• How Becoming a Pancake Artist Turned Me Into a Full-Stack Developer – Pt. 2 by Benjamin Daniel (03/15/2021) If you haven’t read Part 1, you may want to backtrack a bit and give it a glance, for the sake of context… Or not. Totally up to you. 🙂 Alright, we’ve got the site up. Everything seems to work like a real web page. What else is there to do? It works now, it’ll […] Posted In: Dancakes Stories
  • How Becoming a Pancake Artist Turned Me Into a Full-Stack Developer Pt. 1 by Benjamin Daniel (03/06/2021) It wasn’t supposed to be this way. At no point in time during my journey to becoming a full-time pancake artist did anyone ask, “Hey, do you know anything about web development?”. Yet, here we are, 6 years into a being a professional pancake artist and 3 years into being a full-stack developer. I’ll take […] Posted In: Dancakes Stories
  • The World’s First Pancake Art NFT: What That Is, How I Made It, and Why I Think It Matters by Daniel Drake (02/14/2021) It’s my 31st birthday today! Instead of meandering about the implications of being ‘in my thirties’, I decided to mint the world’s first Pancake Art NFT.  In this post I want to talk about NFTs – Non-Fungible Tokens – and I  want to explain what they are, how they work, why I minted one, and […] Posted In: Dancakes Stories
  • Have Yourself a Merry Little Timelapse by Dancakes Patreon (01/13/2021) Our studio is still closed this week as we ride out some illness with the good ol’ combo of ginger ale and saltines. Until then, enjoy a timelapse that was made in honor of Hayao Miyazaki in celebration of his birthday last week! Posted In: Patreon Posts
  • The New Year: A Contemplation. by Daniel Drake (01/07/2021) Hmm. Need more coffee. Okay. It is…what, January 4th? 4 days into the unknown forests of the two-thousand-and-twenty-first year of our lord and savior baby Christ Jesus amen. I’m sitting here and laughing because the only word – er, sound – that’s coming to mind right now is: “Ugh.” For those not immediately connected to […] Posted In: Dancakes Updates
  • What should I make? | Lo fi hip hop pancake art to relax / chill to | Joy of Pancakes ep. 49 Pancakes for Passion and/or Profit by Jeremy J. (01/04/2021) Happy Holidays, Happy New Year, and Merry Crimbo…Crisis…is that right? Eh, will figure it out later. The gang took a short holiday break the past few days and now is resuming pancake production. Dan’s done a few of the past streams, combining a few viewer prompts with his own choices. Dan used part of a […] Posted In: Joy of Pancakes
  • lofi hip hop pancake art to study/relax to | #lofigirlchristmas | Joy of Pancakes ep. 45 Making Lofi Art to Hifi Screams by Jeremy J. (12/17/2020) Monday’s Joy of Pancakes was a multi-purpose project. First, wanted to join in on a contest that ChilledCow, the channel behind the lofi beats to relax and study to, where artists were to incorporate the mascot female character into original art. As Ben has done in the past, Dan created an original sketch to then […] Posted In: Joy of Pancakes
  • Professional Pancake Artist Take YOUR Request... LIVE! | Dancakes In Studio EP31 Welcome to the Griddle, Daniel Ben Daniel by Jeremy J. (12/16/2020) Our Sunday request stream was led by as was in studio providing batter-making ASMR for pieces he was going to work on the next day (spoiler alert, you can see them here!). The holidays were in the air as in addition to the usual nerdy and unique requests, we had a few festive additions to […] Posted In: Livestreams
  • Making Some Totally Insaney Panimaniacs | Joy of Pancakes Ep. 40 Feeling Froggy with the Franco-Mendez Bros. by Jeremy J. (12/14/2020) For this post we’re going weekly as we summarize Dana’s past three Joy of Pancakes. The first stream started out with a work task as the crew aimed to join in on the Animaniacs Intro Meme. After making the Warner Bros. and the Warner Sister, proceeded to make a freehanded ice fox piece, revisiting a […] Posted In: Joy of Pancakes
  • JOP EP41 – “My ganglia remain unconvinced” by Benjamin Daniel (12/05/2020) “What time is the stream supposed to start?” Dana inquired. I replied, with all the confidence of an untrained lion tamer, “Ummmm… In…. 4 minutes.”  This exchange was happening while sitting at one of our editing bays, endlessly scrolling through images, looking for an ounce of inspiration for the stream that obviously wasn’t starting in […] Posted In: Joy of Pancakes