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Today's Oekaki Highlight: A shout out to returning and faithful friends of TACo, who have graced us with some awesome drawings: senobdec, blacklight, solcress, p_b, umi-chan, ri-su, mogily, piffle, and congrats to Hall of Famer sabii!

The Theme Room's subject right now is: The Holidays. Because...aren't you happy they're coming up?

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(9982) (link) Oekaki by frosty_glow, total drawing time 1 : 46 : 54

frosty_glow 2008/12/16 - 4:1:41
I'm just practicing. I've been really sucking lately, and I hope this counts as... not sucking...
z 2008/12/17 - 16:35:32
Sucking? No, no sucking here. Just one totally beautiful Little Mermaid. x) The abdomen is incredible!
frosty_glow 2008/12/17 - 21:36:53
thanks! sorry that sucking comment
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:25:43
Awww! I love the little mermaid! I totally want to do a Mermaid Oekaki now. This rocks my world. I always wished my hair did the underwater float thing that Ariel's did. I'm so jealous of that, and you captured it really well. She looks like she's underwater. And I like how you made her fin have shiny scales. Very cool!
blumeaniandglove 2008/12/23 - 11:43:58
must be weird to be half fish.

this is very pretty :)

(9981) (link) Oekaki by piffle, total drawing time 1 : 58 : 36

piffle 2008/12/12 - 0:16:59
Fiiiiighting eeevil byy moooonlighhttt~~~

Venus looks really WEIRD.
bananarana 2008/12/12 - 1:28:21
oh goodness, it's coming back to haunt me! I just watched all of the Live Action on Youtube literally a week ago, and some of the anime as well. I absolutely adore their dresses, and I seriously want to have Mercury's. I'd kill to have it... @____@
golden 2008/12/12 - 9:5:28
I just love the fact that you used their respective colors to sketch them. Now I really want to make Sailor Moon fanart..!
frosty_glow 2008/12/16 - 2:9:55
I LOVE IT! I love sailor scouts
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:24:33
YES! Sailor Moon AND Twilight! Such an awesome day. It's absolutely gorgeous, I love the sketchy, andf the undertones of the senshi colors. Like they're not just outlined in black, they're outlined in black and blue, for Ami (who kinda looks like Alice in an awesome way) and black and green for Makoto. So pretty. You just made my day, my dear. Lovely lovely work.

(9980) (link) Oekaki by pif, total drawing time 1 : 47 : 52

pif 2008/12/11 - 1:17:47
My take on the Bella Swan ---> Bella Cullen transformation.

I <3 Twilight HAHAHAA (dork.)

Various ref. pics from Mucha artbook
golden 2008/12/11 - 9:11:53
Oh, that's pretty :) Now I haven't read Twilight, but I've heard enough of them to dare to guess that the upper one is Bella pre-Edward? I love her face. She looks cold, like you can only admire her beauty from afar.
pif 2008/12/11 - 20:42:53
i just realised i have 2 accounts... um.. are the mods able to transfer this oekaki over to my piffle account and just delete this account? @_@;
thanks in advance, either way
bananarana 2008/12/12 - 1:18:19
I haven't read the books either, but I did see the movie and my friend told me a little about the series. I like your depiction of her, though I'm also really surprised by how different she looks between the two figures. I thought she'd be pretty much the same save for a few extra... modifications, lol.
frosty_glow 2008/12/16 - 2:11:51
oh wow those eyes... I love the sketchy love put into this creation! these are wonderful, just lovely
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:23:1
I looooove Twilight. Beautiful Bella. I like how it looks like Freesia, too. I don't know if you intended the flowers on her dress to look like Freesia, but they definitely reminded me of that. Beautiful color scheme, love the ring, love the eyes. Mmm. Breaking Dawn. Beautiful work!

