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Casual MerMay Collection

Oh goodness has it been a hot minute. I've got a lot of catching up to do. Let's start with MerMay, which was an absolute blast to partake in! This challenge, as probably guessed from the title of it, is about drawing merfolk in May. It's a fun way to help transition to those summer… Continue reading Casual MerMay Collection

Art: Drawings and Beyond, Blog, Lifestyle

An Aquarium Art Study Adventure!

My birthday happened this past week. To celebrate, my husband and I went to the local aquarium. I have never been in one, so I was curious as to what it was like. As we walked inside, a variety of birds welcomed us as we got our tickets. When we got through the doors, I… Continue reading An Aquarium Art Study Adventure!

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February Emotion Challenge Prep for 2018

Last year I shared some of the prep for a challenge I planned to partake in during February called the Emotion Challenge. The goal was to create a portrait of different characters with varying expressions to improve my skills in being dynamic with my drawings. Around day 11 of the challenge, I stopped. Overall, it… Continue reading February Emotion Challenge Prep for 2018

Blog, Fanart Friday

Art of the Day: The Last Jedi’s Porg

Who has seen the Star Wars: The Last Jedi? Or at least one of the trailers? Today's fanart is based on a creature you might have noticed screaming in the foreground as Chewy tried to drive. (Note: Beyond this we're getting into minor spoiler territory.)   Okay, now that we can talk openly about the… Continue reading Art of the Day: The Last Jedi’s Porg

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Octopus Coloring Page + Shop Update

https://www.instagram.com/p/BX5UXqUhrHw/?taken-by=artsyrobotz A few months ago before the rush of the day that is so thrilling during convention going, I took a moment to draw a rough sketch of an octopus. Many months later, with many weeks of working on the piece then stepping away from it, it turned into a coloring page! I would love… Continue reading Octopus Coloring Page + Shop Update

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Feeling Thankful for Tales

When November comes¬†around I always start thinking about all the things I'm grateful for. I'm sure it's from years of celebrating Thanksgiving, or maybe it's from the end of the year fast approaching. Either way, since this month's Geek Blog Unite theme week is about what we feel thankful for, I would like to share… Continue reading Feeling Thankful for Tales

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Inktober Round-Up

This is Inktober! This is Inktober! Inktober! Inktober! Inktober! I've already started on my list of Halloween-y movies to watch as October goes by. The first couple on my list were the Nightmare Before Christmas and Sleepy Hallow. I feel like these movies will help me get inspired for all the monsters I'll be drawing… Continue reading Inktober Round-Up

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Inktober Supply Suggestions

Earlier this month¬†I asked for assistance on what monsters I should draw. You all warmed my heart with all the wonderful suggestions. However, what made me the most excited was seeing in the comments how so many of you were also participating in Inktober! I can't wait to see all of the artwork this next… Continue reading Inktober Supply Suggestions

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FanArt Friday: Candle Knight

During my Bachelorette Party, my maid of honor brought up a podcast she thought I would love. We listened to a couple of episodes, and I got hooked. This podcast was created as an answer column for the modern era. The brothers jokes can be crude, so this is not for everyone. But they joke… Continue reading FanArt Friday: Candle Knight

Blog, Work in Progress

Work In Progress: Alavara Draxid, the Sun Elf Sorcereress

Alavara was training to be the next House Mage of the Draxid family, but due to a series of unfortunate events she lost the opportunity. What will she do now? In today's post I share some rough sketches of my next D&D character.