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Currently browsing posts found in December2007



by Leo on 2007-12-29

I’ve been hooked on Manu Chao and his genre-bending style ever since I’ve discovered him. You will be too, just check out the “Rainin’ in Paradise” doodlanimation:


Posted at: December 29th, 2007 - 3:10 pm - Number of Comments » 1

by RaShell on 2007-12-27

They live in my head. They come out from under my unsuspecting gel pen. They are a little freaky (ok, they’re VERY freaky). They don’t look like each other, but usually have something in common. Sometimes they’re missing mouths or ears (yet all have eyes – that is, after all,? my “signature thing”). Their? legs? […]


Posted at: December 27th, 2007 - 10:00 am - Number of Comments » 6

by RaShell on 2007-12-20

Aaah, that’s just too cute. Turns out there are real doodle brushes for Photoshop aficionados out there in the Hawksmont Universe: So, knock yourselves out – doodle in style. Enjoy!


Posted at: December 20th, 2007 - 1:18 pm - Number of Comments » 2

by RaShell on 2007-12-18

I had a lot of time on my hands, a white pencil, black pen and a long strip of blue/gray cardboard. It would look pretty good on a t-shirt, wouldn’t it?


Posted at: December 18th, 2007 - 1:41 pm - Number of Comments » 2

by RaShell on 2007-12-14

A few weeks ago, I caught our friends’ son in front of the vast white space in the hallway with a green permanent marker in hand… contemplating. His shape resembled the Rodin’s “Thinker”, only standing… He was just about to doodle on the wall. And trust me, when I say it, as much of a […]


Posted at: December 14th, 2007 - 12:28 pm - Number of Comments » 17

by RaShell on 2007-12-11

Patterns are your most basic kind of doodling. You just fill an empty sheet of whatever’s in front of you with some random lines. No fancy thoughts or meanings, just let your mind go blank and scribble… It’s a good exercise too! And G-d knows, we all need a little bit of that this time […]


Posted at: December 11th, 2007 - 10:45 am - Number of Comments » 4