Maid Marian

Maid Marian, from Disney’s Robin Hood. 8″x10″ #gouache I had such a great time painting her. The medieval period is my favorite for costumes. I gave her a green & gold houppelande and a double hennin. She also has black undersleeves to mimic the black legs of foxes. While I was doing research, I found out that…

Mad Madam Mim

“Silvery voice, long purple hair… Black sorcery is my cup of tea!” If you haven’t checked out her hilarious song, I definitely suggest you YouTube it. I’d say the first picture, with the pinker skin is more color correct (hopefully on your device too). 5″x7″ gouache on Canson Acrylic paper. Sealed with fixative. This is…

Misery is a Butterfly – Kazuo Umezu

The cool weather showed up on Halloween. It always signals a shift in my viewing/drawing/reading/listening habits. All of a sudden it’s a supernatural overdrive that lasts until at least March. Today I was listening Blonde Redhead’s beautiful album, “Misery is a Butterfly,” which reminded me of Kazuo Umezu’s story, “Insects.” In “Insects” Megumi has a…

#meettheartist

The drawing is from my #princesswitch series that I did a couple of years ago. The whole thing can be found on my website, http://www.nouvellegamine.com , under books. I didn’t put my dislikes on here, but in no particular order they are: Twitter, Facebook, the Kardashian/Jenner/West celebhydra, politics all the time, and loud people. One of…