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I’m building a character called Thoreau. Or Darwin or Hawthorn or Melville, or whatever the wonderful Galapagos tortoise at the little zoo in the Park with the Stone Bridge in downtown Kekionga is going to end up being called. I’m … Continue reading
This one of my favorites (so far) of the special drawings of the day I’m doing as part of the Inktober project on the Internet. This is a project that challenges artists to make a finished drawing in ink every … Continue reading
A autumnal beastie in turtleneck, lunchtime today. Vintage filter for a groovy parchment look.
Let’s drop in on this month’s “Inktober” drawing challenge. I’m trying it this year by combining my regular Drawing of the Day project with the prompt list and daily posting requirement of the online challenge. (Read some of my thoughts … Continue reading
“Ferociously Realistic” a picture story from Kekionga Part 1 At the beginning of the last week of September, Iowa went the Big Box Home Improvement Store with her friend Suki to buy supplies for one of Suki’s art projects. “Normally, … Continue reading
I decided to participate in Inktober this year, and already, here on October 4th, the results have been interesting. Inktober is one of those internet art challenges where people attempt to do or accomplish something over the course of a … Continue reading
When Iowa showed Suki her phone camera shots, Suki looked at them for a long time. “I’m not sure,” she said, “whether the spectacles ruin it or not.” “But the collar and tie just make it more so,” said … Continue reading
“And for your information,” the Professor went on, “This is what you might more reasonably call ‘ferociously realistic’.” “Can’t argue with that, sir,” said Iowa.”At least somewhat ferocious, and undeniably realistic.” “Indeed. More ferocious than you might suspect, Ms. Ginsberg. … Continue reading
The next day, vagely psychedelic versions of Suki’s best photographs of the Ferociously Realistic werewolves had mysteriously appeared on all the bulletin boards in the basement of the library. “Which kind are you, Professor?” Iowa spoke innocently from her … Continue reading