Monday, July 30, 2012

Illustration Friday: "Lonely"


11 comments:

  1. This has a fabulous wood cut feel...those lines are beautifully thought-out...the vortex leading to that little figure that you can't help but feel sorry for.

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  2. brilliant! this looks fantastic! how long did it take?

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    1. Thanks Alex! Including initial doodles it took about 2 hours. I didn't want to plan it too much; I just wanted to think about the prompt and start making lines. The inked area is 6" x 8".

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  3. It so epitomizes the feeling. Excellent, Laurie!

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  4. Perfectly done. For someone whose work always has such a lighthearted feel, you've been able to capture loneliness so well. Really wonderful!

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  5. poor lonely thing. great illustration

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  6. Wonderful work. Love the swirling lines, they make it feel not just any lonely but lost in loneliness.

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  7. Really cool! And such a sad tiny creature in there. Lovely pattern, almost a fingerprint.

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  8. Aww... I hope he finds his way home soon. Lovely line work, I really like how your lines give the illusion of movement.

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  9. I wanted to comment on this earlier but I kept getting bogged up with work. I really dig this one. Defintely one of my favorites this week if not the favorite. I love drawings with simple creatures like this and the surounding lines really bring in the focus on 'im (or her). Great work.

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