Tuesday, 12 May 2009

Illustration Friday - Parade


Finished image and initial sketch..

32 comments:

Nicola said...

Your work is beautiful as always, wonderful colours and characters. Very nice indeed!!

Eric Barclay said...

Now that's a parade! Wonderful illustration.

Edith S White said...

Wonderful as always!

Cheryl said...

Very fun. Love the soft colors and the movement.

bee'nme said...

Simply wonderful! This is a great composition with lovely colors...LOVE it!! I am really becoming a fan of your work! Nicely done!

Roberta said...

Wonderful, as I knew it would be!
What fun to see the first sketch!!!

thedoodlegirl said...

Love it! Especially love the big, happy bear in the parade! So fun!

Sab said...

Beautiful as always ! I love the elephant , I love all !

Christina said...

beautiful!

theartofpuro said...

Amazing work as always,they are so happy and you menaged to illustrate it perfectly

Jessie Lilac said...

Yay! A wonderful happy parade! I love to see the initial sketch, thanks so much for showing us!x

nessadee said...

I love this parade! It's so much fun!

jomcmullan said...

I want to be there! Lovely and colourful!

April Jarocka said...

Lovely work Kathy (as always) I njoy seeing what you do for IF. Do you scan your work in at all?

Loni Edwards said...

I love the feel of this piece! So vibrant and fun! Well done!

Shirley said...

Such a joyous feeling to your illustration!!

Paola said...

There is grace and joy in your illustration!
So beautiful!!!

tanaudel said...

I do like this - so happy and so much movement. I especially like the boy in the Pierrot collar. Thanks for posting the sketch, too - I like seeing work in progress.

Chris Kennett said...

You obviously put so much time and effort into your work, it all looks so great!

Christine said...

Lovely work. The colors make is festive and sunny too.

sketched out said...

So happy and absolutely luminous! That's a parade I want to be in!!

justdoodleit said...

Now that's one fun parade!

Renee said...

Kathy another wonderful picture.

I love it. And you.

Do you know I have more of your pictures than anyone elses.

They are so fantastic.

Love Renee xoxo

Renee said...

Kathy this isn't a parade it is a birthday celebration.

You are a dear friend and I am wishing you the very best birthday ever.

Love Renee xoxoxo

Phyllis Harris said...

Very fun! Your characters have such sweetness about them...and I mean that in a good way! ;o)

Caroline said...

They all look so happy and as though they want me to join the parade! Lovely work.

fashion fucsia said...

Beautiful and funny parade!!! My favourite is the bear.
^_^

MANOULOU said...

I love this parade, it's so beautiful !!!

lil kim said...

so wonderful - full of joy and energy.

Silver Knight said...

lovely illo!

Juan said...

Wonderful piece Kathy!!

Vanessa Brantley Newton said...

THIS A MOST WONDERFUL PARADE!!! It's just so fun filled! Right out of a beautiful picture book! YOU are awesome!!