Posts tagged ‘sketchbook’

August 17, 2016

Hallo Ladies.

A series of dog drawings while listening to music and featuring versions of Dash, Bolt and Socks, the three canine Kokaachis in Kochi. Some of these were handed out at the third edition of Vara!, the drawing meetup held at Studio Kokaachi.

Bolt's crossed paws are his usual sitdown pose, and actually give a sense of his awesome personailty.

Bolt’s crossed paws are his usual sitdown pose, and actually give a sense of his awesome personality. And these were the paws that sparked off the whole series, and found its way into my story for SPRING Magazin #13.

Here’s the whole series:



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June 19, 2016

The Table Tennis Bird.


Short story in The Hindu/Young World, May 27/2016. Based on true events and (imagined) real bird.

October 6, 2014

With Potatoes and a Pie.

Days are forgotten with Kasabian.



September 5, 2014

Found and Lost.


Things noticed, drawn, as spotted from the window of The Train.

August 28, 2014

Look Again.



February 3, 2013

Fish Kitty.


Fish Kitty on Tumblr started as a room with a large window where the kittehs went to sun themselves.

An orange cat called Lola was the first to know what the other side of the window felt like.

Then, there were long walks, enormous floating fish, flocks of birds and sudden surprising finds like mushrooms and books to read.

Some of their stories are here:


January 22, 2013

Two Feet Under.

The beagle, ever helpful, ever the problem-solver – did what he could for Mr Blue’s smelly feet problem. He took the socks away and buried them far, far down in the very bottom of the garden.


December 1, 2012

Nine Lives.

Nine Lives‘ first life was a neat little 140-word story by Nilanjana Roy for Bombay Mid Day. Now, it has pictures. Like so.