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Image: 2skiltaireB.jpg   465x600 91558 bytes 2000.07.08

One of each sub-species (type) of Skiltaire. An arboreal and an aquatic (it should be obvious which is which) A scan of a copy of a coquille-board sketch.\n

Image: anya1S.jpg   452x600 66204 bytes 2001.05.28

Anja, Chysp's familiar, is a phase-fox. They can pass through solid objects using a kind of TK. Someone must have called her when she was half way through the door, so she turned around to find out why.\r\n

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APA-L is "published" every Thursday at the Los Angeles Science/Fantasy Society meeting, January, 1977!. This was my first cover, with characters from my post-human story, "Inheritance". Mom taking the kits to the museum to look at the scary pre-historic monsters...

Image: atlantaB.jpg   600x822 123352 bytes 2000.07.29

1985 was an active year for me, art-wise. I created some characters based on animals I liked. This is Atlanta, a fast female feline. Prismacolor pencil on a photocopy.\n

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A skunk re-com in one of those under-tail, "backless" evening gowns. This was another Furry Party poster picture.\r\n

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A cacomistle (ringtailed cat) re-com and vixen re-com (drawn by Lance Rund). This colaboration was used on an early Furry Party poster.\r\n

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A sketchbook drawing for Bill, our GM and worldbuilder. Chysp, the Arborny (fairy-marten) mage is dreaming about his 2 loves, Ashu, the Horet (jackal) captian and owner of our magic "Q-ship" galley, the Delphinius, and Mirissa the Miyen (feline) sorceress. Anja, his phase-fox familiar is curled up beside him.\r\n

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Novae', the original Skiltaire from the Other Suns FRP game (and a 15 year campaign!)Her command uniform is only the collar, with bars. The original was done for a friend who really loved the character. :)\n

Image: dbldateO.jpg   454x600 62455 bytes 2001.05.28

Ken Couger, Sydney Fisher, Sylys Sable and Amanda Rivers on a double date. I called this one "Double-double date" 'cause everyone involved was... "involved" :) Ken Cougar and Amanda Rivers are (c) Ken Sample\r\n

Image: ermanudeS.jpg   462x600 37553 bytes 2001.05.28

The famous Erma Felna, EDF. This tasteful nude study was a gift to her creator, Steve Gallacci, who gave me permission to post this here. Erma Felna is (c) Steve Gallacci.\r\n

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Fouie and Rani, the arborial Skiltaire of Rod and I, enjoying each other. This is typical coloration for neon and flame arborials.\r\n

Image: gardenwallS.jpg   522x400 37887 bytes 2001.12.17

Sylys laying on the garden wall of their estate in Parnamanathalaxis, surprises his mate, Aronel (aka Lord Tanager). When I paint this, I will add the plants that the sneaky Arborny is hidden by. Aronel is (c) Bill Ringland (HUG!) and Sylys is (c) me!

Image: jillianBFF1S.jpg   463x600 49785 bytes 2001.05.28

Jillian BFF (Black Footed Ferret), one of my characters on the Fur Le Dance room on the Tiger's Den BBS (not to be confused with Tiger Den). An attractive, forward female with a moderate bustline, which may be as rare as Black Footed Ferrets are! I think I'll try to re-ink this one some time.\r\n

Image: lucuscamS.jpg   399x600 56213 bytes 2001.05.28

Another sketch book drawing. Most of the art I do now is in those black sketch books. I consider it a great compliment to be asked for a drawing. I suppose if I get good, I'll start charging. :) This is Lucas, a wolverine re-com detective and Cam, a caracal re-com cyber-punk hacker. Their partners. They work together, too. :)

Image: luisiousB.jpg   600x780 175400 bytes 2000.07.30

The main character from one of my short stories, "Gifts", which is about love and sacrifice (but not a downer). The drawing is supposed to be a self-portrait by the charcater, an otter re-com named Luisious. I wrote the story for my mates, Rodney, Ken and Andre'. Maybe I'll post is somewhere on-line. \n

