"I get my best ideas for pictures whilst day/night dreaming, or by scribbling anything random..." | 10 in 5 with Pterodactylman Comix
It’s a pleasure to get to know better one of our really cool and funny artists. Now I know why his pictures are so different. This artist is eager to try out new things and is an all-rounder in real life. See for yourself!
1) Hi, Pterodactylman Comix, please tell us a little bit about you.
I draw comics for fun, but I have self published some comic zines. I restore antiques, paint portraits, signs and murals. I just drew a mural of a whole bunch of different fish in chalk for a seafood shop sign job.
I'm a songwriter/musician too and I love singing, playing the guitar, ukulele, piano, clarinet and drums.
I sometimes do vocal sound effects such as crickets, police sirens, vintage car horns, dog barks and various silly noises if I get bored.
2) What’s the story behind your user name?
The name comes from my cartoon character Pterodactylman, who was created back in 1990 when my younger brother had a prehistoric themed 21st party. I made a pterodactyl costume, then the comic character sort of...
Boom - here comes the winner of our Fourth of July Contest. An eagle, the star spangled banner, fireworks - can a picture be MORE 4th of July? Congrats to Patricia who'll be rewarded with our rocket badge on her profile. And thanks to all you other participants.
Place 2 to 6 go to: deal_withit,...[continue reading]