Danes are a whiny bunch. There, I said it. We have a tendency to always see the glass as half empty. Optimism and unmotivated smiling is not so much frowned upon, but more seen as some sort of denial or half-religious craziness, reserved for hippies and people who sell HerbaLife. The rest of us know […]
I spent a day at Periscope Studio here in Portland yesterday, enjoying the company of some very talented people. I met writer Jeremy Barlow in San Diego last year and we have kept in touch. Yesterday I was finally able to buy him that beer I had been promising. It was great to talk storytelling […]
If you own an iPad or a device like it, you will be pleased to know that The Devil’s Concubine is now available as digital download! Please share the happy news with everyone. Copy/paste this link:http://www.comixology.com/The-Devils-Concubine/comics-series/8475 – Posted using BlogPress from my iPad
First day of three-day writing workshop at the Danish Film School. Learning from a pro writer and working on our own projects, using some of the tools we’re introduced to along the way. Highly inspirational. The goal: To finish the first draft of a crime novel for teens I’m working on and hopefully stumble over […]
Danish comics site Nummer 9 has put up a small interview with yours truly, about my working methods, current projects etc. In Danish. Check it out here: http://nummer9.dk/artikler/pa-tegnebordet-palle-schmidt/
National Danish newspaper Politiken picked up on this morning’s press release. Thanks, guys!
Yesterday: Meeting with a film director for coffee, meeting at the Danish Film Workshop about a treatment of mine, then of to the Danish Art Council for a meet about the structure of the organization and how to apply for grants for comic book projects. Entering the palace-like structure, we almost tumbled into Per Arnoldi, all […]
Well, this is sort of an art blog, right? Here’s a picture my 5-year old daughter drew in Photoshop with my Wacom board after about ten minutes of practice. Boy, do I feel old. And very proud. According to my daughter, that’s me in the middle.
Christmas snuck up on me again… But I did manage to send out a few Christmas cards. If you didn’t get one, here’s what it looks like. See you back here in 2011. Please note the new and simpler url: http://www.palleschmidt.com/
My graphic novel “The Devil’s Concubine” is coming out in the US next year. I’m celebrating by cleaning the bathroom, having a coffee and changing the language on this blog to English. While we’re anxiously waiting for my international career to take off, here’s a look at my next book, “Stiletto”, a spin-off more than a […]