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Beverly Marsh VS Pennywise the Dancing Clown by RanmaCMH Beverly Marsh VS Pennywise the Dancing Clown :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 386 23 Kelly Finds a Way by RanmaCMH Kelly Finds a Way :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 46 7 Elanor Anne by RanmaCMH Elanor Anne :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 17 20 Cousin Sophia by RanmaCMH Cousin Sophia :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 21 9 Easter Princess by RanmaCMH Easter Princess :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 31 4 Tower of Ishal page 1 by RanmaCMH Tower of Ishal page 1 :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 367 132 The Joining - part 4 by RanmaCMH The Joining - part 4 :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 581 138 The Joining - part 3 by RanmaCMH The Joining - part 3 :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 238 38 The Joining - part 2 by RanmaCMH The Joining - part 2 :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 236 78 The Joining - part 1 by RanmaCMH The Joining - part 1 :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 243 47 Arrival at Ostagar - Morrigan by RanmaCMH Arrival at Ostagar - Morrigan :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 285 81 Arrival at Ostagar - Alistair by RanmaCMH Arrival at Ostagar - Alistair :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 283 79 Arrival at Ostagar - Recover by RanmaCMH Arrival at Ostagar - Recover :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 175 29 Arrival at Ostagar - Reprieve by RanmaCMH Arrival at Ostagar - Reprieve :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 150 7 Arrival at Ostagar - A Familiar Face by RanmaCMH Arrival at Ostagar - A Familiar Face :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 180 18 Arrival at Ostagar - Loghain by RanmaCMH Arrival at Ostagar - Loghain :iconranmacmh:RanmaCMH 260 57


23 tiny wishes by wlop 23 tiny wishes :iconwlop:wlop 9,968 306 Is it future, or is it past? by maxasabin Is it future, or is it past? :iconmaxasabin:maxasabin 47 8 Winter train station by snatti89 Winter train station :iconsnatti89:snatti89 6,829 192 Rainy Reunion by rain1940 Rainy Reunion :iconrain1940:rain1940 274 13 Lilo and Stitch Sketch by rossdraws Lilo and Stitch Sketch :iconrossdraws:rossdraws 4,696 115 Eidolon of Blossoms, Magic the Gathering by SebMcKinnon Eidolon of Blossoms, Magic the Gathering :iconsebmckinnon:SebMcKinnon 1,744 69 Rabid Bloodsucker- MAGIC ORIGINS by SebMcKinnon Rabid Bloodsucker- MAGIC ORIGINS :iconsebmckinnon:SebMcKinnon 735 31 Topplegeist by SebMcKinnon Topplegeist :iconsebmckinnon:SebMcKinnon 748 53 Erdwal Illuminator by SebMcKinnon Erdwal Illuminator :iconsebmckinnon:SebMcKinnon 631 17 Viking Repose by SebMcKinnon Viking Repose :iconsebmckinnon:SebMcKinnon 596 23 TW:WH - Syanna Fairytale by MilliganVick TW:WH - Syanna Fairytale :iconmilliganvick:MilliganVick 214 7 sally inktober sketch by BrianKesinger sally inktober sketch :iconbriankesinger:BrianKesinger 1,415 26 Rain by Gokupo101 Rain :icongokupo101:Gokupo101 436 38 2015.01.30 Amell card by agata-j 2015.01.30 Amell card :iconagata-j:agata-j 221 7 Shane Rhodes by sambees Shane Rhodes :iconsambees:sambees 868 16 Smoke by Greendelle Smoke :icongreendelle:Greendelle 487 42


Beverly Marsh VS Pennywise the Dancing Clown
Just a quick upload because lately the only time I can draw for myself is when it's a total accident.  Like this picture here?  Started as a doodle on a medical bill.  A combination of thinking about how to demo to students how to draw faces and mulling over an argument I read in a comments section about how the writers of the new IT dealt with Beverly Marsh's character. 
So I photoshopped out the info on the bill and now I can share it with you!  Ta Daa!  Not dead!
Did you all see the new IT movie?  What did you think?  I'm a huge fan of the book and the original mini series but I really enjoyed the movie too. I have a few criticisms (mostly about pacing) but overall I loved it and I loved the Losers Club.  And little Ben is a cutie so I might have to draw him and Bev next.
I just tried to submit a new journal entry and it went into a DA black hole somewhere.  To sum up, I am alive but very tired.  Having two kids is hard!  It's time to start drawing again, though, that's my new years resolution. 
Also I am addicted to Fallout 4 and that is taking up my drawing time too.  So sorry.  (not sorry) 
I'm going to start working on submitting and responding to folks again!  Looking forward to more great chats!


