November 4, 2018


Filed under: DRAWINGS,Fantasy — Colby @ 9:31 am

I came across the term “dryad” the other day and felt compelled to come up with my own version so I conjured up this creature on my iPad just for the fun of it.

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Computer illustration

October 28, 2018

Elbows and Knees

Filed under: DRAWINGS — Colby @ 1:21 pm

No purpose. Just practicing and playing on my iPad.

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Digital illustration

October 21, 2018

Not Working!

Filed under: CARTOONS,History — Colby @ 2:09 pm

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October 14, 2018

Loft Playroom Mural

Filed under: MURALS — Colby @ 3:10 pm

The GrandKids were wanting a new mural for their recently remodeled playroom. When they were little I could paint whatever I wanted and they’d be happy. Now they’re old enough to make specific requests. And I mean SPECIFIC.

GrandDaughter wanted a volleyball player silhouette with the background melding from the blue of the walls to the green.

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GrandSon wanted game system logos with a digital looking transition.

Then they decided they wanted additional smaller images around the room. GrandDaughter came up with a scenario. Hefty Smurf and Smurfette holding up a volleyball, phone rings, he answers, she can’t hold up the volleyball by herself. Meanwhile, Papa Smurf looks on.

GrandSon wanted vintage video games scattered around: Pac-Man, Donkey Kong and Q*Bert.

October 7, 2018

A Friend’s Grandson

Filed under: DRAWINGS,Portraits — Colby @ 10:39 am

I did this sketch a few years ago for a friend of mine. It’s her grandson when he was about three. I did a second drawing of him later. It’s posted at:

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Pencil on paper

September 30, 2018

Reaction Practice

Filed under: CARTOONS,Political, Justice, Media — Colby @ 12:21 pm

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September 23, 2018

Grand Memories – Tin Can Phone

Filed under: DRAWINGS — Colby @ 1:33 pm

This drawing from Creating Grand Memories comes from separate and amended photos of me, my grandson and some other random kid.

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Digital illustration

September 16, 2018

Brain Dead

Filed under: CARTOONS,Political, Justice, Media — Colby @ 1:48 pm

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September 9, 2018

Lili Damita

Filed under: DRAWINGS,Portraits — Colby @ 12:52 pm

Surfin’ the tube and came across an old movie, Captain Blood, starring Errol Flynn. He was one of my favorite actors so I looked him up on the internet. In that search I discovered Lili Damita, one of his three wives. Watched the movie with my iPad in my lap and started this sketch. I didn’t get through and after a slew of interruptions I finally finished it after several days.

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Digital illustration.

September 2, 2018

Evil Maria

Filed under: DRAWINGS — Colby @ 9:01 am

A rendition from the Fritz Lang 1927 science fiction classic, Metropolis.

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Digital illustration.