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Kappa cucumber celebration

Kappa (河童, literally ‘river child[ren]’) are small Japanese water demons with bowl-like, water-filled dents for crowns and a love for cucumber.  I made this as a card for a friend who I travelled to Kyoto with, and who, after we discovered all … Continue reading

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The Wild Wilde Webster Wedding

Over the last few months it has been a big honour and an amazing amount of paper-filling, time-devouring fun to work on this fantastic commission for a wedding! I had previously painted a Star Wars card for the excellent and lovely Ben … Continue reading

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A view to holiday feast preparations

Pen drawing of Saar making vanille kransjes (our Mormor’s recipe), Mum making stuffing (a Yorkshire recipe) for the Christmas roast, and Flinky being a vital and beloved underfoot menace as usual. Hope you’re having a warm, relaxed and happy last few gem-like … Continue reading

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200 is reason for cake

By the way, that previous post was my 2ooth! Woah! 200! Here’s some cake for you in celebration! Better have some before the work-in-progress monkey guzzles it all. Also, 99 followers!!! I am so excited by that. Too excited to … Continue reading

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What to do in case of a Stress Beast Invasion

  Stress Management. It helps if you have the perfect size mug for its chocolate. Hope you have a great, stress-beast-free week!

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Sinterklaas

Happy St Nicholas day (for yesterday really)! This is one of the best festivals, if you’re a Dutch child. You get to put your shoe in front of the fireplace/central heating several nights in a row (leading up to prezzie-night … Continue reading

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The Guzzler’s Garden Guide

(Click for larger guzzling.) You can see a family of guzzlers here.

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