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comics and cartooning

the twins/tutor series

“The twins with their new tutor, in the lab, with Abacus, Boiling Henry and the Thing.” As we restart the weekly “Best of the Drawing of the Day” feature, here is the latest outing in the Twins/Tutor series, which has … Continue reading

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portrait of a (flying) junkyard rat

Among my convention table toys is a rubber squeaky rat I got at the dollar store one Halloween.  The plan is to fit him with wings and make him into a flying junkyard rat like the ones in Kekionga.  This … Continue reading

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more! syd

Since The Goldenrod Snit  established Sydney Van Cleef, (affectionately known as Syd) as a canon member of the Kekionga cast, I decided last weekend to draw a sort-of-official portrait of him as my drawing of the day.  I don’t have … Continue reading

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notes on “the goldenrod snit”

By now, you’ve all had a chance to read The Goldenrod Snit— if you missed it, you can start with page one here.  I really enjoyed making this minicomic– it’s been way too long since I made a classic eight … Continue reading

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the goldenrod snit- the end!

Thanks you for reading along in this silly experiment in comics storytelling!  Tomorrow: the story of this comic, the Snit explained, and comments answered.

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snit, page 7

And the plot, such as it is, is resolved.  That’s the thing about the eight page mini as a story form– you have to get in and get out. Comments speed up the arrival of the dramatic denouement!

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snit, page 6

Uh, oh.  It’s the boss! The finale unfolds this evening …

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snit- page 5

Good morning!  Would you like a bit more Snit?

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snit, page 4

The follow through to the shocking events of page 3! (Snit related comments will be addressed after the comic has been posted in its entirety.)

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snit, page 3

Here he is! Wonder when I wrote this? (Comments get more pages!)

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