Sleeping Beauty?

I am addicted to an animation podcast called « Animation addicts » on the Rotoscopers website  (you should definitely check it out!)

Their upcoming episode is about the classic disney movie Sleeping Beauty, which I never fancied much when I was a kid. I didn’t have the VHS, so I must have watched it 2 or 3 times in my life.  I watched it again a few days ago and…

Let’s say, Maleficent isn’t the only dragon in this movie…If you know what I mean!


Aurora Sleeping Beauty brat faeries disney


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Aurélie in Wonderland

Welcome to a post in which I will brag about my awesome summer with some photos, but that will eventually also contain a drawing, so stick with me!

A month ago, I spent a few days in french paradise.

I was invited to a really small town near Bordeaux for my friend Aurélie’s birthday. We spent the week-end in the most adorable farm house with the most luxurious garden.

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The vineyards, the castles, the fresh air… sometimes I really miss the country! Paris is amazing in some ways, but I guess I will always be a small town girl at heart.

horse vineyardcastle chateau vineyard grapesvineyard cat

To celebrate Aurélie’s birthday, I decided to draw a birthday card. My very first watercolour painting!

The birthday theme was Flamingos and she had a friend make a flamingo croquet like in disney’s  » Alice In Wonderland ». I thought the flamingo scene from the movie would make a nice card.

Alice in Wonderland flamingo aquarelle watercolor

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Summer in Paris

Had to Publish this before the official end of summer.

Here in Paris, you are going to freeze to death in summer if you don’t happen to catch the sun when it’s out. Sadly, the sidewalks are too small for everyone to walk in the sun.

summer paris sun shadow

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First Post – What To Say?

Hello World,

This is just what you need: another blog!

You can call me Lychee, or Marisa if you prefer. I live in France and I like to draw.

I decided to create this blog in order to motivate myself to do draw more, so here it goes!!

Without further ado, here is a little self-portrait to introduce myself to the internetz.

Xzutling Lychee Self-Portrait

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