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Lackadaisy Cats

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I accidentally fell in love with the characters. I have no discipline. (Actually, I have been working on other more serious pieces too. I'll be uploading a new painting soon, I swear.) ;P

The gang from the Lackadaisy Speakeasy. Pardon my anachronisms. From what I was able to surmise, zoot suits like Rocky's were probably nowhere to be found until the latter part of the 1930s after the repeal of the Volstead Act but, well, they're talking cats.
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IrishBeckyHobbyist Traditional Artist
Whenever I look at Calvin, I think to myself, yep, it's always the quiet ones you need to watch out for. :XD:
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Kyla5erafimStudent General Artist

When you posted this artwork...

I was only 2 months old- :0

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wolfgoohootajHobbyist Digital Artist
rocky is my kid now >:3
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TastesLikChickenStudent Filmographer
Hey, we actually had one of our professors use this in our intro to animation class today as an example of good ways to show expression in a character. Thought you might appreciate it! Love your stuff :heart:
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tracyjbProfessional General Artist
Oh, well, I'm honored. Thank you for letting me know. I hope it proved useful in some way!
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TastesLikChickenStudent Filmographer
Certainly! We're beginning our first group project for the year, and one of the professors was going over some basic dos and donts; visual aids are a blessing =w=
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CyrusHollowhurstHobbyist Digital Artist
Such amazing designs!
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funsizedOtakuStudent General Artist
So he's looks like a tiger 
and his name is Calvin?
:lennyface: 
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KiwiKoliHobbyist General Artist
realization hit us like a train
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coffeecat42Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I have been trying to figure who that top cat is for 5 years. The fire starting who burned the house was all I could think of. Thank you artist. My 5 year quest is complete and now I can follow him.
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Your cats are awesome.
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Lovely! :D
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BBOFFHobbyist Traditional Artist
I love these characters! Mitzi is especially good—the hair, hats, dresses, everything. I shall be ripping through your gallery. :gallery:
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LavenderLynx-2014Hobbyist Digital Artist
calvin is my fave =3
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Calvin is adorable :3
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Kaybug2KStudent Digital Artist
Love it
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Calvin is so dapper in is suit
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SirFerrickHobbyist General Artist
I think i may now be in love with Zoot Suits...
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BookOfColorStudent Filmographer
Lackasaisy comics-->[link] if any one didnt know...


Bestest comic i have ever read in my life!!!
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psycokiller97Hobbyist General Artist
THOSE ARE AMAZING DID YOU DRAW THOSE?!?!?!?
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DrCaptPepperGirlHobbyist Filmographer
Well, of course she did! :)
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Anime-Guru1217Hobbyist Traditional Artist
My gosh, I love your style!! It's fantastic, especially your expressions @_@
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Mikan1011Hobbyist Digital Artist
i love there expressions!!
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BluePajamasHobbyist General Artist
A cat wearing fur. Ha!
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