Tuesday, August 25, 2015


Jungle Sketches

mentor-ship has been doing a lot of jungle sketches of late , Its nice when the students inspire you to sketch a bit.
note: the first image above I did record myself during the process. you can purchase the gumroad here :)
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been really busy , i usually upload stuff on my artstation now , but I gotta keep the blog going!!
love you all !!

Monday, June 15, 2015

Forest Test 3

really having fun exploring different tech . Looking at traditoinal painters , robh ruppel , jaime jones, and many more . Each avenue that I explore provides a little nugget of information that I can take with me to my future paintings . Will still probably do some for fun offline . But noW gotta get back to 3D

you can see better version here

also few spots left in the mentorship. if you guys are interested message me or john ribera smile emoticon

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Cloud Game!

trying to up my cloud game!

anywyas sorry for the lack of posts , I have been doing stuff , but now a days I post on my art station here

and also my instagram for sketches and stuff

I will try to take some of those images and post em here to keep you guys updated , but if you want to see updated work as soon as I do them . My art station and Instagram is probably the best place to look.

peace yall



Saturday, March 21, 2015

Rear-view Nights

Rearview Nights from kalen chock on Vimeo.

here we are again . so many things have happened since 2012 and I cant even begin to write it all out. Learning a lot about my art , myself , and what it is important to my success and most of all my happiness. I can admit that when I was on my art grind I made a lot of sacrifices, being a good friend , being a good son , being a good bf. Looking back at those moments I realized I could balanced those things in my life better. I hope thats something I can improve on in the future 
2015 I think may be a big a year , only time can tell . But this video is a compliation of random memories throughout my life. Looking back at it I cannot stress how lucky and grateful I am to have the opportunities presented before me : ) 

Monday, February 2, 2015

Texture demo

quick 30 minute texture demo done for my mentor-ship students , explaining different ways to use texture and common problems people run into when using them.

mostly my students were running into a distance/contrast problem with their work , so this was showing how to pick the right kind of texture for the correct distance in correlation to your painting

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Messing around

messing around with different kinds of photo texture :)

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Liege Updates

If you haven't been on the Liege blog or kickstarter page , then you may have missed some updates , so I decided to post some of the work I have been doing for the game . still grinding away an usual . Will try more to keep my blog updated !!

Mentorship Demo

Demo for my mentorship students on working with 3D-Blockouts : )


soooo yeah been busy as you can tell with liege / mentor-ship / teaching . time flies !!! so not as much personal work . I will post some liege stuff I have been working on soon!

anyways if you have digital tutors check out the tutorial at

if you don't I will be giving away a few passes during the next robotpencil stream . ( we usually do that on Fridays in the afternoon , check Anthony Jones fb for posts about it )

anyways until next time!


So CGMA has been kind of enough to offer me my own class! Such an amazing honor ( since theyre are so many heavy hitters who teach there) definitely have some big shoes to fill .

There're are only a few spots left . sign up ! :)

Messing around

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Failed Gumroad

video got corrupted..................:/

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Sci Fi Spit Balling

Fun gumroad tutorial I did recently . Check it out along with some others here!

Mentor-ship Demo



Monday, October 20, 2014


Mixing old and new techniques . Trying to establish the things I liked from my 2009-2012 self that I can incorporate to my current (2014-2015) self.

I think a lot of it for me was being less fearless. I think when I was learning I was more open to trying to new things and really do anything and everything. I think over time I became a little less edgy . I want to see if I can bring that back into my work but with a higher quality and execution.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Destiny Fan Art

some destiny fan art ....... need to stop playing this game. hatechu bungie :) . I need to get work done lolol

Sunday, September 7, 2014


from Anthony Jones U-Stream event/ Thanks to all who came out. Finally had time to finish up today. Would have spent more time but its football and my fantasy league got its first win. Anyways here is the link to the psd fo FREE SON!!!

Monday, August 25, 2014

Confidence with Color

Released a new gumroad tutorial for beginners. Explaining how to gain a little more confidence in colors. Very brief 2 hour video. I hope you like it : )


Saturday, August 23, 2014

Free Session

Thanks for all the gumroad love , as a thank you is a free video! hope you all enjoy : check the link below

Wednesday, August 13, 2014