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Sunday, February 26, 2006

Tea - Illustration Friday


I have always loved children's songs, especially ones in which we can dance around with while singing and being silly. When I learned that this week's theme for Illustration Friday was "tea," I immediately thought of the tune, "I'm a Little Teapot." Click on the image to see it larger!

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20 Comments:

Blogger Anonymous said...

Sweet tea! The spout reminds me of an elephant! Teahea :)

Sunday, February 26, 2006 2:14:00 AM

 
Blogger Chrissie A said...

Very sweet, simple and well-executed illustration. The type treatment is perfect!

Sunday, February 26, 2006 8:55:00 AM

 
Blogger ValGalArt said...

once again, love the song and your illo!!! adorable!

Sunday, February 26, 2006 12:04:00 PM

 
Blogger carla said...

This is so cute. I think you're a a bit of a roll here with children[s songs...last week and now this. I love the personality of your teapot. It reminds me of looney toons characters from my childhood. Good job! P.S. -thanks for your kind wishes on my upcoming show:>

Sunday, February 26, 2006 12:07:00 PM

 
Anonymous hartini said...

How adorable!!! I loved that song *hehehee* And your teapot, cup and saucer remind me of Mrs Pot from Beauty and The Beast movie :) Beautiful illustration! Love those fingers and the shoes too :D

Sunday, February 26, 2006 12:15:00 PM

 
Anonymous Jay said...

T---another job well done....I was hoping for olde English tea so I'd have an excuse to redo the whole kitchen around one of your illustrations. But this is cute! Your shadowing has me in awe of your graphic arts gene!!!

---Jaybird

Sunday, February 26, 2006 1:35:00 PM

 
Blogger Marie-Dom said...

This is such a cute picture. Full of movement and captures the song perfectly!! I admire people who can do this sort of drawing.
MD

Sunday, February 26, 2006 1:41:00 PM

 
Blogger HARDWAX said...

So warm and cute, perfect for the little song, and love those soft innocent colors.

Sunday, February 26, 2006 2:04:00 PM

 
Blogger Michelle said...

I love it! It's too too cute..Good Job T....

Sunday, February 26, 2006 2:49:00 PM

 
Blogger Twisselman said...

Hey, wonderful posts... this one and the 'song' one. Great expressions and colors on the 'tea'... The spider song is one of the earliest songs I remember (along with 'Twinkle, twinkle). I remember feeling sorry for the spider getting washed out... I like the flummuxed (sp?) look on his face. Cool.

Sunday, February 26, 2006 6:46:00 PM

 
Anonymous Majeak Ann said...

It's cute and it's fun!!

Sunday, February 26, 2006 7:11:00 PM

 
Anonymous Paula said...

Sweet and very well done. Would be perfect as illustration in a book for children.

Monday, February 27, 2006 1:15:00 AM

 
Blogger Caroline said...

Charming - I'd play tea with you if you were near and not so faraway!

Monday, February 27, 2006 1:16:00 PM

 
Blogger cristosova said...

I am not familiar with that tune, but I can immediately picture the dancing around silly to a kling and klong- rhythm. There is something very positive about it, oh, or is it the blog :)

Monday, February 27, 2006 1:18:00 PM

 
Anonymous annax said...

This is really wonderful, and made me smile from ear to ear. I sing this song atleast 3 times a day to my kidlets! :)

Monday, February 27, 2006 3:35:00 PM

 
Blogger Geninne said...

Patricia, thankx so much for your kind words in my blog, i't really easy to keep going with such nice people checking out your illos. You made my day... I was really scared to do the self portrait, I never draw people :o) Can't wait to see yours now!

Monday, February 27, 2006 7:33:00 PM

 
Blogger Ellen said...

This is fantastic! Great illo of a cute memory!

Monday, February 27, 2006 9:33:00 PM

 
Blogger Tony Sarrecchia said...

Very cute. (Now that song will be stuck in my head all day).

Tuesday, February 28, 2006 10:10:00 AM

 
Blogger Toni said...

they are so cute dancing around. You are the second one i came across with that tune. Darn like Tony above I have it in my head now.

Tuesday, February 28, 2006 2:04:00 PM

 
Blogger Amy Zaleski said...

This is a cutie for sure. Great pastel colors and I love the type!

Thursday, March 02, 2006 12:42:00 PM

 

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