Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Sketchy Goblins

Actually, Sketchy Folletti. A Folletto is an Italian farm gnome, similar to the Scandinavian Tomten, but unlike the Tomten, a Folletto is much more mischievous than helpful. I've been trying to come up with a version of my own:









update! After poking around at Dean's LJ I stumbled upon this website. It has jingles!!

6 comments:

WondrousPilgrim said...

Oh ben--he is marvelous! You really ought to do a story with him in it...a mischevious gnome (of any ethnicity) is sure to please!

Ben Hatke said...

I'm working on that, though it's sort of just a cameo.

mike said...

he-is-so-COOL!

Ry said...

Sketchy Folletti was my favorite band back in the '80's.

Colleen said...

Very cool. The blank eyes are creepy.

annemcd said...

Man, I hate it when these pesky little creatures show up in my front yard in the middle of the night and set up shop just under the shrubs. The Italian ones are the worst. Can't understand a darn word they say.

Humph.