(9979) (link) Oekaki by bananarana, total drawing time 2 : 13 : 30

bananarana 2008/12/10 - 11:19:27
Err... let's pretend that my picture below was submitted 3 minutes earlier than it really was. >___>

Anyway. Not too sure if I like the coloring or not, so I went back and took a screen of just the lineart, lol. [link]
pif 2008/12/11 - 1:20:30
lmao she's so angry!
I like how you draw eyes
golden 2008/12/11 - 9:12:46
I can't decide which version is the best either. They're both awesome. Love the color combination :)
bananarana 2008/12/12 - 1:12:22
Thanks for the comments! : ) I actually drew this picture on my old laptop--I never realized how terrible the screen was until I saw it on a newer monitor! Ye gads, it's so... muted! It looks like I set the transparency really low, haha.
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:21:9
I like the softness here. I LOVE her expression. I'm like, laughing. It's so comical. And he's just got this big smile on his face. I like the colors, too. And I totally know what you mean about them looking different on two different computers. Very pretty!

(9978) (link) Oekaki by bananarana, total drawing time 2 : 25 : 21

bananarana 2008/12/10 - 0:2:17
where do I even start...? owo;;
Well, firstly, it's been years since I've been here, so hello again to everyone at rTACo.
Lately I've been in a drawing mood; my roommates are beginning to get annoyed with all the pieces of paper I'm leaving around the apartment, so I thought I'd dig up my tablet and oekaki something. Unfortunately, I never installed my tablet on my new computer, so it didn't quite work how it was supposed to while doodling (re: it didn't work at all). Oh well.
The pic was supposed to be a Harry Potter pic; if you look at the animation, you can see that I (very crappily) sketched him in there, but I ended up leaving him out since Ron and Hermione have... fluffy hair.
I can't say I love the pic (I don't hate it). Ehhhh
izzi-ink 2008/12/10 - 6:31:14
It's real nice.
I love how the line art is thicker when you outlined their shapes.

HAHA, i like Ron's expression:)
pif 2008/12/11 - 1:19:48
BAAH @_@ I love Harry Potter!! Ron is PERFECT. I love how you drew his hair

This totally put me in a fanart mood hahaa.
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:19:35
I love their expression! Sooooo classic! I can almost tell what they're bickering about. I love the background, too. I can never do nice backgrounds. You actually have a background, but it doesn't take away from the picture. So smooth, the shading and shiny is lovely.
gleeful1 2008/12/20 - 2:23:0
gosh, how could you fit harry in there?? it think the picture is quite busy as it is! hermione's expression is perfecto XD
mika 2008/12/22 - 22:19:52
Cel-shaded-alike goodness indeed!

(9977) (link) Oekaki by angie, total drawing time 1 : 19 : 40

angie 2008/12/5 - 12:59:8
L and M, two love-birds from a story i wrote for writer's craft, the pose came from a dream i had, and yes! YOU HAVE BEEN SPARED FROM MY EYELASH FETISH!!!
Before drawing this I was wandering around the Rooms looking at all that has been posted since my last visit here, which was several months ago, I think (Cant even remember -_-') But OMG I drew a manly looking man!! isnt it amazing? He doesnt look like a girl!! I feel so proud XD he even has muscles XDD
I was debating on whether i should add colour to this or not.. to be honest the girl isnt supposed to be that pale, I just wanted to create some contrast between their skintones, but I love his hair **ruffles her fingers through it**
If you could bring any of your characters to life, would you?
I wouldn't, it'd end up destroying the world =S
but enough of my ramblings.. Go draw!! **runs off to hide under her bed for another century**
frosty_glow 2008/12/9 - 23:44:19
I love that they are naked riding a horse lol. he looks like he's 8foot tall compared to the girl. really pretty, and so girly haha
pif 2008/12/11 - 1:21:28
...i wish my hair looked like that >_>
however, i would never ride a horse naked, with a sword. noooot too safe.....
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:17:58
I bet they have a comfy saddle? *wiggles eyebrows* I want one of those. The man. Love love his hair. I want to pet it. If I had a man like that, I would ride naked on a horse with him. Maaaaybe with a blanket, but I would definitely give up the saddle if I had to to get him. Beautiful hair, and I love the angle. It's such an unusual angle - but you're so good at that. Beautiful skin tones, too!

(9976) (link) Oekaki by agent-pocky, total drawing time 4 : 0 : 1

agent-pocky 2008/12/4 - 20:57:23
Just a doodle.
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:15:59
I totally want that dress. And I want to make my hair do that. I really like the texture of the hair - it's very subtle, but you can definitely see it. Sense it, really.You don't notice it until you look for it, but the top looks so smooth and the bottom part looks so curly and crinkly, without all the extra lines. I'm in awe!

