The Samurai #infographic
The samurai were highly skilled Japanese warriors that hailed from noble families and served the local lords. These warriors were experts in Martial Arts. Out of the four main classes in ancient Japan - samurais, farmers, artisans and merchants - the samurai were the highest.
Ronin by GUWEIZ on DeviantArt
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Okami darker by thedarkestseason on DeviantArt
Did another drawing of Okami. I used the sword I drew for the Inuyasha drawing- cause I liked it so much! Lol. Been on a Japanese kick lately. Okami darker
The Forty Seven Ronin. A rōnin (浪人?) was a samurai with no lord or master during the feudal period (1185–1868) of Japan. A samurai became masterless from the death or fall of his master, or after the loss of his master's favor or privilege.
east coast adventures
Once again, I made the now almost traditional several days stop in Boston on my way over to Geneva. Aside from putting Dee hopelessly behind on her packing for the big move to Singapore there was, of course, plotting for comics, the amazing food orgy with the now traditional coconut shrimp, a killer lemon cake, some delicious sushi and breakfast waffles etc etc. Needless to say, I was glad they don't make you pay extra on the plane for your own extra weight afterwards.... >_.
Night attack of the 47 Ronin | Utagawa Kuniyoshi | V&A Search the Collections
Night attack of the 47 Ronin (Woodblock print) by Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1851 (made). Museum Number E.11277-1886.