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Midori, an arborial Skiltaire. She is several colors of green (Midori, Japanese for green.) There is also a drink called Midori, so, this is Midori on the Rocks! (groan) I should color this...\r\n

Image: mothersdayS.jpg   549x600 68778 bytes 2001.05.28

A quick illo. of Chysp (Arborny(marten)), Ashu (Horet(jackal)) and Mirissa (Miyen(feline)) sleeping together, for a mother's day card. This may have been inspired by an Ollie print I saw. The caption on the card: "Dogs and cats, sleeping together... with martens!" :) \r\n

Image: mystiB.jpg   600x799 114758 bytes 2000.07.30

Another from 1985 B.C. (Before Chester), a ringtail cat (Cacomistle)female. They are quite slim animals, and I tried to capture that body type. Prismacolor pencil over photocopy. Original inked with tech. pen.\n

Image: projichiB.jpg   385x597 108328 bytes 2000.07.08

One of my more complex projects. A male-furry version of the popular Anime OAV "Project A-Ko". There is a long story about this piece, which I will not relate at this time :). This is a scan of a color photocopy. The original sold at Baycon a while back.\n

Image: rightsofantS.jpg   517x600 45261 bytes 2001.12.16

This was the cover art for a special erotic story "Rites of Fantasy" which I wrote for Thylin in 1995 as a Valentines Day gift. Maybe I'll post it here some day... (Thylin is (c) S.Raney)

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A Marvel Superhero Raccoon? Yup! It's Rocket Raccoon and his mate, Lyla, the otter. Done in the style of the (very) limited series comic. Prismacolor pencil over photocopy.\n

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Halloween cards are now more common, but my friend Steve Martin (the artist, nit the other guy) was the first person I knew who made them. This was my return card. Raccoons are great for Trick-or-treat... built-in mask! I'm no poet, that's for sure! \n

Image: sega1S.jpg   454x600 27262 bytes 2001.12.16

My first picture of my character on TLK Muck, Sega, the honey badger. (Sega is Kiswahili for "Honeycomb", and has nothing to do with the game company. Sega's adventures appear in the New Horizons and Magic Carpet comics from SFA. Sega is (c) me

Image: SG7sylvanIS.jpg   780x584 98543 bytes 2003.02.25

Sylvan Martin, intelligence/linguistics specialist of the Stargate SG7 team. He wasn't always like this... he and the\r\nrest of his team changed into anthro animals while exploring a planet populated by such beings. He's a\r\nyellow-throated marten (as you can see in the color version)

Image: SG7sylvanS.jpg   800x630 176866 bytes 2003.02.19

The color version of Sylvan Martin, in his yellow-throated marten (an Asian species) form. Their fur really IS that beautiful! He's relaxing and reading the complete "Book or Going Forth by Day" (the Egyptian Book of the Dead). I really have a copy of this. I recomemnd it.

Image: shatcentaurS.jpg   494x600 42025 bytes 2001.05.28

A gift for my friends, Shaterri and Centaur to celebrate their first year together. I gave them a hand-colored copy at Chicago World Science Fiction Convention.\r\n

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An aquatic Skiltaire communications operator. This might be Thalia. I think this was drawn for an APA magazine.

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An arborial Skiltaire pilot, sunning on top of his craft. This was for a story I was working on with Avi Melman.

Image: skiltvalentineB.jpg   600x485 123342 bytes 2000.07.30

My personal Skiltaire is Sy, the grey aquatic with the purple stripe (my favorite colors). Fouie, the purple & green arboreal is kind of an alter-ego, or perhaps alter-libedo. They each have their own unique take on what's "romantic". Rani is my partner Rodney's Skiltaire. Another colored pencil over copy, 1985.\n

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S'lys, the Tigrant, showering in a waterfall. I'm not really into Giants/macro, but Ken created this big guy for me, so he's special. :) The buck in the lower-left corner is for scale.\r\n

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