Elias Melendez, Author at Gambit's Ink's Posts

Uncle George

  • May 10, 2022
Uncle George

It’s May 2022 and I’m about to go set up my table at the comic store to greet comic fans and spend a wonderful day amongst other artists. I love FCBD, you get the chance to meet other artists and share your work with fun wonderful people. And did I mention you also get FREE comics? Days like these I remember why I love what I do. To create worlds and characters capable of doing amazing and wonderful things. I get to see kids in awe when they see me draw something on a piece of paper. It’s like they’re watching real magic happening before them. Growing up in PR finding comics wasn’t...

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Featured Collection: For Music Lovers

  • May 4, 2022
Featured Collection: For Music Lovers

Hello!It’s that time of the month when I present yo you this month’s Featured Collection. Every month I’ll be showing you a new collection of artwork available in t-shirts and other products at my RedBubble Store. This month’s collection is for the music lover. All art in this collection is inspired by a song or in some cases ideas and images that come to my head while playing my instruments. Any fans of Motörhead here? “Love Me Forever” was inspired by Motörhead‘s song of the same name. The bass guitar is modeled after a Rickenbacker bass, the same model used by Lemmy....

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Puerto Rico Comic Con ’22

  • April 27, 2022
Puerto Rico Comic Con ’22

Hello and welcome back! Now that I've had a week to wind down and decompress it’s time to put some things I've had in my head since the convention into writing. Join me while I ramble away! What a weekend, got to see a lot of people I hadn't seen in a while. Some I don't even remember their name, but I was still happy to see them! I apologize, I’m not good with names, but I promise I loved seeing you all. Got to try and test new things, from set up to what I put on the table. Out are were the small prints in are the high quality canvas posters. These high quality posters help...

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Impera

  • March 11, 2022
Impera

At this point I’m just going to accept I have an obsession. Impera was released today and I LOVE IT!! I’m going to listen to it again, in the meantime here’s a sketch I’ve been wanting to share with you for a while!

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A Ritual In Denver

  • March 11, 2022
A Ritual In Denver

Hello! And thank you for coming back! And to those that just got here and missed the previous post click here. Go ahead, I’ll wait for you. As I promised in my last post, I will tell you about my experience and what I got out if it. To save time and not have you read a million words I will go through my favorite songs only. There will be some links to videos and pictures. Where were we? Here we are just walking out from meeting Papa Emeritus IV *insert excitment .GIF here* and we are ready for the show! After taking a few minutes to grab a beer and compose ourselves, we headed...

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Featured Collection: Life In Decay

  • March 11, 2022
Featured Collection: Life In Decay

This month’s featured collection is called Life In Decay. I started this project for the fall of 2020, it has evolved quite a bit since then. One thing Is constant with this theme, tho bones and mushrooms. Two things I’ve always found fascinating together. Check out some of the products available here. Lily Lily Classic t-shirt Life In Decay Pink Roses Share with your friends and loved ones and as always, thank you very much for your support and love. To visit the store click here

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An Anointed Experience

  • February 8, 2022
An Anointed Experience

Hello! do you have a minute to talk about His Eminence, Papa Emaritus IV? For those of you not familiar, Papa Emeritus is the is the vocalist for the band Ghost which has been an obsession of mine since 2013, when they released the If You Have Ghost EP. But it was their third album Meliora that really got me, specially the track He Is. This track is directly responsible for the inspiration of one of my drawings of the same name. “He Is” Last year I got the chance to get VIP tickets which included a meet and greet with Papa Emeritus. I thought about it long and hard for about 3 seconds...

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Featured Collection

  • February 5, 2022
Featured Collection

Hello! I know it’s been a month now, but happy new year!! Alright! now that we got that out of the way I want to show you this month’s Featured Collection in my Redbubble store. Every month I’ll be featuring a different collection from the store and show you some of the designs and products available. This month it’s Aleister’s turn. if you follow my social media or have read my comic then you’re familiar with my beautiful fluff monster Aleister and if you're not, then let me introduce you to Lady Aleister Bubastis. Black Aleister Premium Scoop T-shirt Moon Cat Premium Scoop...

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Living The Dream

  • December 3, 2021

Evolving and Growing

  • November 1, 2021

Hi! Today starts a I start a new chapter in my life book and I am thrilled, scared and anxious at the same time. If you’re a long time follower you might be familiar my journey so far, but for those that are new keep reading and catch up. I moved to FL in 2015 from PR, a huge change in my life. Worked for 3 years at tattoo studio in the mall(the one with the name of the Renaissance painter), then worked at private studio in Merritt Island, the one with the orange and most recently I’ve been at 13 Waves Tattoo in Cocoa Beach formerly known as Aces High. I’ve been at the Cocoa Beach...

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