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And there it is: the story of how Moose got her name. It’s not just that she’s big and strong for a girl, and rather blunt and straightforward. Or rather, that’s not all it is. From Moose’s point of view, … Continue reading
I still like that last sentence about as well as anything I have ever written. The designs for the Native American woman and child (and yes, Little Moose would definitely have called them “Indians” at that age) are based on … Continue reading
What does happen when you fall asleep in the Woods? Do you dream… or don’t you? For those not familiar with Kekionga’s distinctive wildlife, the creature with its feet in the Creek is a young female Saiga petrovskii, the woodland saiga. … Continue reading
Have you every read Mushawasing? It’s an important bit of the Kekionga backstory. If you haven’t, now might be a good time. I’ll be posting here, a page a day, through the weekend. Hope you enjoy this little story about … Continue reading
One of the things that happens during a long holiday weekend is the production of dense, highly detailed drawings of the day. Long days with weird schedules, not just for the artist, but for other people in the household, means … Continue reading
I sat down this morning to pencil the drawing of the day. Couldn’t find my favorite aluminum bodied Rotring mechanical pencil in The Many Coffee Cups of Doom and Art Supplies, so I pulled a little plastic one out at … Continue reading
Regular readers of this blog know that Twilight Beasts (“exploring the magnificent world of lost Pleistocene beasts”) is one of our favorite Other Blogs. All Pleistoscene beasts, from dire wolves to Nebraska camels, are aces in my book, and many … Continue reading
Thank you, blogskateers, for being so patient while I got some stuff sorted out over the last few days. Now we have good news: a project completed (see below) two fun new projects in the sketchbooks I might be tempted … Continue reading
You are cordially invited to spend the weekend in the palace– your tour guide will be The Royal Lizard. He looks like a monitor of some kind, possibly even a Komodo dragon, but he is most definitely royal. Enjoy your … Continue reading