(9975) (link) Oekaki by ri-su, total drawing time 0 : 56 : 22

ri-su 2008/12/3 - 19:5:32
a busy(aka messy) happy-group-picture- hope it's acceptablllee.
One wants less touching, one wants everyone squished together, one wants to run far,far away and one wants to be closer to the other.

tried playing around with layer properties. It was fun- i hardly ever use blue shadows.
lorelai 2008/12/4 - 10:45:20
amazing composition! =D it's so cute :) you're very obviously comfortable with bodies :) it's amazing how no heads or limbs got lost in this pic!
pif 2008/12/11 - 1:22:38
your style really reminds me of a friend from highschool, i like it a lot. the expressions are great!
jakusama 2008/12/18 - 14:14:52
Love love love! Super cute! Love the expressions, and love the way they're moving. I would get so confused with all the limbs in this picture - you're amazing!
gleeful1 2008/12/20 - 2:24:59
i like your soft colors ^___^ great group picture with lots of interesting expressions. hehe makes me go, "aww"

(9974) (link) Oekaki by blacklight, total drawing time 0 : 54 : 29

blacklight 2008/12/2 - 22:47:49
Thanksgiving....2012 :D
I'll probably have moved out 4 years from now, and it's fun to daydream about what has become of me without my family, and my family without me, coming over for a short reunion after all this time apart.

My dad's pissed because I baked a tofurky. MUAHAHA
kelli 2008/12/3 - 7:29:49
oh wow, what a great idea! I commend you on fitting this elaborate scene into a small oekakai. The expressions are adorable, and the tofurkey idea brilliant. Also, great job on the letters in Thanks (I like all the letters, but thanks is especially sharp). Thanks for sharing =)
jakusama 2008/12/3 - 10:53:50
Haha this is really incredible. I love how it's such a small 'kaki, but there's so much detail. And I totally want a tofurkey now. Make me one! :D (I'd probably like that better than regular turkey. The only thing that holds me back from being veggie is beef.) Yay!
lorelai 2008/12/4 - 10:45:54
i totally agree w/ the comments above. GREAT job!

(9973) (link) Oekaki by frosty_glow, total drawing time 2 : 33 : 6

frosty_glow 2008/11/29 - 4:8:46
cretin 2008/11/29 - 13:14:3
This is really cute! I like her pink skin and the way you did her eyes.
jakusama 2008/11/30 - 0:36:55
YES! LOVE Sailor Moon. So happy to see this! I love her blush and her eyes, and Luna's eyes crack me up. Such a pretty style for such a pretty manga. Love the softness of the colors and the curliness of her hair. Beautiful!
frosty_glow 2008/11/30 - 22:52:43
thanks!!!! I've loved sailor moon for so, soo long that whenever my art feels dry I like to come back to the style and such of this show and manga. I mean, just ah! Breathes some life back in sometimes like magic.

The main reason why luna is making that face is because I decided to make this a little humourous. it's too serious and pretty sometimes, plus she farted C:
golden 2008/12/1 - 6:45:9
Ahaha I love it! And not only because it's Sailor Moon and I instantly love everything with Sailor Moon (alright, almost everything), but also because it's cute and the white spaces make the picture so much more stylish than your average anime pic. Also because her hair (wonderfully! white!) is floating around in the perfect Sailor Moon-manner. Also because Luna looks high :D
lorelai 2008/12/4 - 10:46:11
great work! and man that hair rocks!

(9972) (link) Oekaki by piffle, total drawing time 1 : 17 : 42

piffle 2008/11/27 - 12:25:15
wow, so... apparently i suck at self portraits. lol.
anyway, this is "me" today... or at least it's supposed to be -_-;;;
piffle 2008/11/27 - 12:30:21
oh yeah, here's the ref. pic: [link]
jakusama 2008/11/28 - 12:57:9
Awww, you're beautiful! And so is your picture. I love what you did with the hair. It looks so springy and I love the highlights that crop up. The eyes are really beautiful too. So pretty and dark. Pretty picture, with pretty shading.
mika 2008/11/28 - 22:55:7
It's not as bad as you say.......actually the likeness is very good albeit in a slightly cartoonish style, I totally agree with Jaku's comments here.
cretin 2008/11/29 - 13:13:16
I'd say the nose and eyes are spot on. I love the skin tone and cartoony style. It is a really good likeness. :)
golden 2008/12/1 - 6:47:11
The area around your left shoulder, where the brown hair meets the green coat is just awesome. Don't ask me why xD

