Oct 5 2011

Drowsy dinosaur

A drowsy dinosaur

Mornings can be rough, especially for extinct reptiles.

Dinosaurs were on the Earth for millions of years, but they are gone now. That is just nuts. To have a track record that long and then disappear—what chance does humanity have? Dinosaurs at least didn’t have to worry about destroying themselves. Though they didn’t have the ability to stop an asteroid, whereas we can send Bruce Willis into space with a nuke and a drill bit. …

My mom taught me the most important thing I know about creating art: Learn how to cover up your mistakes. I suspect that’s what I did with this doodle. The rough lines I used to flesh everything out probably came about from an error, but it ended up overtaking the drawing.