Author Archives: Pam Bliss

Handprint Turkey!

Between world events and the utter disaster that WordPress has made of my blog, I have not been around for a while. I am going to try to figure things out on the technical front, and everything else can take … Continue reading

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inktober surprise, page 1 (inktober day 11)

Nobody was more surprised than I was to discover a Mr. Rock space opera minicomic hidden in the “official” prompt list for this year’s Inktober.  I just took the prompts from the 11th -19th and mixed them up … Page … Continue reading

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inktober! is going on! plus an inktober surprise

Haven’t seen much of me lately?  That’s because I am working on a special Inktober project– this year it’s Mr. Rocktober, with a new Mr. Rock cartoon every day, based on the prompts from the official prompt list Some of them … Continue reading

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on friendly sharks

Over the last few troubling years I have been finding a weird kind of comfort in the company of the Friendly Shark.  It probably started with the Friendly Shark characters in other peoples’ comics, and with my own giant IKEA … Continue reading

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this animal is thinking about …

Do you ever wonder what the Mysterious Animal (or is it a Horrible Creature?) is thinking about in one of these sketchbook drawings?  Hint: it is probably not going to advance the implied plot too much.  Also, it is not … Continue reading

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hulk poem september. also poetry hulk picture.

Hulk poem September. (Not Hulk-ku.  Sorry.  Hulk make many kind poems.) Light all gold. Spider web. Cottonwood leaf already fall. Hulk find chocolate Easter egg Way back in cupboard. Best September. Also, here picture Hulk.  PB draw just today.  Borrow … Continue reading

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mr. rock and the delicate blown glass unicorn

I have been drawing werewolves all week for a Halloween comic, but I took some time this afternoon to finish and color a Mr. Rock cartoon that I inked a while ago.  Unlike many of the Mr. Rocks I’ve posted … Continue reading

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mr rock in sketchbook world

No one was more surprised than I was to discover that Mr. Rock was my first character who pretty much demands to appear in color.  The others don’t mind it, but Mr. Rock doesn’t feel like himself without his turquoise … Continue reading

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the long awaited return of mr. rock!

I did not plan for this to happen.  For the last three weeks World Headquarters has been all about Health Care- all kinds of Health Care for multiple members of the household.  None of it was Covid related, which is … Continue reading

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minicomics live: crisis … and resolution

The last two pages of Mission Equinox are finally penciled.  You’ve got some space opera action, including some sci-fi upside downness, some corny montage, some sleeping stegosaurus.  Yes, I know stegosauruses almost certainly slept standing up, like a rhinoceros, an … Continue reading

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