Wherever I am I always try and think of how the situation could be translated into a cartoon sketch, and on this particular occassion I was at a tango social dance, and then it came to me to see how fish would take to dancing…
Here is another UK/Australia comparison – this time of spiders. I have drawn a little friendly one, and one big mean angry one. Can you guess which one represents spiders from UK and which one represents spiders from Australia?
I found it very difficult and bothersome to modify it once I had transferred it, that it took my whole day off to do! Does anybody else find it difficult to modify once they have transferred their blogger over to their domain? But hopefully it will be all be woth it in the long run!
Next thing is to complete my webpage…
I am now working at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve which is a fantastic nature park in Canberra. Everyday I get to see kangaroos and emus. One day I saw a long necked turtle in one of the small lakes and I just had to make it of the Teenage Mutant Ninja variety!
Missing my pet fish back at home inspired me to sketch this chap, my favourite kind of fish, angelfish!
With all the amazing wildlife there is here, I have taken full opportunity of our local library to find all the information about them that I can. This has been a huge help in developing my Possum cartoon (and helping with my website developments…).
I take a lot of enjoyment and inspiration from reading the Batman Black and White Series. I am currently getting stuck into Volume 3, and as always when reading Batman I like to draw him too:
For my birthday, Hazel sponsored a Koala for me! She is called Peach and lives at Featherdale Wildlife Park.
And (I think) this picture is of her:
Whilst at Featherdale we were also able to have a photo opportunity with a koala (this isn’t Peach).
Then out came the sketchbook: