What does it take to get into car design or automotive/transportation design school? In this video I’ll talk about 4 things you should focus on right now. Those 4 things are: 1. Build a strong portfolio: Get rid of your sports car concepts and focus on problem-solving designs! 2. Do your research: Know about the […]
I’m having a contest. That’s right, a full-on, internet-enabled, contest where the winner is literally mailed a goodie bag of awesome things. Instead of rambling on with written prose just watch me explain it here: You in? If so just scoot on over to my Facebook page and post your pic. Deadline is January 20th, […]
If you’ve watched my “How to Draw Flames” videos (see below) then you probably want to sit down and start practicing. So go ahead and get some paper and just start but if you want some practice sheets that you can look at, trace or just glue to your bathroom mirror then please download these […]
I just finished editing a series I did over the summer on how to Plasti-Dip spray to black things out on your car. In these videos I used Plasti-Dip on my dash, my wife’s minivan, sunglasses and even taillights using the Smoke spray. Check them out and let me know if you want some more […]
I just launched a new set of videos about how to paint your car plus some other car-customizing goodies. Here’s a list of all the videos below: – All about sparkle paint – Sandpaper and what grits to you (and how to screw it all up!) – Star Trek murals – Casino in the trunk […]
Hey everyone just letting you know we had a HARDCORE month of cranking out videos. Here’s a list of all the stuff the Pumthuggee Underground produced in the last 30 days: 2 Marshall McLuhan tutorial videos A 3 part set of How To Draw Cars videos. First part teaches perspective and design, second part teaches […]
What are some design projects you’ve been a part of and with what companies? All of my recent design work has been with Ford Motor Company. I’ve worked on the exterior designs of the 2005 Ford Mustang, 2005 Ford Fusion, 2008 Ford Edge, 2008 Lincoln MKX, 2010 Mercury Milan and 2010 Lincoln MKZ, as well […]
Hey everyone we just completed a very detailed training video series on auto vinyl graphics. In this 3 part video series we will cover all the information you need to design and apply vinyl graphics to your car! This is a lot easier than painting your car if you’re going for custom graphics and don’t want to get messy or find a huge garage to paint it. If you’ve seen any of the “The Fast and the Furious” movie or been to any car shows then chances are you’ve seen some pretty amazing vinyl graphics. Vinyl is basically a huge bumper sticker with images and graphics printed right on it. You need to design it on the computer, get it printed then apply. There are a lot of tips, tricks and techniques that you’ll need to know so make sure you watch every second of these training videos! Here’s a link to the playlist where you can see all 3 videos. Go!