Soon-to-not-be Art in my Pajamas: Metal Ted and Misty!

This past Saturday night I hosted my Facebook Live Feed and drew requested subjects from the audience as usual…so I ended up drawing a heavy metal teddy bear singer; and Misty, my ghost puppet!
I used “Art in my Pajamas” as a quick n’ dirty title to get something out there, but I really don’t want to always do it in my pajamas, and I want to find a better name. Still thinking. I also intend to take it to Instagram as well.

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Ready for Jurassic World!

Some friends and I, including husband Steve and sister-in-mischief Beth and “adopted” kid Zach, got together to do some Jurassic costuming at Dragon Con a few years ago.
Jimmy made a great Mr. DNA you can see here, while he and Beth are lab techs. Steve and I are vets, Zach is a pink-shirted Jeep driver, and Merald is a park ranger.

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Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! Here’s Eight Green Things I Love!

What better way to appreciate a day of wearing green than to celebrate things that are green?
It was hard to narrow down the list, but here are eight green things that I find especially cool:

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1) Portrait of Boris Karloff as Frankenstein’s Monster, by Basil Gogos.
The Monster is my favorite of the “classic” monsters. I find the original movie so heartbreaking. Basil Gogos was an American illustrator best known for his portraits of movie monsters which appeared on the covers of Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine, and painted these characters in an amazing array of c Continue reading