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Keeper of the Key

Another monster! Why is it so fun to draw monsters? Probably because they can have horns and teeth and be whatever fun colors you want them to be :)

I think I've been neglecting the art of the nose... I usually draw my monsters without noses, but I think I need to experiment a little more with them. This little nose turned out pretty cute.

AAaaaaaaand yesterday was Bobby's and my 5 year wedding anniversary :D He took the day off of work, took me shopping, bought me a new dress and earrings, and then surprised me by driving me to the petshop to pick out a BUDGIE!!! I picked a lively little green bugger and named him Pipo :) He's settling in nicely, not quite tame yet, but I've been letting him perch on my finger while I sit real still. When he's a little less scared, I'll take some pics of him to show him off.

So I have the best husband ever. I hope everyone had as good a week as I did :) Happy Friday Night!
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9 comments:

Jaclyn T said...

Congrats on your anniversary! Your monster is adorable--I like his nose tons. As for your new pet, I hope to see a picture soon!


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Tina said...

So exciting! Happy anniversary :)

I love the monster! And his nose is indeed cute.

LimeRiot said...

Cute monster and cute hubby! Congrats on the anniversary and your new family member. I can't wait to see pictures once he's ready :).

Carmen said...

Oh don't mention budgies to me, we just had to move 80 of them in our house move! (My partner is a bird fanatic and going through a breeding budgies phase)

Happy belated anniversary :) I love your monster - his colours are gorgeous.

Jessica said...

Oh congrats on the anniversary and the little Budgie. I had a blue, grey and white one when I was growing up. I love birds but I also love cats. So the compromise is Chickens outdoors and Kitties indoors. One day I would love a Sun Conure.

Mandy Crandell said...

Super cute monster!

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jennjilldesigns said...

Congrats on your anniversary and congrats on getting a budgie! My husband and I have a cockatiel and a budgie, and they are the best birds ever. I have no doubt you'll enjoy your little guy for years. :)

thekathrynwheel said...

Congrats on your anniversary, and welcome to Pipo! It won't be long before he starts talking and imitating you and then you won't be able to keep him quiet!

Craftyvox said...

Those are the cutest little monsters:)

And Happy Anniversary! We *almost* share our wedding day (ours is August 20:)).