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Howdy! Day 25 of illustrating straight and here is my piece.  I drew this while I was out today.  A real quick one with a fine liner and scanned into photoshop for some colouring and textures.  I have been having so much fun using vintage textures and old paper...so cool!

Today was sooooo busy!  In fact the last few days has been incredibly hectic. My day isn't over yet by a long shot either.  I have tons of stuff I need to get done tonight. 

The loop screening was on last night and it was so much fun catching up with everyone and a very talented animator named Felix Colgrave won.  He is fantastic and very talented.  He's young too and still in school... very jealous and amazed at the same time.

Freelance has picked up for at least the next couple of weeks.  Picked up a short term gig (just a few days) on top of the work am already doing.  Hurray! I am still waiting to hear back from a couple of more places...fingers crossed!

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