Lucy Knisley: "Here is a thing I want to exist. I woke up in the middle of the night and thought this up and wrote down 'bed with moat' in my sketchbook and found it later and went 'Huh; Oh YEAH! MOATBED!'">>OMG THIS IS SO NECESSARY
Yes. My brother and I did this often. But after a while I started making designs... not just scribbling and filling in with colors. and my colors were carefully chosen. Not just premade ones.. and just thrown where ever. I learned to be creative.