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Maybe It's Karma-Digital Color by LordDominic Maybe It's Karma-Digital Color by LordDominic
Well, there was no way I wasn't going to do a colored version of it... It's just too funny to be left as a sketch!

Another one of my old, forgotten characters. Willard is a used car salesman, a bit of a cheapskate and sleazebag that sells old beater cars out of a nondescript lot somewhere in town.
One of his favorite tricks is hastily gluing the cars back together when their parts inevitably fall off, and it looks like Willard's pants are holding together about as well as the vehicles. Maybe it's karma finally catching up to him.

I'm sort of liking the idea of his clothes being a sort of "karma" thing, that sometimes when parts fall off the car he is trying to sell, his clothes might fall apart too. Like this bit with the bumper. Maybe if multiple parts fall off a car when a customer kicks the tires, his pants will fall to his ankles. Or maybe his shoe will fall apart if a tire goes flat. It would be like the universe punishing him for selling subpar vehicles.

The original sketch:
Maybe It's Karma... by LordDominic

When I originally designed him, he was meant to be a badger but I had no idea how to draw a badger, so I sort of winged it with random facial markings. Here, I made them look a bit more correct, but I wanted to sort of keep with his original design as well.
More art of Willard, circa 2007 and 2010 (respectively):
Willard the Badger Used Car Salesman, 2007 by LordDominicWillard in his Office, 2010 by LordDominic
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:iconjwthamajestic:
JWthaMajestic Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2014  Student Filmographer
:giggle:

That super glue does come in handy. =P
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:iconlorddominic:
LordDominic Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Super glue is good for all sorts of fixes.
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NanbanScribe43 Featured By Owner May 20, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Pff. Nice boxers. :XD:
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:iconlorddominic:
LordDominic Featured By Owner May 20, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
lol thanks!
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David31 Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
I'm guessing it must be karma too. ;)
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:iconlorddominic:
LordDominic Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
It's what he gets for trying to sell cars that will break as soon as they leave the lot.
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David31 Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Hence the 'karma'. ;)
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OzzieAstaroth Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2014
Knowing him, he'll try to be cheap and use that super glue on his pants too. X3
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LordDominic Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You know, I considered that exact same possibility! Great minds think alike.
Either he could use the super glue, or more likely, the duct tape.
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OzzieAstaroth Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2014
*giggles* Either would be funny X3
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