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best of the drawing of the day, week 117– spokesphinx

Started out drawing a Knotted Rope sphinx (search the blog for “sphinx” to find out more about them).  I wanted to put something in his hand and it turned out to be a coffee mug.  The pose evolved and there … Continue reading

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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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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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best of the drawing of the day, week 110– an actor

Man, I love this drawing.  Every so often you get one, and in spite of its obvious flaws it just sort of works.  This is one of the little figures series, and the caption (which got cropped off because I … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day, week 109– boy with a bucket of spiders

The Little Figure subseries is progressing nicely.  I have actually finished number 13 and may do another one tonight.  For those who may have missed it, I’ve started a project within the larger drawing of the day, the goal of … Continue reading

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