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Advent Calendar December 15: baggy warm-ups

Obscuring perfectly cute figures since 1958! And before for sure, but I’m calling out 1958 because that’s when Carnation’s Easy-Does-It Cookbook was published, which I’ve been using for reference for illustration style, like for the line weight and general body … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar December 14: stay cool, Hottie

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Advent Calendar December 13: back seams

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Advent Calendar December 12: if you can’t stand the heat

This drawing inspired by the illustrations in Carnation’s Easy-Does-It Cookbook and by the Munsing rolling-pin over there on the kitchen counter that belonged to my husband’s grandma. Book is: Carnation’s Easy-Does-It Cookbook, by Mary Blake, copyright 1958, Carnation Company, USA … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar December 11: beauty mark

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Advent Calendar December 10: tie it in a bow

No square knot either, you’ll never get that skirt back off again.

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Advent Calendar December 9: mistletoe gonna getcha

Look out, lovers. That mess is everywhere. Reference photo: Irina Baranova and Yurek Shabelevsky in Le Beau Danube from the book Balletomania, the story of an obsession by Arnold L. Haskell, copyright 1934, Simon and Schuster Inc. New York, New … Continue reading

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