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Durnwhip Grindylow by Keithwormwood Durnwhip Grindylow by Keithwormwood
Little fellows of the Grindylow peoples, who venture out into war torn fields where battles were recently fought. Snuffling about they collect the mugcurrants that grow amidst the fallen. When their bellies are pleasantly full they waddle home and promptly cook themselves into a delicious, thin stew. Durnwhips are poor conversationalists however and rarely, if ever, hold any company who can be present to sample this delicacy. Resultantly a Durnwhip stew is one of the most under appreciated dishes presently documented. The few critics of the Durnwhip stew also site post-consumption convulsions as a prime factor contributing to the meal's lack of popularity.

Blue colerase pencil and Photoshop.

Prints available here- [link]
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StephenFauster Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
...Wat...
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Frankiefreshness44 Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
and i see you are a great writer as well Mr. Thomson.
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ProofrockPilchard Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Also, just like many others have said, this is wonderfully Bosch-esque.
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ProofrockPilchard Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I love the crooked little description of the fish that cooks itself. Surely with a little training, it could be a better conversationalist. No mind, it is a fantastic creature, regardless.
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AveSatanAve Featured By Owner May 30, 2012
like Hieronymus Bosch
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TheElevatedDeviant Featured By Owner May 2, 2012
Never have I been so disturbed for so little reason...
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Superbum Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2012  Student General Artist
It's really neat how have drawn influence from Boschian artwork but then took it and made it yours.
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prypiatbeast Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
one word
wow
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MyNightmareWorld14 Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2011
awsome!
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Sigurth Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
I love it! when I read it it made me laugh, but it is so awesome xD
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