Sketch Time! – It’s Me :)

Hello once again ladies and gentlemen and welcome back! Occasionally, I will post sketches here. Today was a rough day mentally. I’m not sure if it is an artist thing or what but there are some days where I just don’t feel great. It is like there is a little man in my head bullying me at every turn. Nothing seems to feel good. I’ve tried exercising. Twice. I’ve tried being productive and working on caricatures that I need to mail for Etsy customers. I’ve worked on my book. It’s been rough. Well, I’ll keep trying. Here is little sketch that I did when I was drawing caricatures at Pieces last week. It’s a self-cartoon 🙂 Maybe I’ll clean him up some day. You can never have too many self-cartoons 😀 Until next time, so long everybody!

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It’s me! – Self Cartoon 2019

Live Caricatures from Pieces!

Hello once again ladies and gentleman and welcome back! Happy Monday. I wanted to start this week with a recap of the wonderful time I had drawing at Pieces on Saturday night. Pieces is a board game bar and cafe located in the Soulard neighborhood of St. Louis. It is a fantastic place with great food/drink and several hundred games to play.

They were all so nice to me and the reception was fantastic. When the night was said and done, I had drawn almost 50 caricatures! I was able to snap a few pics and I grabbed a few pictures from the Pieces instagram page as well. You should give them a follow, they are @STLPieces. Give me a follow as well, I’m @timidlion85. There is now a standing invitation for me to come back to draw each week. I’m very excited about that and I look forward to heading back in to draw another round! Thanks again to the staff for such a warm reception. See you all soon. Until next time, so long everybody!

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Drawing Live at Pieces STL on March 23rd!

Hey Hey! Happy Wednesday everybody and welcome back to the Timid Lion blog. Some caricature news to share. I’ve worked out a deal with the AWESOME folks over at Pieces STL. Pieces is a Board Game Bar and Grill located near downtown St. Louis. It is a very cool concept. They have over 800 games in stock, located on shelves around the bar. You grab a table, grab a game and start having fun. They also serve tasty food and drinks. All in all, it is a really cool place to visit.

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Check out Pieces if you’re in the St. Louis area. You won’t be disappointed!

Welp, I talked with the owner (who sounds like an awesome woman) and I will be drawing there this Saturday night from 4:30-9:30pm. Caricatures will be provided free of charge and it should be a ton of fun. I’m excited. Hopefully this will lead to a weekly/bi-weekly/monthly drawing gig. Should be great for networking and a lot of fun as well. Here is the flyer that we had made to hand out. If you’re in the St. Louis area and are looking for a fun thing to do on Saturday, head on over to Pieces!

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Happy Monday!

Welcome back! It’s Monday, which means it is back to work. Unfortunately it must be a quick post today as I have several caricatures to draw, a children’s book to finish, a logo and a website to mockup. I’m a lucky guy. Head over to our Etsy store and buy a caricature, it’s only $10! Here is one that we shipped out today. It’s heading to O-H-I-O! Until next time, so long everybody!

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Etsy Caricature – 4 Person Color – Heading to the Buckeye State!

More Coloring!

Hey All! Hopefully your weekend was fantastic. Mine was rather enjoyable as I took it easy, for the most part. I did sneak in some caricature drawing as our Etsy store has been selling caricatures like hot cakes. If you are looking for a fun gift for family or friends, check us out. I’m the busiest caricature artist on Etsy and am always excited to pick up more work. Our art starts at just $10!

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A sample of a recent caricature purchased through out Etsy store. Check the links in the navigation above for more details.

Enough of the shill act 🙂 I’m not just here to sell art. Although I do appreciate paying my bills and eating food. I’m also here to share my passion of art. It’s what I do for fun, as well as a living. I’m still working on my own children’s book, Untitled 2019. As you may remember, last Friday, I posted a few color samples. I don’t want to give away the whole book, obviously, but a few pieces here and there won’t hurt. Here is another color sample of one of the main characters. Enjoy and until next time, so long everybody!

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One of two main characters in our upcoming book. Still “Untitled”.