Bringin it Back: FAN ART FRIDAYS

A few years ago I started doing Fan Art Fridays, and then just eventually gave up as I got busy and became uninterested.

Well, I decided to bring it back.  Partly because I’m drawing a lot again, and partly because I just REALLY wanted to do fan art for this duo:

I present Rachel Fairburn and Kiri Pritchard-Mclean of the popular podcast All Killa No Thrilla

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Before you go ahead and start listening, you should know that this Podcast consists of two hilarious British Comedians talking about… Serial Killers.  Yep you heard me!  I have always had a fascination with Crime Shows and the like, so of course this was right up my alley.  But don’t worry, it’s not scary, sometimes it makes me slightly queasy but its mostly funny and entertaining (especially if you are familiar with British culture and know who Alan Partridge is Ha!)  A friend turned me on to it and I am obsessed, so i decided to do this lil number. I hope they like it :o)

 

 

 

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The WONDER WOMAN Pose

I know I haven’t been submitting much lately, but I just finished a project I’m really excited about.  I think that it’s something that every woman (and human I guess ;) should know about to support building confidence and self-esteem.

Everyone deserves a chance to wield their golden lasso!

 

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It’s the MOOOOSSSST Wonderful TIIIIMMME….

Yeah yeah yeah …. I know it’s only the first week of November …

STOP PRETENDING – WE ALL KNOW YOU’RE THINKING ABOUT CHRISTMAS TOO!

Which means it’s that time of year to start planning ahead!

Christmas Cards and Illustrated Gifts!  Now until Mid-December!!!

No new Cards this year, but I am offering some old favorites – check out My Etsy page or email me at rachel.f.t.foss@gmail.com for more details!

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MORE HERE!  MOAR HERE!

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AND!  If you’re still stumped for a nice personal present this year, consider a personal portrait or illustration for your friends families and loved ones

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Email me at rachel.f.t.foss@gmail.com for more info !!!!!!

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CRUSHING IT

I’m keepin’ it rolling – I want to try to post something at least once a week – trying to get my life back!

Here is a comic I drew back in April about our former long-term sub teacher at work, who I followed around gawking at for months.

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HELLO OLD FRIEND

Holy MOLY it’s been a long time since I’ve posted on here. ITS BEEN NEARLY 5 MONTHS PEOPLE.

Why?  Various life events + no time + nothing to draw + too many commissions + my student spilling coffee on my computer and it being in the shop waiting for parts for 4 months.

BUT LOOK!  IM HERE!  IM BACK!  YAY!

I am hoping to get things going again regularly.  And guess what folks – I just turned 30!  Shit is gonna get real.

Im ready.

SO without further ado, let’s welcome each-other back with a new debut comic, the first comic of my 30’s :  I CAN DO ANYTHING.

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FIVE DOLLA BOOK and PRINT SALE

$5 $5 $5

$5 BOOK AND PRINT SALE!

That’s right!  ALL MY BOOKS!  $5 !!!

Including:

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And of course MY BEST SELLER:

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($6 with shipping! STILL A GOOD DEAL!)

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PLUS!!!!!

ALL MY 8×10 PRINTS FOR $5 !!!!

INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

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email me at rachel.f.t.foss@gmail.com for info and interest in the $5 PRINT SALE!!!!!!

And of course, as always, PORTRAITS PORTRAITS PORTRAITS!!!!!

Perfect for birthdays, anniversary and wedding gifts – email me at rachel.f.t.foss@gmail.com for pricing and questions about PERSONAL PORTRAITS!!!!!!!

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New Post About Old Stuff

I totally forgot to ever post the illustrations I did for Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Words Weekend last year.  It was an incredible experience and opportunity, and I had a ton of fun doing these illustrations.

Based on the poem by Irene Marquette (which you can read here)

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Thank you to 1,000 Chicago Afternoons, Anthology of Chicago and CHI_LIT and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago for the awesome opportunity!

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Recently featured again on the MCA Front page and in the Chicago READER for a similar even coming up this month: http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/welcome-to-the-neighborhood/Event?oid=16184828