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Just a random character dump of peeps that all need to be worked on and drawn more.

o/d: May 2016

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5 Things... Japanese Folktale Creatures are weird beyond words so here are 5 of my favs!

Yeah I said it would be out last week, yes I did half do the whole thing then get busy. I can’t help it. Its just the way I am. 509 more words

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Shigaraki Tanuki

Part fox, part dog, part racoon, Tanukis are magical creatures representing┬áprosperity and economic growth and can be found in front of restaurants in Japan. Who wouldn’t want to be greeted by those little guys? 10 more words



Hello all! Last Wednesday I swung by a local temple called Morinji, just next to the train station Morinjimae (it literally translates into “in front of Morinji.”) 480 more words


Shingu, Kii Katsuara and Osaka

On our way back from Hayatama Taisha we made a long stop at a great little local clothing store called Mak Tub. Not sure what the name is all about but they had a good selection of Japanese made and or designed clothes, some of them organic. 1,662 more words



While I’m really trying to work hard at minimalism, sometimes I really truly feel the need to buy things.

I found this adorable Tanuki figure for 99 cents at the thrift store and I had to have him. 45 more words