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Asni’s Art Blog: Quetzalcoatl

Asni’s Art Blog: Quetzalcoatl

In the next few blogs, I will have a look at magical birds - messengers between the human realm and the supernatural in many cultures. First off, Quetzalcoatl: the feathered snake of the Mexicans. Read More »

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 5)

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 5)

By and large, the illustrators on DeviantArt are far more respectful of how the characters are described by the author, than the professional illustrators responsible for the various cover versions. Read More »

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 4)

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 4)

In this post, I would like to introduce my own visual interpretation of Earthsea and its places and characters Read More »

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 3)

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 3)

I picked up the animated movie version from Studio Ghibli and was delighted to see Tenar pop up again. There must be a fourth book then! Read More »

Do You Game?

Do You Game?

One way of “forcing” oneself to write is to join an online text-based role-playing game (RPG). In a text-based game, people assume a character within the framework of a particular universe and write stories with other characters in different settings... Read More »

Interview: Sunila Sen Gupta, Dragon Lady

Interview: Sunila Sen Gupta, Dragon Lady

Hello! My name is Sunila Sen Gupta, I'm a 45 year old biologist turned illustrator and graphic designer in training, based in Switzerland. I am self-taught in illustration and have been working professionally for ten years now. Read More »

Dragon

Dragon

Smaug the Golden: Conversation with Smaug, by J. R. R. Tolkien. Nothing spells “Fantasy” as clearly as the image of a dragon does. And isn’t it strange that every one of us will have a fairly good idea of what a dragon looks like, e... Read More »

Amazing News, Monday, March 25, 2013

Amazing News, Monday, March 25, 2013

Via Huffingtonpost – The Most Detailed Map of the Internet to Date Hacker’s “broke in” to about half a million devices worldwide to create the most detailed map of internet usage to date.  Want to know what Skynet or Webmind ... Read More »