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XX. Judgement (Artist: Jona Nils)

  • ▲ Reflection, reckoning, solidifying of personal convictions, the collective understanding of oneself and one’s goals
  • ▼ The dark side of oneself or one’s personal convictions; blindness to the truth, a lack of clarity or vision

XXI. The World (Artist: Astriia)

  • ▲ Absolute fulfillment or completion, the culmination of hopes and dreams, the end of a successful journey
  • ▼ Flawed personal growth, faulty spiritual development, a sense of false or dishonest victory


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Jellybots started as a number of character designs back in 2011- (which started as an attempt to prove to a friend that Beard Holograms are a sweet idea) then some more designs, and eventually a mini comic and a longer comic pitch (very just *almost* a series of GNs) and persistent dreams about wanting to do something bold and colorful and sci-fi/fantasy about growing up and mixing in major personal influences in a very particular sort of way that haven’t left me alone (despite never feeling like I have enough time or followthrough to do it justice). A quick googling should fill in some of the details but suffice it to to say: Jbots is my little personal project about kids and monsters, and a story world I’ve been taking trips to for years. Most characters are based, if loosely, on my irl friends. #DailyJellyJam is a month long attempt to take some of my own advice: one push-up is better than no push-ups! And a little bit of dreaming a day is better than no dreaming at all. So, at the suggestion of @erkshnrt, I’m making time to do some low-stakes worldbuilding at the glacial pace of no money, and I sincerely hope you guys are enjoying it! :)) Above is a sampling of some of the work that’s come together across the last few years- it’s all evolving and much is outdated and likely to be revised, but hopefully it gives you more of a sense of The Thing, or at least how gelatinous sausage gets made ;) new art momentarily!

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