Merry Christmas season everyone! To celebrate all the holiday festivities, every day in December I’m posting a doodle/sketch in addition to a review on a Christmas book. I hope you all join me this December to enjoy some fun and seasonal cheer.
This unusual take on a Christmas tale is sure to make your day with its adorable illustrations and sweet story! All Yukio wants for Christmas is to have one incredibly, EPIC, AWESOME, AMAZING snowball fight! But having a snowball fight alone isn’t very much fun and when Yukio asks all his friends, they turn him down. They’re too busy being good for Santa. “We don’t want to be on the naughty list!” They reply. So Yukio devises a plan. If Santa is what’s stopping him from getting his Christmas wish, then he’ll just have to run Santa out of town! Full of humor and cute art, Samurai Santa: A Very Ninja Christmas is sure to be a book you’ll want to share with the whole family.
It’s been a while since I’ve done anything “Tinsel and Holly” themed. For those of you who don’t remember them, Tinsel and Holly were part of single-shot comics that I drew a couple years back. They were the trouble elves that always seemed to be getting into mischief – even as they attempted to be helpful! This version of them has more of a defined period, modeled after the styles of the 1930s:
Would you rather be an elf in the candy department at the North Pole or the toy-design department?