Posts Tagged: The Artzy Side

Night Cap

Hi! Here’s an illustration I just finished colouring. It’s an old sketch I found from my sketchbook and I thought it needed some colour. :) -Micke  

Night Cap

Hi! Here’s an illustration I just finished colouring. It’s an old sketch I found from my sketchbook and I thought it needed some colour. :) -Micke  

My Litlle Sketchbook 35

Hi! Here’s a recent one from my sketchbook. :) -Micke  

My Litlle Sketchbook 35

Hi! Here’s a recent one from my sketchbook. :) -Micke  

My Little Sketchbook 34

Hi all! Here’s a weird bunch from my little sketchbook. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 34

Hi all! Here’s a weird bunch from my little sketchbook. :) -Micke

Happy Skeleton

Hi! Here’s a small piece I just finished. :) -M

Happy Skeleton

Hi! Here’s a small piece I just finished. :) -M

Lake Side

Hi! Here’s a piece inspired by an earlier illlustration I made called “Magical Forest”. Made with Micron and Sharpie pens. -Micke

Lake Side

Hi! Here’s a piece inspired by an earlier illlustration I made called “Magical Forest”. Made with Micron and Sharpie pens. -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 33

Hello there! Here’s a recent drawing from my little sketchbook. I also did some “brutal web design” here on my site. What do you think about the new look? ;) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 33

Hello there! Here’s a recent drawing from my little sketchbook. I also did some “brutal web design” here on my site. What do you think about the new look? ;) -Micke

Another Ornament Skull

Hi all! Here’s a commission artwork for a friend of mine. :) -Micke

Another Ornament Skull

Hi all! Here’s a commission artwork for a friend of mine. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 32

Hi all! Here’s a recent one from my little sketchbook. :) -M

My Little Sketchbook 32

Hi all! Here’s a recent one from my little sketchbook. :) -M

Grimy Skull

Hi all! Here’s a small piece I made lately. Vector + Photoshop in this one. :) -Micke

Grimy Skull

Hi all! Here’s a small piece I made lately. Vector + Photoshop in this one. :) -Micke

Ornament Skull

Hi all! Here’s a piece I made for a friend of mine. It was meant to be a tattoo design at first but ended up with a bit more detail than was intented. I still finalised it to be a

Ornament Skull

Hi all! Here’s a piece I made for a friend of mine. It was meant to be a tattoo design at first but ended up with a bit more detail than was intented. I still finalised it to be a

Easter Bunny

Happy Easter, fellow bloggers and friends! -Micke

Easter Bunny

Happy Easter, fellow bloggers and friends! -Micke

Skull Doodle

Hi all! Here’s a skull doodle I drew this week. Found a Copic brush tip from my pen stash and put it to use. :) -Micke

Skull Doodle

Hi all! Here’s a skull doodle I drew this week. Found a Copic brush tip from my pen stash and put it to use. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 30

Hi! Here’s a new one from my little A6 sized sketchbook. An aquatic theme this time. :) -M

My Little Sketchbook 30

Hi! Here’s a new one from my little A6 sized sketchbook. An aquatic theme this time. :) -M

Diver Tattoo Design

Hi all! Been a while since I’ve posted. Been a bit busy lately with work and a newcomer at our home (a dachshund puppy). :) This is a tattoo design I made for a friend of mine. He’s a dive

Diver Tattoo Design

Hi all! Been a while since I’ve posted. Been a bit busy lately with work and a newcomer at our home (a dachshund puppy). :) This is a tattoo design I made for a friend of mine. He’s a dive

My Little Sketchbook 29

Hi all! Here’s the latest piece from my A6 sized sketchbook. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 29

Hi all! Here’s the latest piece from my A6 sized sketchbook. :) -Micke

Magical Forest (in colour)

Hello again! Here’s the fully coloured version of this drawing which I published earlier. It took a bit of time to colour, but now it finished. :) (Click here for art prints) -Micke

Magical Forest (in colour)

Hello again! Here’s the fully coloured version of this drawing which I published earlier. It took a bit of time to colour, but now it finished. :) (Click here for art prints) -Micke

Bearded Skull

Hi! Here’s a quick doodle which I also coloured afterwards. Just something I made to pass time. I used Adobe Capture instead of scanning which makes the lines smoother. Might experiment with that app some more. :) -Micke

Bearded Skull

Hi! Here’s a quick doodle which I also coloured afterwards. Just something I made to pass time. I used Adobe Capture instead of scanning which makes the lines smoother. Might experiment with that app some more. :) -Micke

Happy XMAS!

