Tagged: moon

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Pluto Got Busy – Two New Moons

Pluto. The former planet circling on the edge of our solar system. Yeah, it was not happy about the dissing any more than we were. That’s why it mooned us! Well, scientists anyway. Astronomers discovered that Pluto has moons. Two to be exact. Right now they are called ‘P4′ and ‘P5′, because, well, they just don’t give Pluto any street cred. But, now you can. The website www.plutorocks.com is currently running a contest to name the moons. By tradition, the names of Pluto’s moons come from Greek and Roman mythology, and are related to the ancient tales about Hades and the...

Usagi Yojimbo: Building a Ronin on Bitstrips 3

Usagi Yojimbo: Building a Ronin on Bitstrips

This is the second portrait I made, using Bitstrips (the first was a character named Bone). As with my Superman, the moon prop was a key element in this picture. I started with Usagi’s head. The face was so important. Building the eyes, which would move the viewer to the whole portrait. Also, giving him the fuzzy look. After all, he is a Rabbit! After the face was done, I was home free… right! Turns out the ears were a LOT more difficult than I thought. The end result was worth the effort! Now it got much easier… really! The...

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Stay With You – FAWM 2009

I seem to do my best work while driving. Just today I put together another song in the car. That is why I have a digital recorder in the car. Of course it has a lot of failed attempts – a song about ‘Heated Seats’ come to mind. This song the chorus was created while driving. The rest cultured with the song. Lyrics