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Milliner Maiden for Illustration Friday

Those very fortunate, and very few, who get to meet the legendary Marta the Milliner are imbued with a mystical power of millinery and a haunting habit of haberdashery. Serious hats, is what I’m saying. This is maiden number nineteen. For … Continue reading

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Fancy Goldfish are Fancy. Also, Sheep.

This is Maureen. She is best friends with a starfish named Dinky. This is my favorite ATC to date. I don’t know what happened, it just flowed. :) Then, another fish. Emilio wanted to be a seahorse when he grew up. … Continue reading

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Maidens and Foxes in Copics, Oh My!

Elemental Maidens for the Elementals swap at illustratedatcs.com. Haven’t quite worked out “Earth” yet. Tree Nymph or Rock Golem? Mix of the two? Hm. That makes eight maidens complete for the 100 Maidens Project. Not quite impressive yet, but working on … Continue reading

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100 Maidens Project and Illustration Friday

  The topic this week at Illustration Friday is “Lonely” and there are few lonelier than the Celestial Maidens. Whether walking the stars or talking to planets, they walk the heavens and rarely meet. These are the final two in … Continue reading

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Steampunk Elephant with Cat, Copics

The topic is “Carry” at Illustration Friday. Another blue cat, this time a lovely creature called Delilah. As the eldest daughter, she will be inheriting the ancient elephant vehicle and the title Elephant Princess when her mother retires. She is … Continue reading

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Another Art Trading Card Post: Cat, Kingfisher, Dog

  I finally decided I should document these tiny arts just like any other. Or, some of them at any rate. So here you have the latest three (I am most pleased with the Cat), with a slideshow for one … Continue reading

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Three Beastly ATCs – Llama, Horse, Sheep

  This evening I was inspired to complete some Artist Trading Cards because I have joined a new community called  IllustratedATCs and it is all about trading art by mail. They do lots of stuff besides the ATCs, like moleskin journal … Continue reading

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Kookaburra Holding Court, Copic Markers

Holy cow, 100 posts! The topic is “Suspend” at Illustration Friday, and Thadeus the Kingly Kingfisher is holding court in an abandoned tire swing. He looks a tad cramped in there, if you ask me. His attendant today is a … Continue reading

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Meow Tai, Mai Tai for Illustration Friday

The topic is Refresh at Illustration Friday. And they’ve got a whole new look. I find it looks lovely but is not as user friendly as the old. If you agree or have issues and want to let them know, may … Continue reading

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No Room at the Couch Part II, Copic Markers

The topic is “Nursery Rhyme” for Monday Artday. Until I looked it up just now to link it, I was sure it was “Fairytale”, so that will explain what comes next. (There could very well be a nursery rhyme about … Continue reading

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