Down the Rabbit Hole

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Long time since I’ve been to Wonderland! So, Alice again. In gouache.

Sow Thistle Prince

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Watercolor, gouache, and please feel free to make your own story for this picture…

Ghost Ladies

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There are ten of them, all together. Heroines of a funny poem by Dorie Deats.

You Sleep Here

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Coffee-break drawing with ink and pastel pencils

Children Behind the Mirror

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Another scene from “Coraline’. Coraline is locked by the Other Mother in a niche behind the mirror, when ghost children come to ask her for help.

The Show

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Miss Spink and Miss Forcible, “Coraline” by Neil Gaiman. Great show at the dog theatre. An experiment with acrylic paint.

B like Babette

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Babette saves ballerina. Cat story is finished, and Dorie is working on a new children’s book now. This is a set of slightly surreal poems based on alphabet, one poem for each letter. This picture is for “B”.

Mo and Christmas Tree

Next Christmas picture is book-related. Mo the Cat and the girl named Emma – Mo calls her “Ma” – are two characters from a story written by Dorie Deats, “Mo’s Little Giant” (on Amazon now!) Cats are excellent tree decorators and Emma appreciates a little help, I’m sure. Gouache and pencils. Merry Christmas to everyone!xxxmo_treedecorating

Kobold

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Acrylic paint on the back side of a drawing paper block.