Neurotic Owl

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Weekly thingy and the King of Wands/Koschei the Deathless

What can I say, I like Russian fairytales and magical turduckens. And background swan maidens. Sorry about the delay, I only had a one day weekend week before last and … Continue reading

November 30, 2021 · Leave a comment

Weekly thingy and the Queen of Wands/Fairy Godmother

It is WILD how close I got to finishing out the wands without a, y’know, magic wand. But here you go, one fairy godmother with wand and slipper and pumpkin. … Continue reading

November 15, 2021 · 1 Comment

Weekly thingy and the Knight of Wands/The Firebird

The Firebird is another of those characters that turns up across Russian fairytales, like Baba Yaga. She’s usually the object of a quest; the quester who accepts what she gives … Continue reading

November 7, 2021 · 1 Comment

Weekly thingy (as usual) and still the Page of Wands/Vasilisa

Not much to say since I talked about this one last week. Boom, colour! Places to buy stuff! TEEPUBLIC: mostly t-shirts, a few other products.  Watch for sales, when shirts … Continue reading

October 31, 2021 · Leave a comment

A day late and some colour short.

You’re getting a black and white today because I went to the hill country for a wedding this weekend plus work is speeding up on the small opera I’m designing … Continue reading

October 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

Weekly thingy and The Ten of Wands/The Goose Girl

I drew the thing, huzzah! I have no clue how well known the goose girl is and y’all are going to need the backstory so: (you can also read the … Continue reading

October 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Weekly thingy and wait, you were expecting maybe Tarot?

Drawing just didn’t happen at all this week what with one thing and another but I do have the ten of wands planned and you should be seeing it soon. … Continue reading

October 11, 2021 · 1 Comment

The Chariot/Cinderella (In Which I Miss the Obvious)

Y’all, I spent at least 5 minutes sitting and thinking through stories wondering what on earth could be the chariot AM I DUMB. Ok, ok, but real quick first, if … Continue reading

May 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

The Emperor/The Snow Queen

I’m not getting this one up on Redbubble or Teepublic yet because none of the ways I’ve tried photographing or scanning have really been sufficient, so I’m going to hold … Continue reading

April 29, 2021 · Leave a comment

Tarot again?

Two bits of tarot news, in fact. First, if you haven’t seen my Facebook posts or tweets, The Alleyman’s Tarot Kickstarter is up and running! It’s a really cool project, … Continue reading

April 16, 2021 · 2 Comments