I read a quote last week in the book I’m slowly working my way through (Why We Love Star Wars by podcaster Ken Napzok) that I haven’t been able to shake from my mind. Ken writes, Yet, we can never forget (because George never did) that this saga is also meant to entertain and delight … Continue reading Entertain and Delight Me
It's Star Wars book coloring club again with Mei-Mei! As soon as I saw this picture, I knew that I'd have to spice it up a bit. AT-AT's are a boring gray. So, you know, as it's summer, I decided to make a fiesta out of this picture! I did add industrial colors to … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! AT-AT Splashes Into Summer with Color
I always loved Queen Amidala. She got me through some tough times as a bullied pre-teen as I saw her as a strong, dominating figure. There are two scenes in particular that I think often goes unnoticed by fans, and I'd like to bring our attention to it. In TPM, Palpatine is pressuring Amidala to give … Continue reading Amidala and Palpatine
Imagine Jabba the Hutt in your mind. You see him, right: this big, lumbering, gangster slug? Now...what color is he? Green? Orange belly? But, wait, is it an orange belly? Or is it yellow? Or a weird tan? And what shade of green is he? I'm thinking of three different shades in my head. And … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! But what color is Jabba anyway?
I have not posted here at all since the last trailer came out. But everything I have thought and re-thought and hashed out in my brain and with my good friend has been distilled down to two points: JJ is giving the middle finger to Johnson throughout the trailer. And I'm totally okay with that. … Continue reading The Rise of Skywalker