the sadness of things

the_sadness_of_things

Words by Terry Hallett

potential

potential

Word by Robin A

angers emotional threshold

angers_emotional_threshold

Words by Robert Neal

revisionist

revisionist

Word by Jared J. Frank

au fait

au_fait

Words by Mei

windfall

windfall

Word by Peter

swimlikeafish

swimlikeafish

Word by edytheharrison

100 rare words

100_rare_words

Words by Mayshel

vibrant calmness

vibrant_calmness

Words by Bettina Strauss

idiopathic

idiopathic

Word by Peter

tedious

tedious

Word by Fii Kwak

eyeball

eyeball

Word by momokuro

future never

future_never

Words by Clarence Price

menoxian

menoxian

Word by anonymous

destruction

destruction

Word by karli

dream

dream

Word by kkoda

late weekend

late_weekend

Words by Justin Celis

ragingale

ragingale

Word by Galya

testosterone

testosterone

Word by Rick

About The Blog

Rare Words is the collaborative drawing blog by Mark Burrier where readers submit words that become the creative starting point for drawings. Look behind-the-scenes at the process.

Mark Burrier is an illustrator, cartoonist, and designer whose work has received awards from the Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, Print, American Illustration, 3×3 Magazine, HOW Magazine, and STEP Inside Design.

The Book

Rare Words Volume 1 is a 100 page, full color, limited edition, hardcover book collecting 100 favorites from the first year. Purchase online.