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second new fountain pen: twsbi eco extra fine

Immediately before last week’s brief blogging break, we saw the sketchbook sample page for my  new fountain pen, a TWSBI Eco broad nib.  In contrast, here is the page for the second pen I bought in the same order: another TWSBI Eco, this time with an extra fine nib.   311 more words

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back in time for prom

We’re back from last week’s blogging hiatus with a brushwork drawing of the day that’s appropriate for the season. I was never much for dates and dances when I was that age, but maybe if I’d met someone a little more …interesting, I might have been a little less shy.

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fifty superheroes: number 8

Every group (collection, legion, league, pack) of superheroes has a flying hero called “The Angel”.  Its sort of a requirement.  This guy is probably using the name ironically– his feathered, taloned , birdlike body hardly resembles the pretty-pretty take on the standard angel figure in folk culture.   192 more words

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little psychic beings

Do you have a story with a science fiction bent?  Do you need some little psychic beings?  Here, I made these for you.  You can tell they are psychic beings by their big bald heads with dramatic veins and brain creases, and their simple robes and bare feet suggest that they are mild mannered and not inclined to use their powers for their own enrichment or to take advantage of others. 55 more words

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best of the drawing of the day: stub pen trio

Ashamed to admit (? maybe ?) that I am having a lot of fun with a fountain pen user group I’ve joined on social media.  In exchange for some good advice the members have given me recently, I decided to ink a drawing of the day entirely with a stub nib pen.   96 more words

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fifty superheroes: number 7

Are we breaking the rules already?  Because I’m pretty sure High Pockets here is not so much a superhero … Maybe it’s his passing resemblance to that great cartoon bad guy, Sideshow Bob, but I have a feeling HP doesn’t always color inside the lines. 134 more words

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fifty superheroes: number six

(For returning readers: last year, I challenged myself to draw 50 original superheroes in my drawing of the day sketchbook.  This year, I am sharing them with you.) 174 more words

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