(9971) (link) Oekaki by cretin, total drawing time 1 : 3 : 19

cretin 2008/11/26 - 23:53:6
The shoulders are a bit wacky, but I'm proud of this. I just missed posting with you guys! :)
jakusama 2008/11/28 - 12:58:33
Woo! Glad to see more from you! I like the shading on the face here, and the hair is so smooth. Particularly, I like the background, too. It seems.... almost impressionistic-esque? I'm not quite sure what it is exactly I love so much, but it's very pretty.
frosty_glow 2008/11/30 - 22:54:42
This person looks very wise and peaceful!
lorelai 2008/12/4 - 10:46:38
i agree, such a peaceful expression! very zen!

(9970) (link) Oekaki by winds-of-fate, total drawing time 0 : 16 : 40

winds-of-fate 2008/11/26 - 21:6:41
I know its not colored, but I hope this is good enough for the main board. Sketchy style was intentional. Timer is accurate. Title is "Monochrome Blues"...
jakusama 2008/11/28 - 13:0:37
Yay! You're back! (Again!) Glad to see your sketchiness cropping back up again. Despite the misleading simplicity of it, there's actually a good bit of detail here. I like the squiggles across the nose, for lack of a better word. it really helps add to the angry face, like the nose is wrinkled. Very cool.
mika 2008/11/28 - 23:2:14
This would look great in solid black maybe with a 2nd tone for depth................lose the titles on the pic though.

(9969) (link) Oekaki by mmbaroque, total drawing time 0 : 29 : 23

mmbaroque 2008/11/26 - 1:23:54
Been a while. Been trying out Tegaki for a bit but my first love was always oekaki... A little rough but feel free to comment.

Actually based on one of my managers' son b/c the kid is sassy and adorable.
mmbaroque 2008/11/26 - 1:28:31
oops!! I'm so sorry! this should probably be moved to the "sketch" corner. I missed where you choose where the finished product goes
jakusama 2008/11/28 - 13:2:41
I like the use of solids here. I can never do solids well, so I'm always impressed by the usage of them. The eyes are really neat, and the hair is well shaded. I really like the patterned background, too. It really helps the image stand out, but at the same time, it helps the shirt fade into the background, which I find cool, too.
bananarana 2008/12/13 - 15:27:24
Ahh, I totally didn't see you there until just now! What's tegaki? I've been missing oekaki lately as well, so I wandered back over here. Glad to see you're still hanging around here, too. : ) I've always loved your art, but you know that already. Missed seeing it, though! D:< His expression is delightfully petulant.

(completed) (link) Oekaki by jennybets, total drawing time 3 : 12 : 1

jennybets 2008/11/20 - 16:1:59
six years old. not finished
jennybets 2008/11/21 - 12:47:52
This is drawn from my 1st grade school picture. 1977 :)
jakusama 2008/11/21 - 19:2:36
Awww! It's really adorable! I love her (your?) expression. The hair is really pretty and it looks really soft. I kind of want to pet it. Love the folds - and I totally want the outfit. <3
shadrad 2008/11/23 - 18:32:10
I love this, its so cute! The expression is darling and the hair looks so smooth and shiny! I just wish there was a little more shading on the clothes, but even that doesn't detract at all--in fact, I love the clohtes!
mika 2008/11/25 - 1:12:56
One pill makes you smaller and one pill makes you tall, and the pills that mummy gives you don't do anything at all ...........just ask Alice when she's ten feet tall....
Yep you remind me of Alice from the looking glass books, it's the dress I know but yeah cool....and love that expression!
jennybets 2008/11/25 - 10:12:15
thanks for the comments. Yeah it's me. Not a perfect likeness but the dress is. I remember that dress. And I also remember the photographer posing me by making me tilt my head, etc., and the teacher passing out the pictures in class and commenting I'd forgotten to smile, which I did because Iwas too busy tilting my head :)
cretin 2008/11/26 - 23:54:43
The dress is adorable, and I really like the highlights in the hair.
ri-su 2008/12/3 - 22:37:7
the nose is gorgeous- like a button,i love it~

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