I am currently writing a story called “Seven Leagues Further” that is meant to be an exploration on the spiritual gifts, and what they are for. It’s been a long journey from my original intent for this story. In the beginning, my brain-child was that I’d create a story using elements from every dream I … More Spiritual Gifts and Comics
Since November of 2015, I’ve been slowly going through my ESV journalling Bible and illustrating a page at a time. Here’s some things that I’ve learned about illustrating! … More Bible Illustration Evolution!
Thank you so much to all of you incredibly faithful readers of my WordPress blog, following my unfaithful entries. 😉 I am now going to continue my blogging from Kylart.biz, rendering my WordPress blog dead. It pretty much was dead already, to be honest. Goodbye, skylarksadventures. You were so neglected that I doubt you’ll be … More Time to move
The Big Lesson: Two weeks ago during a typhoon, my laptop suddenly died. “This is fine.” I thought to myself. “I have been without a laptop before. God will provide. No big deal.” However, forty-five minutes later I was fighting back panic. What was I going to do – stuck in my house during a … More A big lesson and a little gift:
Hello, Everyone! It pleases me to announce the END of SoCAM 2016! What a crazy six months it has been. As you know, the first three months consisted of the “Lecture Phase” portion of the school, and the last three months were the “Production Phase,” where we put to use our new cartooning knowledge and … More August Newsletter
Hello Everyone! I thought I’d give a little update on what kind of things I’ve been doing lately. My day-to-day activities consist mainly of sitting in front of my computer and drawing, drawing, drawing. I don’t know if you know this, but animation is actually a lot of work. Whereas in film you can just … More Kyla’s Current Events:
Since I’ve arrived here in Taiwan, I have experienced about two months of ministry There have been lots of ups and downs, but with an overall sense of “yes, this is good and where I am supposed to be.” Something you may not know is that living overseas is actually just normal life, but somewhere else. … More On being one color on two different backgrounds…
This week I got to live the dream. Well, maybe not THE dream… But MY dream. 😀 We started the week off with a lesson that I adapted from THIS blog entry: “My life, and a reflection on the art therein.” I wanted my class to know a bit about me as an artist before … More Figure Drawing!
This week I saw a lot of pride in myself. We were discussing contextualization, culture, worldview, and other deeply personal topics, and I found myself feeling horribly offended and attacked. I also felt an overwhelming desire to be Right, and to have the last word on everything. I felt like Elihu, Job’s youngest friend: “For … More Another Answered Prayer
Today I learned about several very useful links for taking gospel media presentations and using them to reach out to unreached people groups. I wanted to share them with you. I especially want to share them with my Canadian friends, because in the West, there are hundreds of people groups coming to YOU. Are they … More Useful tools for evangelizing