Author Archives: Pam Bliss

drawing of the day color special: the wolf in the zen hoodie

OK.  It’s becoming pretty clear that I am having a ridiculous amount of fun playing around with adding color to my drawings of the day.  So the Drawing of the Day Color Special is now officially a Thing.  In order … Continue reading

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my internet idol

This woman is my new internet idol.  I really like her earrings and her hat. The bird is pretty cool as well. Seriously, wouldn’t it be awesome to befriend a giant eagle and have it like you enough to ride … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: old friends

These two are old friends of the blog, having appeared in at least three  previous Best of the Drawing of the Days* (more than any characters outside the Kekionga canon), and they are certainly old friends of my sketchbook, having … Continue reading

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hungarian pepper

Hungarian Pepper (Hot Banana) They possess a medium heat level. (When the grocery store decides/that they need complete sentences/ and that the word “have”/ isn’t classy enough/poetry happens.)

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a very dire composition

There’s a rule of composition called “the Rule of Thirds”, which decrees that compositions divided into thirds, or which place the subject one third of the way across the frame, are more interesting than those divided in half or which … Continue reading

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canada geese on ice

It’s warm for the first of February, but the Other Pond at the Tick Park is still frozen solid enough to hold a gaggle of Canada geese.

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and so it begins

Here’s a welcome sight on the last day of January. A long way to go yet, but it’s a start.

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hulk talk winter

The Hulk voice continues to break through the conventions of Hulk-ku into freer verse: Hulk Talk Winter Winter. Hulk spend day suburbs. Hulk see one more person wear same black fuzzy jacket says “North Face”, Hulk smash something. Why not … Continue reading

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three blue cars

I was digging through my picture files and found three photos I’ve taken of interesting blue cars that don’t have much in common except for color.  Can you identify them? ( Hints: One is painted in its correct national racing … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: my window on the world

The giant skull of an unknown and anatomically unlikely beast, hanging in the entrance of what seems to be a vast cave, half against a starry sky.  In the socket of its wide-open eye, a small figure watches with a … Continue reading

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