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December 15th: The Fourth Yule Lad

Today heralds the arrival of one of the saddest Yule Lads: Þvörusleikir, The Spoon-Licker: Þvörusleikir is lean and thin because he subsides only on the food left stuck to long-handled wooden spoons that he steals known as Þvörur. I say … Continue reading

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December 14th: The Third Yule Lad

December 14th: Stúfur, Stubby The abnormally short Stúfur steals pans so that he can eat the crusts left on them. Here, I envisioned him in possession of a pie tin, snacking on the thick edge of crust that is the … Continue reading

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The 13 Yule Lads: The First Two Lads

In Icelandic folklore, there is a pair of trolls that live in the mountains. These trolls have thirteen children, and they come down from the mountains to terrorize and harass people throughout the Yuletide season. The modern take on the … Continue reading

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Artwards

It is that time of the year when everything takes a back seat to holiday preparations. However, that doesn’t mean that I’m not still putting pencil and pen to paper and producing art. Here’s some drawings from last week and … Continue reading

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Some Cats I Know

I’ve been fixated on cats walking on their hind legs lately. Here are a few cats that I know walking on their hind legs: I was torn about coloring in this one, and started hashing on the cat on the … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle Again

Yeah. I pretty much took October off from doing anything productive. As a result, I’ve felt rather dismal but relaxed. With my break over, it really is time to get back on top of things. Here’s something I drew at … Continue reading

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30 Day Drawing Challenge, Day 30: A Visual Representation of Your Imagination

**rushes to the finish line** And I am done! Woo! **does a happy dance** Thank you everyone who has supported me through the month – with the help of your likes and comments, I was able to push myself to … Continue reading

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