Monday, November 21, 2011

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

New Testament Sketches 8

James was our resident scriptorian. If anyone had a question about how something happened in the scriptures, he was the go-to guy. He's also an accomplished illustrator. Here's a link to his iStock illustration portfolio.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

New Testament Sketches 7

This is one of my favorite sketches from set. Jason the Assistant Director. He later corrected me on the sunflower seeds; it was actually gum he was always chewing. All the other details are entirely accurate.

Apart from being a cool guy, Jason was also known for his signature, "Rolling rolling, quiet please!" to shush the cast and crew.

Monday, November 14, 2011

A Break from NT Project: Walking

Whenever I hit a creative roadblock, I go for a walk. It helps shake loose the thoughts that have been caking themselves onto the sides of my brain. Here are some thoughts from today's jaunt. Sorry if you can't read the chicken scratch.

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

New Testament Sketches 5

Dave, who played Caiaphas, probably has the best voice of anyone since Christopher Lee. He also had a really cool – and very imposing – costume. Oh, and in his day job, Dave is an architect.

Saturday, November 5, 2011

New Testament Sketches 4

Sleeping on set is entirely normal, and it sometimes happens in the oddest places. This is one of the actors napping on a very hard staircase.

Friday, November 4, 2011

New Testament Sketch 3

Ben: widely regarded as possessing the best beard ever. Not only did his beard look like actual head hair, but it flowed like Charlton Heston only dreamed.

Thursday, November 3, 2011

New Testament Sketch 2

Here's a quick image of Alex, the ever-helpful, prepared, and really nice Production Assistant Extraordinaire!