Hi all! Just want to wish you all a happy XMAS. Hope you have a good time with your friends and family. :) -Micke

Happy XMAS!

Hi all! Just want to wish you all a happy XMAS. Hope you have a good time with your friends and family. :) -Micke

Magical Forest

Hi all! Here’s drawing I finished recently. Some fantasy art for a change – been quite many scifi themes lately on my blog. This one is A5 in size and has been made using Micron and Sharpie pens. The next

Magical Forest

Hi all! Here’s drawing I finished recently. Some fantasy art for a change – been quite many scifi themes lately on my blog. This one is A5 in size and has been made using Micron and Sharpie pens. The next

My Little Sketchbook 27

Hi all! Here’s a scifi-themed one from my little A6 sized sketchbook. Been a bit busy again lately but I will have time to post more drawings (and paintings) during xmas holidays. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 27

Hi all! Here’s a scifi-themed one from my little A6 sized sketchbook. Been a bit busy again lately but I will have time to post more drawings (and paintings) during xmas holidays. :) -Micke

Darth Vader

Hi all! I felt the force while holding my Micron and Sharpie.. Here’s a Star Wars themed illustration from my A6 sized sketchbook. Living the hype. :) -Micke

Darth Vader

Hi all! I felt the force while holding my Micron and Sharpie.. Here’s a Star Wars themed illustration from my A6 sized sketchbook. Living the hype. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 26

Hi all! Been a while again since my last post. Busy autumn on my part but I do have some new art ready to be published. :) Here’s a recent one from my little A6 sized sketchbook. -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 26

Hi all! Been a while again since my last post. Busy autumn on my part but I do have some new art ready to be published. :) Here’s a recent one from my little A6 sized sketchbook. -Micke

Rogue Robot (in colour)

Hi all! I finally finished colouring this robot themed illustration. A lot of details here so it became quite a slow process. The original is a pen drawing which I scanned and added colour in PhotoShop. You’ll find the black

Rogue Robot (in colour)

Hi all! I finally finished colouring this robot themed illustration. A lot of details here so it became quite a slow process. The original is a pen drawing which I scanned and added colour in PhotoShop. You’ll find the black

Freaky Halloween!

Have a nice Halloween all you freaks and friends out there! :) This happy one is available as art prints + more at my Society6 shop -Micke

Freaky Halloween!

Have a nice Halloween all you freaks and friends out there! :) This happy one is available as art prints + more at my Society6 shop -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 25

Hi all! Here’s a “weirdo” drawing from my little sketchbook. It’s made with Micron pens. Enjoy your weekend! :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 25

Hi all! Here’s a “weirdo” drawing from my little sketchbook. It’s made with Micron pens. Enjoy your weekend! :) -Micke

Artefacts

Hi! I decided to color this little piece from my sketchbook. Colouring gave it a new life and also more meaning to the artefacts. Originally I tried to gather as much stuff from the Medieval times as possible into one

Artefacts

Hi! I decided to color this little piece from my sketchbook. Colouring gave it a new life and also more meaning to the artefacts. Originally I tried to gather as much stuff from the Medieval times as possible into one

My Little Sketchbook 24

Hi all! Doodling again.. Was fun to come up with artefacts to include into this “ornament”. This is from my little sketchbook and was made with Micron pens. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 24

Hi all! Doodling again.. Was fun to come up with artefacts to include into this “ornament”. This is from my little sketchbook and was made with Micron pens. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 23

Hi all! Here’s the one I mentioned in my last post. It’ s from my A6 sized sketchbook. Tools used: Micron 01 & 005 + Sharpie. Happy weekend! -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 23

Hi all! Here’s the one I mentioned in my last post. It’ s from my A6 sized sketchbook. Tools used: Micron 01 & 005 + Sharpie. Happy weekend! -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 22

Hi! Here’s a little drawing from my sketchbook. Love making these small, A6 sized ones. Got one more in the making which I will publish soon. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 22

