Hiroshima Carps!

A late congratulations to my favorite Japanese baseball team for winning the Central League pennant this past Saturday!

Subject: Hiroshima Carps pitcher Hiroki Kuroda

Materials used: momiji manjyu (a sweet red bean paste filled sponge cake, shaped like a Japanese maple leaf, famously sold around Hiroshima)

Distraction Pieces

I'm super late to Scroobius Pip's music and his podcast, Distraction Pieces. The latter is awesome and I draw lots of stuff listening to the former. Scroobius just authored a book based on his podcast as well, so go get it, or at least download the podcast!

Subject: spoken word poet, hip hop artist, podcast host, and author Scroobius Pip

Materials used: black tea leaves

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