversation/debate about "fantasy art" to check out my most recent post at my blog: http://mcleannews.blogspot.com I'm trying to treat my blog as a combo eye-candy/food-for-thought type of situation. This is the first time I've written something like this in a while, and its short, but I really kind of enjoyed it. I am going to brainstorm on some different ideas for the coming months. We'll see how it goes.
Nextly: I gotz a job a little over 2 months ago! I'm working up in Baltimore at Big Huge Games under THQ. Its nice, we're working on an undisclos