Tag Archives: sketchbook world

troll-cat sighting

Now that we’ve determined that in sketchbook world, a three eyed humanoid character is a troll and a three eyed beastie is a troll animal, the current label for Yum Yum Ale (from local artisan brewery Three Floyd’s Brewing) features … Continue reading

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fifty superheroes: number 3

Number three in our cavalcade of fifty sketchbook superheroes is the second Speedy.  The “Speedy” collective is made up of fat people who are powerful speedsters.  (The numbers are based on the order of their public appearance.) Presumably their powers … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: coffee squatch

Today’s entry is called “Coffee Squatch”.  It is a drawing of a sasquatch drinking coffee.  Not really much to say about that, except that it is yet another example of how a cup of coffee is a great prop.  Usually … Continue reading

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the best of the drawing of the day: whiteclaw the sphynx

On a bitter cold winter day,  nothing could be cozier than imagining that you have a thick, soft, fluffy fur coat like Whiteclaw up there.  Makes you warm just to look at him.  Sketchbook sphynxes aren’t usually quite so long … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: one kind of ghost

“This is not the kind of ghost that cares whether you believe in ghosts or not.” There are a lot of kinds of ghosts in sketchbook world, but I think the ones that share this opinion are in the majority. … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: fashionable mage in tweed

This drawing of the day from back in November (we haven’t had this feature in a while, have we?) combines three of the regular sketchbook themes: characters who are described as magic users,  Mysterious Animals/Horrible Creatures, and a rather over … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: the faerie dragon

There’s a foundation rule for Kekionga and the vast, twisted city-on-the-edge-of-forever space opera universe that surrounds it: no elves, no aliens, no ansible.  This is (surprisingly for me) a hard and fast rule that has molded the very nature of … Continue reading

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placemat turtleneck

A autumnal beastie in turtleneck, lunchtime today. Vintage filter for a groovy parchment look.

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best of the drawing of the day: camp coffee

“The Camp Coffee earned a Skeptical Reaction from a Sphinx.” The sphinx, in the Knotted Rope, is a strange(ish) kind of person with a human head, a quadrupedal but humanoid body with four large hands that double as feet, and … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: three more characters, one of which is possibly a ghost

I am posting this drawing of the day as part of the blog series for a couple of reasons.  One is that I really like it, and the other is that the character at the far right, the girl in … Continue reading

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