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Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
United States
Just another artist in CA, recently graduated from art school with a BFA in fine art, and desperately in need of a place to unload my gratuitously sentimental fan art. One of these days I'll figure out how to use a tablet and upload glorious colored work like everybody else.... but not today.

Not today.
Well hello!  Has it been about six months since my last update?  I think so, because that's how pregnant I am right now. 
Yup, we're expecting another little girl around the beginning of June, and I currently feel like I am carrying a small planet around and not a tiny baby.  I also look like that.  We're very excited over here, but let me tell you, the first trimester was ROUGH.  Like, constant nausea for weeks rough.  The kind where you don't want to do anything but sleep until it's over?  So naturally all drawing projects came to a screeching halt while I wussed out on the couch in the fetal position.  Once I finally got my energy back I needed to focus on other things, what sort of life stuff do I need to get done before this baby comes?  Getting our office converted into a bedroom, cleaning out junk and storing other junk.  Finishing touches on a children's book I have been working on for a lady who is self publishing (I will be posting more details about that as soon as they are polished up and ready to share.  So exciting!)  We started house hunting in our area which has been about 30% exciting possibilities and 70% sucking the soul out of my body. 
I'm also just wrapping up another 8 week set of art courses at the charter school where I teach.  Though this time around they asked if I could "throw together a middle school class."  Just THROW TOGETHER an 8 week curriculum for kids at an age where the only thing that appeals to them is TOTAL CHAOS. 

And I had a week and a half to prepare. 


Oh yeah, and I have a two year old too!  Let's not forget her!  She's still awesome and fun and sweet (and she talks so much, she honestly keeps getting funnier), but she's also getting more independent and has waaaay more energy than I do right now.  On good days we're having fun exploring the world together and teaching her to be a civilized person.  On bad days I'm just trying to keep her from digging through the cat box.  We have a lot of both days. 

So basically, what I'm whining about is, look how impressive it is that I finished another page of Arlana's story!  LOOK.  I still draw sometimes!  I wish I was drawing more but you have to measure success differently depending on what's happening in your life at the time.  That's been a good but tough lesson I've been learning throughout my life, but especially as a mother.  I've never wanted to be the "do it all" woman, but there are THINGS I want to make sure I don't let fall by the wayside.  And just taking the time to do a little sketching here and there are helping me make sure I don't stop drawing all together because I'm too busy or not motivated, or what have you. My husband is also so supportive of making sure that I have time to do my art, I can't emphasize enough how important that is.  Don't stay with someone who doesn't appreciate and support what you're passionate about (as long as it's a healthy passion, you know?  I'm really passionate about eating chocolate too but we try to keep that in check.) 
Having you cool people to share it with is also so motivating and keeps me accountable.  I'm sorry if I haven't responded to some of your wonderfully thoughtful comments, I think I kept holding out until I had something to upload.  Now I'm going to try to go back through and answer those. 

Hope to hear how some of you are doing too!  Thank you for your patience, all the favs, and all the comments!
  • Listening to: wind chimes and seagulls
  • Reading: The Happiest Toddler on the Block
  • Watching: Hellraiser
  • Playing: Dragon Age Inquisiton
  • Eating: everything
  • Drinking: Ice Water



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BrokenBoy8 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2017
I just discovered your art and it's so amazing :3 keep up good work, this widdle artist looks up to you >\\\<
Minagi-Mikoto Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2017
Happy Birthday! How's the little baby doing? :love:
RanmaCMH Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2017  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!  The baby is great!  She's still a light sleeper which is a pain.  But she's so dang cute I guess I can forgive her.  Btw she's totally gonna be my gamer baby, she loves pushing buttons and figuring out what they do. 
Minagi-Mikoto Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2017
I can't wait till you introduce Dragon Age to her! :D
ThePhoenixKing Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2017
Happy birthday! All the best!
RanmaCMH Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2017  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!  Right back at ya!
DarkStormSeeker Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday!! :heart: Beach Cake with candles 50x50 icon 
RanmaCMH Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2017  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!  Is that an ocean cake?  I was totally at the beach for my birthday! :D
DarkStormSeeker Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Lol, amazing!!! :heart: Hope you had a great day!
Wolf-Bear88 Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2017
Happy Birthday. I hope you're putting your feet up and having a relaxing day with your kids. Enjoy yourself. 
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