Born of a minor angel and the Behemoth, Moh-Moh appears on earth in the form of a colossal elephantine demoness. She rides on clouds, induces nightmares and on the Last Day will battle Leviathan.
Thursday, January 10, 2019
"The Little Sloth's a thing of FUR
and hair that grows in bangs
He hardly moves or shakes or STIRS
on the branch from which he hangs"
So goes the scrawled poem on a page of my college notebook, when I was supposed to be paying attention to art history. The original scribbled notebook entry was circa 1999, I thought it warranted a brand new illustration with full color treatment.
Saturday, December 22, 2018
The creature at the top is a version of the Baku, a monster from the folklore of Japan and China. It is a bear-like apparition with a short trunk. It's thought to be an early explanation of tapirs, which do occur in Malaysia. In China, it was seen as a guardian against evil spirits. When it reached Japan, it also gained the ability of gobbling up bad dreams.
Friday, June 15, 2018
Friday, February 9, 2018
Monday, January 22, 2018
Sunday, January 14, 2018
Barrabas Lockjaw, who is neither beast nor devil, haunts the garden where Mankind’s dreams are grown. Desperation and Futility are his harvest, and with Bring-Down, his hope-killing scythe, he cleaves through the goals of men and women before they can blossom.