21 day creative exercise-day 11

July 4, 2008

Happy 4th of July!

It was also my nephew’s first birthday. He’s a Yankee Doodle Dandy!

So in honor of the wee dude and Independence Day, I colorized today’s sketch and threw one of Tom’s photos of tonight’s fireworks into the background, (I used a filter on the photo, in hopes that it would fit a little better with the sketch.

Also, I would like to invite you to click here and visit Alicia’s wonderful blog to see my tree drawing, from the previous post, colorized and to check out all the other beautiful tree illustrations entered in the giveaway. Enjoy and have a great weekend!

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7 Responses to “21 day creative exercise-day 11”

  1. artseafartsea Says:

    That is adorable. Great sketching and coloring. And the fireworks idea was fantastic. Good photo by the by. Couldn’t a done it better myself. (See my new pix on Flickr.)

  2. Nancy Lefko Says:

    terrific piece…great to use the fireworks photo…very creative.

    and your tree dude….outstanding !! I visited Alicia’s blog and the colored version is fabulous. You’re always a winner in my book 🙂

  3. Mary Says:

    That is just wonderful! It so captures the joy that children see and the wonderful fireworks….I can hear the “ah” and “ooo” from here.

  4. Tracy Says:

    This is too adorable!

  5. May C Says:

    wow, fantastic illustration and the beautiful colored !
    When eyes catching!
    Creative and talented!

  6. studio lolo Says:

    wow, great combo of the photo and the drawing! Such a cutie-patootie too 🙂 I have 2 people in the family with July 4th birthdays…and I missed them!! How lame is that?


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