Danger Prone Daphne

Danger-Prone Daphne encounters Space Kook! Available in my Etsy shop! I loved Daphne when I was a kid. I think I always associated her constant peril with being clumsy and because I was a clumsy kid it really endeared her to me. Also, in a sea of round-eyed people, her cat eyes were incredibly comforting….

Daria

Continuing with the #cartoonmaniachallenge -the prompt was “Daria.” SOLD -Daria debuted on Beavis and Butthead and quickly became the deadpan voice of the average person watching the show. She got her own show and all of a sudden girls in the 90s had someone on tv saying all of the things they were saying in…

Adventure Time – Flame Princess

Flame Princess from Adventure Time. Available in my shop!  She’s part of the ongoing Poison Candy Artists #cartoonmainachallenge I’m already working on fully painting versions of Princess Bubblegum and Marceline the Vampire Queen, but they are taking their time getting finished and I wanted to do something more immediate. I loved the addition of the…

Jem!

Jem! Jem is Excitement! Oooooohhhh Jem! Jem is Adventure! I LOVED this show as a kid. I still love it. I still have all of my dolls too! I based this Jem on Debbie Harry and her makeup is an amalgam of the cartoon and the doll’s more detailed eyeshadow. She’s available in my etsy…

New Year

I don’t make New Year’s resolutions anymore simply because I just can’t stick to them. I think the idea of trying to do something for an entire year is beyond me. Instead I’m going to approach resolutions as things I want to accomplish in the first 3 months of 2018. The first thing I want…

Mojo Jojo!!!

Ink and acrylic paint on paper. 5″x7″  Available in my Etsy shop- I watched Powerpuff Girls constantly back when it was first on… and I was already an adult at that point. I also had a Powerpuff shirt that I wore all the time too. My two best friends also loved the show and hilariously…

Back to the Future- The Flintstones

5″x7″ india ink and acrylic paint on bristol board. SOLD  Available in my Etsy shop- The Poison Candy Artist Collective is hosting a drawing challenge for January. The theme is cartoons and the hashtag is #cartoonmaniachallenge Day 1 was The Flintstones. Like most people my generation I watched them in reruns, along with other Hanna…