An interpretation of the Scarecrow from the book, “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” by L. Frank Baum.

Illustration © 2010 by J.E.Larson

J.E.Larson was born during the spring of the great Tea Cosy Revolution. He is believed to have been raised in the scriptorium of a didactic monastery before touring the moors of Humbug near the coast of Hopping Frog with a traveling caravan of gypsies. He now illustrates for several publications through automated dispatch from a tower in Claggum Hall.

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  • pinkyjain
    pinkyjainover 4 years ago

    Oooooh, awesome, so incredibly wonderful & magical

  • Thank you so much!

    – JELarson

    BLYTHARTover 4 years ago

    Fantastic!!!!!!!!!!! I love hatching and there is some lovely hatching work in this drawing. What size is this and what pens did you use?

  • Thanks! This one is I believe about 8 by 11, and I usually use fine point gel pens -

    – JELarson

  • Lynsye Medalia
    Lynsye Medaliaover 4 years ago

    Oh I LOVE this! Someone needs to make a creepy version of Oz!

  • Many thanks! And I agree about the spooky Oz adaption – perhaps it is up to us!

    – JELarson

  • Lesley Ritchie
    Lesley Ritchieover 4 years ago


  • Much appreciated, Lesley – thank you:)

    – JELarson

  • sandygrafik
    sandygrafikover 4 years ago

    Wonderful!! He’s going to jump out from the drawing… he’s totally alive!

  • He does do that occasionally;)

    – JELarson

  • Poisonlolly
    Poisonlollyover 4 years ago

    Love how you create the scarecrow! Fantastic work!

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 4 years ago

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 4 years ago

    Blimin Awesome !!!! Love :))

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimageover 4 years ago

    bravo !
    my best, your host (francis).

    (your vote is needed here !)

  • Thank you!

    – JELarson

  • coppertrees
    coppertreesover 4 years ago

    Congratulations,thanks for sharing this with us kids.

  • Many thanks!

    – JELarson

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