Life in doodles Comics

by Marelou Janzen

Life in doodles is a site I thought of to share my experiences as a mom, artist and animator. It is my form of art therapy.
I started this site in 2015 and over the years I have grown as an artist.
From sketching on paper to practicing drawing digitally. I wanted to show my progress from back when I started to this present moment.

Latest Comics

  • The Nostalgic Sandwich

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  • I will

    “I can and I will, watch me” At times when I talk about my career plans with others, it would often discourage me and made me second guess myself. My biggest problem is allowing the words of others to get me to doubt my own abilities because I allow it to get to me. So to start…

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  • Perceptions

    Perceptions:  I’m currently trying to focus on animation while working on personal creative projects/home business stuff, attending virtual q& a’s about the field and then managing home duties, constantly trying to rework my portfolio and resume, etc. I think over the years, I had to learn how to find ways to multi-task and utilize any…

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Previous Comics

  • Stalking 101: People are closer than they appear

    I can say I followed my husband before he even really knew me. I worked in the same division as him but different departments. When I saw him the first time, I said to myself, “He’s cute”. I would pass him in the hallway while I head to the lounge to get some tea. I…

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  • The Terrible Almost 2’s

    It happens out of no where. The Terrible 2’s but in my case, it’s the Terrible Almost 2’s. She just started understanding new words, saying “Mommy” and “Please”. We would go out to mommy and me classes without meltdowns or tantrums. She would get dressed, get in the car or stroller without a fight. All…

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