Tag Archives: animals and nature

antelopia

Enter Antelopia with another image from the new phone camera.  There are places in the world where it is probably common to capture two sorts of antelope in one snapshot, but Northern Indiana is not usually one of them.  And … Continue reading

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drawing of the day bonus: these dragons are pretty good

A few Pretty Good Dragons I found today on a patrol through the drawing of the day sketchbooks.  I have enough to do a volume 2 of the Pretty Good Dragons minicomic! 1) Man who is going to be dressed … Continue reading

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spring comes on little cat feet

To paraphrase Robert Frost … and not just little cat feet, but biggish human feet too.  Took the Pentax out to document and celebrate the first day of the year warm enough to go out without shoes, and found the … Continue reading

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minicomics weekend (not going to be a month!)– two more little maudie pages

I am perilously close to having these pencils finished- -the other two pages have only blue jays to go.  I am very happy with these generic small birds, less happy with the blue jays.  One of the great artistic mysteries … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 98– lesser lion dog

When dog shows are on TV, new entry in the “Pretty Good Dragons” series can’t be far behind: “He’s a Lesser Lion Dog, but I wouldn’t recommend letting him hear you say it. We mostly just call him “Big Guy”.  … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 93– cat on a plate, or in a bowl

This person has a cat on a plate, or in a bowl, or possibly sitting on the base of a small pillar turned upside down.  Regardless, it’s a cat!  Sitting on an object!  And it’s a pretty good cat!  (If … Continue reading

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alien love in costco

(Warning: not as interesting as it sounds.  This post is suitable for all ages in spite of the title.) In the depths of winter, it’s fun to take a break by exercising the big camera on some colorful flowers.  Of … Continue reading

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the geological history of the great lakes– an apology

It has come to my attention that I said something extremely stupid in my post yesterday.  While this blog frequently consists of things I say that are extremely stupid, I am usually saying them deliberately. It is not my policy … Continue reading

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team up!

You know you’ve been reading far too many comics for far too many years when you see this excellent photograph and immediately shout, out loud, “It’s a super team!”.  But there they are, the latest greatest superhero team,  posed in … Continue reading

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tumblr sunday– flying fox dreams

Bats are great, and the flying fox is the best bat.  Discuss. These are some of the flying fox images I’ve collected on my picture file tumblr, the Coelacanth Gallery.  These pictures are  potentially useful references for designing not just … Continue reading

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