I started drawing an octopus every day since October of 2010 - over 700 and counting! Check out the archive view for the full effect. I haven't been updating as much recently but please stay tuned for more sporadic cephalopods!

You can also find prints and originals of my pieces on etsy.


if wishes were octopuses...
©2013 rupa dasGupta
the octopus does not exist
: 4” x 6”

the octopus does not exist

: 4” x 6”

Print available in my Etsy store!
carefully calculated cephalopod
6” x 4” 

Print available in my Etsy store!

carefully calculated cephalopod

6” x 4” 

unproven octopus. (first in a strange little series)
4” x 6”

unproven octopus. (first in a strange little series)

4” x 6”

companion cephalopod
: watercolors, embossing powder: 4.5” x 6” 

companion cephalopod

: watercolors, embossing powder
: 4.5” x 6” 

impossible octopus
: watercolors
: 6” x 4”

impossible octopus

: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

recalcitrant cephalopod
: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

recalcitrant cephalopod

: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

dry redtopus
: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

dry redtopus

: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

a song for my octopus
: watercolors
: 6” x 4”

a song for my octopus

: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

minor octopus
: watercolors
: 6” x 4”

minor octopus

: watercolors

: 6” x 4”

storm-chasing cephalopod
: copic marker ink, gel pen, india ink on yupo paper: 4.5 ” x 6”  

storm-chasing cephalopod

: copic marker ink, gel pen, india ink on yupo paper
: 4.5 ” x 6”  

sutured cephalopod
: ink, gel pen: 6” x 4.5” 

sutured cephalopod

: ink, gel pen
: 6” x 4.5”