いれずみ

Came across these illustrations a while back from a book entitled Illustrated Book of Japanese Monsters (1972) by Gōjin Ishihara. Ishihara basically illustrates some supernatural monsters and creatures (yōkai 妖怪) from Japanese legend/folklore, so what better way to seriously start thinking about ink than right here. Yurei – ghost that exists on Earth until it can be … Continue reading

Cyber Dog Days

‘When you think about it, a major theme of cyberpunk fiction was the idea that we were heading towards an era where giant, faceless corporations would know everything about us and control every aspect of our lives, and that the very concept of privacy would be a myth. Oh, and the Japanese would be running … Continue reading