The Turkey Entry # 8

The Turkey 2014 Entry # 8

Now that’s what I’m talking about! So stern he is! Such chest forward confidence and masculine feathering… plus you’ve got great crooked nubbins.

The Nagumwasuck Entry # 9

The Nagumwasuck Entry # 9

Yes well first off extra points for being drawn in a moving car, even if that’s not truly the case, I have more fun believing it… and let’s roll through our points shall we… ugly…why yes, those teeth alone could be nagumwasuck!… tiny… well I’m pretty sure that’s a thimble helmet so I’m saying check… and lets see originating from coastal maine… well that looks to be a magic wand and sharpened finger nails and while I don’t know it to be true, I like to think folks in Maine love that sh*t so check!

Judge’s Honorable Mention – My 7 year old daughter was particularly impressed with the cheese grater on this Nagumwasuck’s head — “he can grate dried mushrooms and cheese when he makes flatbread”! Having multi-purposed clothing is always a plus in the Maine wilderness.

The Giant Freshwater Octopus Entry # 11

The Giant Freshwater Octopus Entry # 11

Man imaginary nature will blow your mind! Upon first glance I sort of assume its a single prey lure like an anglerfish or something… But after an evening’s sleep, why not give it the benefit of the doubt… maybe this is a beautiful symbiotic relationship where the octopus creates safe haven where there is none, in exchange for an almost unlimited supply of lovingly chewed and regurgitated chow