Neurotic Owl

flying through clouds of uncertainty on wings of existential dread

Tag Archives: overly long titles

Last one, until it isn’t anymore. I don’t know what that thing he’s holding is in the original illustrations, but in mine it’s a donut on a stick.

IT’s not implausible that I’ll eventually want to do more face cards, but for now, we’re moving on.  Not necessarily onwards and upwards, but probably onwards and sideways-ish. Ooh, hey, … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Because sometimes you just want to snap together Legos.

Building things with Legos is creative and great, but there’s also something soothing for me about just snapping the bricks together and taking them apart.  Don’t ask me why. Also, … Continue reading

January 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

January — now with colour and a fox that looks like a fox!

Muuuuch better.  

December 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Did I say that these would be loosely themed to the months? Because when I say loosely, I mean so tenously that I’m clearly just making excuses to draw whatever I want.

Charles Dodgson was born in January.  There!  Reasons!  And, ok, I’m missing out on the chance to draw a New Year’s party, but I feel like that wouldn’t look terribly … Continue reading

December 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

If I were in charge of a country or principality or dark empire or whatever, I would want a throne made of pillows.

Pointy thrones made of swords may make you look badass, but the effect will be negated somewhat when you have to sit on one of those inflatable rubber donut dealies.  … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

The good news is, I posted today! And probably will tomorrow! No guarantees for the rest of the week, though.

. . . to be continued.

June 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Is it a curse to be a swan by day and an owl by night? Probably not so much.

As you may have guessed, I just saw Swan Lake at the Houston Ballet this weekend.  I’ve seen it before — 3 or 4 times, I think — but I … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · Leave a comment