Tags: historical


Some sketches and things

Here's a quick exchange with Mirre:

And I almost succeeded in doing a sketch every day in March!  Collapse )

Man I feel like all I've done this month is lie in bed.  I know it's not true, but honestly it's hard to remember anything that happened before I caught that bug.  Time to get back into the swing!


I suppose now that Sarah no_mikoto has received them, I can post these without ruining the surprise:

Two Akikos, one based on historical Japanese prints, and one that's just meant for the pretties.  I kinda like doing marker and pencil crayon together, I'd never done it seriously before.  Also, can I just say I'm amazed that years after college, most of these markers are still nice and moist?  'Cause I am.  Amazed.

Joined at the Hips

Meet the twins

They were totally going to be Asian originally, but something about them demanded bleached blond hair and red lips.  There's nothing politically correct about the traditional sideshow anyway...

This has been so well received, I can't stop!  Who's your favorite sideshow archetype?  Can't promise I'll do them all, but there's a lot of wind in my sails right now.