Friday, August 08, 2008

Sail

"Sail" is the theme for ILLUSTRATION FRIDAY - I got a lot of great ideas as I searched for things I've already done like this. This is a few years old and done pretty quickly. Now I am loaded with plans for a large painting. Have a great, GREAT weekend (and week)! John

22 comments:

Katie said...

Wow. That's really beautiful art work. Looking forward to seeing your new ideas.

Juan said...

Great stuff!

Nathalie St-Pierre Roths said...

Neat idea! I want to get on that boat too! :-)

NANCY LEFKO said...

what a beautiful Christmas sail..this would make an excellent Christmas card....

Connie said...

Magical! Love the rich colours.

Roberta said...

I love all your magical worlds John!

Debbie Cannatella said...

So nice to find yet another artist in Tyler. This is lovely and loose and fresh. Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

Tracy said...

Oooh, so you're as good at Christmas illustrations as Halloween, huh? This is beautiful!

Bella Sinclair said...

Charming, utterly charming! The fringe on the boat is a very nice touch. Thanks for making me smile!

lil kim said...

oh that is gorgeous! I love it!

INDIGENE said...

Magically whimsical! It would be lovely to sail on X-mas!

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Lisa M Griffin said...

what a lovely holiday card, so ornate. =)

Melissa said...

Angelic! That's the way I like my trees, covered in lights!

ValGalArt said...

Beautiful! i'm loving your boat :)

Solvere volo said...

I love the colors and the details

kathy hare said...

a charming illustration..

Designs by CK said...

X-mas in August ~ LOVE IT!

BTW: John if you haven't entered my "Sundae BOO" postcard giveaway hurry over...today is the last day!!!

Chris :-)

Eugenia Gina said...

christmas already? It is nice to see a twinkle of christmas tree in this hot season :D

linda sarah said...

this is so beautiful and magical - really wonderful - I love so much the details, the little strings of lights and the instruments - it's truly lovely:-)

Alina Chau said...

beautiful cute illo!!

yoon see said...

Very inspired:}

j. said...

so lovely.

i love basically anything pertaining to sailing or the sea.
i think you have made a very beautiful illustration.

i like a lot of your other work, too.

than you for sharing it.
-j.