#HappyHoli 2017! As I mentioned yesterday, Holi is a Hindu Spring Festival in India and Nepal, also known as the “festival of colors” or the “festival of love”. The festival signifies the victory of good over evil as well as the arrival of spring. It is a time to play and laugh, forget and forgive,… Continue reading Happy Holi 2017!
Happy Holi Eve, or Holika! Holi celebrations start on the eve of Holi, known as Holika, with an evening of bonfires. Communities gather to perform religious rituals in front of the bonfire and give offerings. They pray that their internal evil should be destroyed as the bonfire starts. If you want to see my travel… Continue reading Happy Holika!
It’s not quite Holi yet, but these little Minions are getting ready for the Festival of Colors! They’re stocking up on Holi powder so they’ll be ready when it’s time to throw the Colors! Bonus content may be found on Patreon. Join to get exclusive behind-the-scenes material and unlock Patron-Only Posts: https://www.patreon.com/morbidlyadorable
Just a lazy Sunday watching the boats go by… You can see I took my references right from photographs I took in India. I did alter reality by putting the Taj Mahal in view of the river. Except for a beautiul reflecting pool, there isn’t actually a body of water on either side of the… Continue reading Lazy Sunday…
I love camping. So much. In India, we spent a couple of days camping in the Thar Desert. In full disclosure, it was actually glamping! And yes, there were camels! #morbidlyadorable #art Patreon Community 2.0: https://www.patreon.com/morbidlyadorable I re-opened my Patreon Community last week! I’ve been organizing my personal travel photos from India (finally!),… Continue reading Glamping in the Thar Desert, India
I drew the Taj Mahal in the background as often as possible. It was one of the highlights of my trip to India. Sometimes when I see something advertised, I worry that it might not deliver because it was so hyped. This delivered. I could have sat for hours sketching on the steps of this… Continue reading In view of the Taj Mahal…
Is it Monday already?! So many things to do! So many distractions! Breathe, chant Om, and invite Inner Peace! Again. And again. And again.
Here is the newest Morbidly Adorable Tarot Card — Three of Arrows! I apologize for the delay in posting new tarot cards. I desperately want to adhere to posting on Thursdays, but I do not want to cut corners to get the paintings done. I will definitely try to get back to posting regularly on… Continue reading 3 of Arrows (Swords) from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot
Sometimes in the Morbidly Adorable Tarot, the prettier the card, the worse the poison. Maybe you expected the Death card? Hollywood seduces you into believing a Candyland of curses will be unleashed when the Death card is drawn by the seeker. Even a wizened fortuneteller will wince and hastily bring the reading to a close,… Continue reading 10 of Arrows (Swords) from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot
Countdown until the newest #MorbidlyAdorableTarot Card is Revealed: 11 Days! For now, enjoy The Fool! Begin your journey with the Fool from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot! With all worldly possessions tied in a bundle, the lighthearted Fool embraces life with a naive and hopeful heart. The Fool’s cautious friend, Wart (short for Worry Wart), serves… Continue reading Countdown to new Tarot Card: 11 Days!