There are so many similarities between Thor and Rapunzel. They are both royalty. They both have evil adopted family members. They both have amazing metal weapons. They, both have beautiful golden flowing hair, that is tragically shorn and still looks great. Even the words Rapunzel and Ragnarok are similar. Both sound like sneezes! So- If… Read More Fan Art Friday: Tangling up Ragnarok
An open letter to the love of my life Love is on my mind, which I suppose means You are on my mind. They say love grows colder over time, and mine does have its ups and downs, but You- You love me with all the same force of when You first loved me. That… Read More Love Letter
Whew. It’s been awhile since I’ve done one of these. One the main reasons I wanted to do fan art, was because I wanted to experience creativity under limitation. Fan art exists in a world already created, which gives an outsider a limited range of styles and choices. However, I also notice it stretches me.… Read More Fan Art Friday: Marvelous Mixup. (Elsa as Dr. Strange)
Somebody once said, “If you do what you love, you’ll never work a day of your life.” This is a lie. Doing what I love is one of the hardest things I’ve ever tried to do. It has resulted in long, sleepless nights. It has resulted in long frantic conversations. It has resulted in sitting… Read More Why Doing What You Love isn’t Easy.
I love it when I find ways to get my friends and siblings in on some artistic action. There’s nothing like getting people as excited as you are over scribbling onto a piece of paper. One of the best ways to do that is a challenge. And this one requires no artistic skill. For the… Read More A 10 Minute Drawing Challenge to do with Friends
So, let’s be real. Again. I have come to the conclusion that I have no idea what I’m doing. Well, to be fair, I do have certain personal plans and goals. It’s mostly in my art and writing and all that creative stuff, that I lack an idea of what exactly I am trying to… Read More God’s Place in Plans
I love The Legend of Zelda. I’ve only finished technically finished Twilight Princess, but I’ve played seven. (The Legend of Zelda, The Adventure of Link, Ocarina of Time, The Wind Waker, Twilight Princess, Skyward Sword, and Breath of the Wild.) I like all of them, except maybe the first one, because I can’t save and… Read More Fan Art Friday: Clashing Legends
Being an artist is great. You get to take the inside of yourself to the outside of yourself. You create and share experiences and emotions. All the whimsical little creatures and mind rambles and colors tumble onto the page. You mimic the Most Renowned Artist of the Universe. It sounds like a dream. It kind… Read More An Artist’s Struggles Against Perfectionism (and how to overcome it)
Prompt: Spell My little brother wanted me to draw a bear. I wanted to draw a wizard. Apparently, my brother made his way into this drawing as a wizard turning his childhood toy into a real bear. Teddy Bears and wizards. Who knew?
Prompt: Roasted This one fell a little far from the original intent… Or at least decided to climb up the creep-o-meter. My first idea did indeed involve two dudes having a comical conversation over a fire surrounded by cannibals. The idea I went for was the way people’s words ‘roast’ us. This took a metaphorical… Read More The Inktober Challenge: Day Three