Hi! Here’s a little drawing from my sketchbook. Love making these small, A6 sized ones. Got one more in the making which I will publish soon. :) -Micke

Ant City (sand, pen and paper)

Hi all! Here’s new drawing which combines a pen drawing and natural elements. I finished it last weekend. There’s one more of these yet to be published, so “stay tuned”. :) -Micke

Ant City (sand, pen and paper)

Hi all! Here’s new drawing which combines a pen drawing and natural elements. I finished it last weekend. There’s one more of these yet to be published, so “stay tuned”. :) -Micke

Pebble Skull Two

Hi all! Back to work again after a few weeks of summer holidays. Haven’t gotten back to the “drawing board” yet but here’s something I made during a trip to Santorini, Greece. There are cool black sand beaches on the

Pebble Skull Two

Hi all! Back to work again after a few weeks of summer holidays. Haven’t gotten back to the “drawing board” yet but here’s something I made during a trip to Santorini, Greece. There are cool black sand beaches on the

It’s Vacation Time!

Hi all! I just started my Summer holiday today and the weather here in Southern Finland is also finally starting to feel like summer. Here’s a small holiday-themed doodle I made using pens, paper, Adobe Shape CC iPhone app and

It’s Vacation Time!

Hi all! I just started my Summer holiday today and the weather here in Southern Finland is also finally starting to feel like summer. Here’s a small holiday-themed doodle I made using pens, paper, Adobe Shape CC iPhone app and

Rogue Robot (in progress)

Hi all! Here’s an A5 sized drawing I’m currently working on. This is still in it’s early stages but let’s see how it turns out after adding a bit more elements and details to it. -Micke

Rogue Robot (in progress)

Hi all! Here’s an A5 sized drawing I’m currently working on. This is still in it’s early stages but let’s see how it turns out after adding a bit more elements and details to it. -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 20

Hi! Here’s again one from my little A6 sketchbook. My Micron 01 has been put to the test again. I’ve been drawing these small pictures lately but have also started one that’s a bit bigger in size. Have to post

My Little Sketchbook 20

Hi! Here’s again one from my little A6 sketchbook. My Micron 01 has been put to the test again. I’ve been drawing these small pictures lately but have also started one that’s a bit bigger in size. Have to post

My Little Sketchbook 19

Hi! Here’s a recent one from my little sketchbook. It’s made with a Micron and Sharpie. I have one more of these small pieces ready, so there’s more to come in the next post. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 19

Hi! Here’s a recent one from my little sketchbook. It’s made with a Micron and Sharpie. I have one more of these small pieces ready, so there’s more to come in the next post. :) -Micke

The Landscapist

Hi all! Here’s a black and white drawing I finished just recently. It’s A5 in size and made with Micron pens and a brush tip pen. Many strokes in this one.. as usual. :) -Micke

The Landscapist

Hi all! Here’s a black and white drawing I finished just recently. It’s A5 in size and made with Micron pens and a brush tip pen. Many strokes in this one.. as usual. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 18

Hi all! Here’s one more from my little A6 sized sketchbook. It was drawn with Micron pens and a bit of patience. :) -Micke

My Little Sketchbook 18

Hi all! Here’s one more from my little A6 sized sketchbook. It was drawn with Micron pens and a bit of patience. :) -Micke

Mutated (in progress)

Hi! It’s been a while since I posted. Been a bit busy for the last few weeks. Here’s one piece I began drawing earlier this year during a drawing course. I’ve used pencils in this one. Trying something new instead

Mutated (in progress)

Hi! It’s been a while since I posted. Been a bit busy for the last few weeks. Here’s one piece I began drawing earlier this year during a drawing course. I’ve used pencils in this one. Trying something new instead

My Little Sketchbook 17

Hi! Here’s a new one from my A6 sized sketchbook. We just had an election here in Finland so this one was inspired by that. Some colourful “characters” were elected again to the parliament but I’ll leave out commenting more

My Little Sketchbook 17

Hi! Here’s a new one from my A6 sized sketchbook. We just had an election here in Finland so this one was inspired by that. Some colourful “characters” were elected again to the parliament but I’ll leave out commenting more

Eagle Head

Hello! Here’s the finished version of this one. It’s made combining watercolour with black pens. Hope you enjoy this one and feel free to share! Also available as art prints and phone cases at Society6.com. -Micke

Eagle Head

Hello! Here’s the finished version of this one. It’s made combining watercolour with black pens. Hope you enjoy this one and feel free to share! Also available as art prints and phone cases at Society6.com. -Micke

Awesome Australia!

