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#inktober days 26-31

31 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]


Day 26: box. Ballerina on a music box. Black ink drawing of a ballerina on a music box


Day 27: creepy. Reproduction in black ink of one of Franquin’s drawing from Les Idées Noires. Umbrella turning into a bat and lifting the man holding it. 
Reproduction in black ink of one of Franquin's drawing from Les Idées Noires. Umbrella turning into a bat and lifting the man holding it.


Day 28: burn. Black ink reproduction of John Byrne’s Jean Grey and Phoenix. 
Black ink reproduction of John Byrne's Jean Grey and Phoenix


Day 29: surprise. Small boy opening a birthday present. 
Small boy opening a birthday present.


Day 30: wreck. Shipwreck. Black ink and pen.Shipwreck. Black ink and pen.


Day 31: friend. Three friends playing in front of a mammoth statue. 


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.

#inktober days 21-25

27 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]

Day 21: Big. The rain scene from Hayao Miyazaki’s picture My Neighbor Totoro. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm; and watercolour. 
The rain scene from Hayao Miyazaki's picture My Neighbor Totoro.


Day 22: Little. The Little Prince kneeling on a small planet in front of a rose. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
The Little Prince kneeling on a small planet in front of a rose.


Day 23: Slow. A sloth hanging from a branch. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
A sloth hanging from a branch.


Day 24: One dozen. A dozen roses in a gift box. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
A dozen roses in a gift box.


Day 25: Tired. Kitten asleep. Black ink, uniball pin pen, 0.05 mm. 
Kitten asleep.


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.

#inktober days 16-20

23 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]

Day 16: wet. Black ink drawing of The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai.
Black ink drawing of The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai


Day 17: Battle. Black ink drawing of a Studio Ghibli battle scene; sword fighter and knife fighter surrounded by a semi-circle of men holding rifles, swords and spears.
Black ink drawing of a Studio Ghibli battle scene; sword fighter and knife fighter surrounded by a semi-circle of men holding rifles, swords and spears.


Day 18: Escape. Black ink drawing of a hand (my hand), tethered by a weight, and holding a smoking cigarette. Black ink drawing of a hand tethered by a weight and holding a smoking cigarette.


Day 19: Flight. Black ink drawing of an aeroplane in flight. Scene from a Ghibli Studio picture.
Black ink drawing of an aeroplane in flight. Scene from a Ghibli Studio picture.


Day 20: Squeeze. Black ink drawing of a couple embracing.
Black ink drawing of a couple embracing.


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.

#inktober days 11-15

15 Oct
[Inktober: 31 Days 31 Drawings, with a theme list, in case one needs inspiration.]

Day 11: transport. Because love transports and moves people. Because I am in love.
Black ink and red felt pen showing a branch with leaves and heart-shaped red leaves. Two red birds on a branch facing each other, their wings shaped as a heart.  Black ink and red felt pen showing a branch with leaves and heart-shaped red leaves. Two red birds on a branch facing each other.


Day 12: worried. I *was* worried that day! Took me forever to get started and draw. That was appropriate. 

Black ink and watercolour showing an reproduction of Munch’s The Scream. Black ink and watercolour showing an reproduction of Munch's The Scream.


Day 13: scared. Black ink drawing of a scared eye.Black ink drawing of a scared eye.


Day 14: tree. This is inspired by a print by Hiroshige. 

Black ink drawing of a big tree by a lake, three tiny peopke underneath and three cranes taking off above the water. Black ink drawing of a big tree by a lake, three tiny peopke underneath and three cranes taking off above the water.


Day 15: relax. My boy a couple weeks ago (except it doesn’t look like him.)

Black ink drawing of a boy reading a comics book on a rocking chair.Black ink drawing of a boy reading a comics book on a rocking chair.


Inktober’s prompt list: Inktober's prompt list with suggested themes for everyday.