Little Profiles Optimistic Octopus by © Karin  Taylor

Little Profiles Optimistic Octopus by 

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You can get the whole series in the Little Profiles 2010 Calendar now available

Optimistic Octopus

although Mary had lost three of her tentacles in a fishing trap incident, her enthusiasm for life never waned, Mary’s dream of becoming a masseuse would not elude her

- pen drawing on a slip of scrap paper when far too tired doing silly doodles at 2am – strange thoughts creep in like this one … welcome to Little Profiles – a new series

Others in the Little Profiles series:

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  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 5 years ago


  • thx so much Scott :)

    – © Karin Taylor

  • frogster
    frogsterover 5 years ago

    Nicely done and great series

  • thx very much frogster, working my way up to a calendar.. just one more design to go and I’m there lol :)

    – © Karin Taylor

  • connieinwi
    connieinwiover 5 years ago

    u r so good :)

  • aw, thanx so much connie :)

    – © Karin Taylor

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 5 years ago

    Adorable! Such a cute little character.

  • thx so very much Bunny :)

    – © Karin Taylor

  • Sandrine Pelissier
    Sandrine Pelis...over 5 years ago

    This is just great, I love the stories you add to your images, it’s very poetic :-)

  • thanx so much Sandrine! glad you like them ")

    – © Karin Taylor

  • barnsis
    barnsisover 5 years ago

    What a cute lady, love the way you have her posed. Excellent.

  • thank you very much Byron!!! :)

    – © Karin Taylor

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusover 5 years ago

    Great series Karin, very well created characters.

  • hi, n thanx so much Steve! :)

    – © Karin Taylor

  • Rosie Harriott
    Rosie Harriottover 5 years ago

    I can feel a calendar in the making….. perhaps one more to come then? Just love them!

  • Hey Rosie, yes! you’re right…just one more, I’m having a little trouble with the caption for it, but it’s all ready to load apart from that…and then we shall finally have the calendar up… phew… then i have a little series of these drawings for christmas (christmas characters lol) and that should keep me busy for the next week or so ! :) x thanx so much xx

    – © Karin Taylor

  • ©Janis Zroback
    ©Janis Zrobackover 5 years ago

    LOL…she’s a doll, just like the whole series…your imagination just sings…

  • thx so much Janis, just one more now to put up and we shall have our calendar… i think i’ll take a little rest then, and must come back and check out all your new works :) x

    – © Karin Taylor

  • Natsky
    Natskyover 5 years ago

    She can practice her technique on my poor shoulders…shooting a wedding yesterday with twin cams has left them tired!
    Start the drum roll for the final member of the clan….dddrrrrrrrrrrrrrr….

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