Inktober 2018 Challenge

In October 2018 I took part in the Inktober 2018 drawing challenge for the first time. The challenge involves drawing a quick sketch every day, based on a prompt supplied, and is intended to be a quick black and white ink sketch. Here are my favourites from that year:

bottle of poison

 Prompt: poisonous

ghost emerging from teapot spout

Prompt: spooky tea

bowl of noodles with chopsticks



Turnip-head from Howls Moving Castle.

Feathers McGraw

Prompt: chicken. Feathers McGraw from Wallace and Gromit’s The Wrong Trousers.


Prompt: bat

Parasol Waddle Dee

Parasol Waddle Dee from Kirby Star Allies.


Pirate LeChuck

Prompt: pirate. Here is the pirate LeChuck from the vintage point and click adventure game Monkey Island. Buy here!

Toothless dragon

Prompt: dragon.
Toothless from How To Train Your Dragon. Buy at TeePublic.

Knight's helmet

Prompt: knight.
Historic medieval knight’s helmet.

Skull in a jar

 Prompt: ghost.
Here’s a skull in a jar trapped with its ghost. Specifically, I’ve sketched the ghost/skull/plasma in a jar from the Lockwood & Co series of books by Jonathan Stroud (I highly recommend them, I loved every one of them!)

 Princess Mononoke mask

Prompt: mask.
Here’s Princess Mononoke’s mask from the Studio Ghibli film.


Prompt: fungi.

 Prompt: gift.




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