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Don't Mess with Joel Nakamura's Gojira

Here is a new Godzilla-inspired piece by Joel Nakamura that he created it for an upcoming show at the Stranger Factory in Albequerque, NM this September.  15 more words


QuadFamily Road Trip Day 6

Absolutely great day today; saw some amazing things and met some great people. Since we didn’t get the chance to explore Santa Fe last night, we spent the first part of our day at the Santa Fe Plaza, which in itself is a bit of a tourist trap, but if you look past all the jewelry stores, there are some really cool street performers, interesting exhibits, and other cool little places that are worth checking out at some point, whether or not you’re a tourist. 504 more words

Joel Nakamura illustrates Powerpuff Girls

Joel Nakamura is taking part in an upcoming group show which is a collaborative exhibition being put together by Mark Murphy and the Cartoon Network… 70 more words


Joel Nakamura illustration for Sandalista Flip flops

Joel Nakamura‘s artwork is now available on shoes!  Sandalista, the makers of custom flip-flops, has licensed some of Joel’s images for use on their unique sandals.  80 more words


Joel Nakamura article on Vibrant Climate

There’s a great article about Joel Nakamura on the blog, Vibrant Climate.

“A celebrated illustrator and fine artist who has made his home in Santa… 82 more words


Eater of Bad Dreams Illustration by Joel Nakamura

This is a new piece by Joel Nakamura, and it is his interpretation of “Baku“.  Baku are Japanese supernatural beings that devour dreams and nightmares, and they have a long history in Japanese folklore and art. 75 more words


Joel Nakamura studio visit

So what does Joel Nakamura do while waiting for paint to dry? Practices with his bokken of course. You can see more of Joel’s work at joelnakamura.com.