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drawing of the day bonus: what m. hebert found on the beach

To finish off our Best of the Drawing of the Day Weekend, here’s a bonus drawing of the day.  We haven’t done one of these in a while, so a brief explanation may be in order.  I began the drawing … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 116– three characters, plus one

And with this drawing we are caught up!  The regular installment of the Best of the Drawing of the Day you’ll see next Thursday (probably) will be something I drew this week, for better or worse.  So, without further ado, … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 115– heavenly boots

In my sketchbook, angels (and sometimes devils as well) often appear in the form of hunky young men with a sort of male model look.  I generally try to avoid making everyday characters look pretty-pretty.  I’d like to say it … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 114– a magic user

Welcome to Best of the Drawing of the Day Weekend, a festive long weekend of posts devoted to catching up on the weekly Best of the Drawing of the Day feature, which was sadly neglected during the World Cup.  This … Continue reading

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placemat sketch– mermaid

I did a placemat sketch today!  In years past this would hardly be a notable occasion, but with so few restaurants* using paper placemats any more the opportunities are far less common than they used to be.  Steak and Shake … Continue reading

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lenticular bookmark wolf 6/ best of the drawing of the day, week 113/ post with way too many numbers in its title 1

I can’t stop drawing the Lenticular Bookmark Wolf in his Three Eyed manifestation!In this drawing I was trying to get his body anatomy to match his head– both wider than a normal wolf’s to allow for the the extra structure … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 112– crew woman

This figure (19th in the Little Figures project) got her start from a discussion I was having with a friend about why in heck all big, burly, strong characters, from the Fantastic Four’s rocky Thing to Bigfoot, were always boys.  … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 111: wings

Iowa’s Birthday Present was made up primarily of drawings from the drawing of the day sketchbook, so FICTION! was substituting for the regular almost-every-Thursday “best of” feature.  Now everything’s back to normal, and to celebrate, here’s a return to my … Continue reading

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iowa’s birthday present, part nine

Iowa really seemed to like the watch.  At least, she put it on instead of dropping it in her manicotti, and she kept touching it and looking at it and then smiling at Jack like he had done something smarter … Continue reading

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iowa’s birthday present, part 8

Of course, nothing ever quite goes according to plan in Kekionga.  When Jack looked back at the events of Iowa’s actual birthday (in Foursquare’s private Post Incident Report), he was pretty sure his first mistake was agreeing to pick Iowa … Continue reading

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