Hi all! As I mentioned in one of my previous posts, we went on a three week trip to Australia. It took me a while to go through all the pics since there are LOTS of them. Our trip included

Awesome Australia!

Hi all! As I mentioned in one of my previous posts, we went on a three week trip to Australia. It took me a while to go through all the pics since there are LOTS of them. Our trip included

Eagle Head (in progress)

Hi! Here’s a mixed media piece I started this week. Made with watercolours and black pens. -Micke

Eagle Head (in progress)

Hi! Here’s a mixed media piece I started this week. Made with watercolours and black pens. -Micke

Chop Shop

Hi all! Here’s a car themed illustration I finished recently. Not my usual topic but was fun to draw. This one is drawn with Micron pens after sketching it first with a pencil. Then I scanned it and coloured it

Chop Shop

Hi all! Here’s a car themed illustration I finished recently. Not my usual topic but was fun to draw. This one is drawn with Micron pens after sketching it first with a pencil. Then I scanned it and coloured it

Drawing Course: Live Model

Hi! Here’s one from the drawing course I participated in recently. This is made with charcoal and with a live model. I have some challenges what is comes to realistic proportions (maybe because my art usually is the total opposite).

Drawing Course: Live Model

Hi! Here’s one from the drawing course I participated in recently. This is made with charcoal and with a live model. I have some challenges what is comes to realistic proportions (maybe because my art usually is the total opposite).

Drawing Course: Beacon

Hi! I went to a two weekend drawing course which ended today. Among other topics we did a few studies on how to draw people with pencil and charcoal. This is what I made during the first weekend.. the pencil

Drawing Course: Beacon

Hi! I went to a two weekend drawing course which ended today. Among other topics we did a few studies on how to draw people with pencil and charcoal. This is what I made during the first weekend.. the pencil

Watercolour: Bubble Gum

Hi all! Here’s a watercolour piece I finished this week. We had glass and reflections as a theme during the course. I didn’t find a suitable picture to refer to then so I decided to make this one. It’s all

Watercolour: Bubble Gum

Hi all! Here’s a watercolour piece I finished this week. We had glass and reflections as a theme during the course. I didn’t find a suitable picture to refer to then so I decided to make this one. It’s all

Online / Offline (in colour)

Hi! As promised, here’s the coloured version of this one. The original artwork is A5 in size and made with black pens on paper. After scanning I coloured it in PhotoShop. -Micke

Online / Offline (in colour)

Hi! As promised, here’s the coloured version of this one. The original artwork is A5 in size and made with black pens on paper. After scanning I coloured it in PhotoShop. -Micke

Online / Offline

Hi! Here’s a weirdo-robot drawing I made this week. It’s made with Micron pens and a Sharpie on A5 sized paper. I’m also in the process of colouring it (with PhotoShop) and will post a coloured version tomorrow. :) -Micke

Online / Offline

Hi! Here’s a weirdo-robot drawing I made this week. It’s made with Micron pens and a Sharpie on A5 sized paper. I’m also in the process of colouring it (with PhotoShop) and will post a coloured version tomorrow. :) -Micke

At the Edge of the Woods

Hi! Here’s an A5 sized drawing I finished recently. I might colour this one to make it more lively. :) Tools used: Micron 01 + 005, Sharpie and pencil. Available as art prints here: Society6 -Micke

At the Edge of the Woods

Hi! Here’s an A5 sized drawing I finished recently. I might colour this one to make it more lively. :) Tools used: Micron 01 + 005, Sharpie and pencil. Available as art prints here: Society6 -Micke

Watercolour: Jars and a Glass

Hi! This one is from my latest watercolour course. We had glass and reflections as the theme this time. I think this turned out pretty nice. I also started painting another one and will post it too once it’s finished.

Watercolour: Jars and a Glass

Hi! This one is from my latest watercolour course. We had glass and reflections as the theme this time. I think this turned out pretty nice. I also started painting another one and will post it too once it’s finished.