Opinion – Nerdrage goes to far Ben Affleck Death threats over casting for the next Batman/Superman movie #Batfleck

I am Batman by Nick Davis

I am Batman by Nick Davis

What is a fan? It is after all short for fanatic, but what is fanatic…

fanatic [fəˈnætɪk]

n

1. a person whose enthusiasm or zeal for something is extreme or beyond normal limits
2. Informal a person devoted to a particular hobby or pastime; fan a jazz fanatic

adj a variant of fanatical

As fan’s we are devoted to our hobby be it reading, drawing or creating, but as fan’s we can let ourselves down and over the casting of the next Batman I am ashamed to say it has gone to far. The rant begins after the jump… Continue reading

I want to share with you the joy of art… How hard can that be?

Daisy by Nick Davis

Daisy by Nick Davis

Well… It seems pretty damn hard especially when your attached to a nonchalant Michael’s Store that has no real interest in running classes. I’ll figure this out I didn’t jump all those Grumbacher hoops for nothing. Even if I have to do this out of my own home I will share the joy of art and what it did to help me.

The Royal Birth and if you care it is a Prince!

Catherine, William and Baby CambridgeMonday was an interesting time on twitter and facebook, a good chunk of the social media sphere was alight with the news that Prince William and his wife, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge were heading to St. Mary’s Hospital; and that Catherine was in labor. Continue reading

So where are we now?

Me and my Kids on Fathers Day

Me and my Kids on Fathers Day

Been a couple of weeks since I last posted to my blog. I’ve used this time to collectively get my breath, write, draw and generally just take a little break from the exhausting Kickstarter campaign that was the Teddy Bear Tales new comic book – Tristan & the Cuddly Defenders. I am also getting ready for a brand new job and what looks like a new chapter in my life. Continue reading

Matt Smith stands down from Eleventh Doctor Who the era of the bow tie is over…

matt-smithIt was going to happen eventually, but now it is official Matt Smith is officially leaving his role as the Eleventh Doctor and will be leaving Doctor Who after the Christmas special (click here for BBC America source). I was wondering when he was going to vacate the role, we have had over the last season a pretty poor Doctor Who show, though no fault of Matt who has carried some pretty ropey writing and shown no matter the material he can make it fly. It is though a good time for Matt to leave and the timing might bring some of its lost viewers back. Continue reading