Artist Spotlight: Bastien Deharme
08 Nov 2015

If you’ve seen this year’s Spectrum cover you might recognize the work of this month’s artist spotlight recipient: Bastien Lecouffe Deharme. Bastien, or B for short, is a young french illustrator of the sci-fi and fantasy genre. With his signature dark themes, Bastien offers us an intriguing look at the female form filtered through the subtle lens of abstraction. His painterly technique—often indistinguishable from traditional... Read more

Crit Corner Birthday Celebration Part 2
20 Sep 2015

Part two of the birthday celebration is up! For those just joining us, a couple of weeks ago I posted a call for entries for a free critique session as a way to give back to those who have followed my journey as an artist. Below is round two of the images that were posted (for round one, go here). It’s my hope to... Read more

Crit Corner Birthday Celebration Part 1
10 Sep 2015

Welcome to our first crit corner of the year! Hurray! It’s my hope that I can make this a regular occurrence as a way to give back to the art community. My goal is not to proclaim myself as the almighty critic–far from it. Instead the following suggestions are just that, suggestions. Sometimes a piece just needs a pair of fresh eyes and an outside... Read more