Saturday, April 14, 2007

Illustration Friday - "Fortune"


I wish life was still so simple..
© Kathleen Rietz

40 comments:

  1. oh my goodness!
    they are the sweetest thing ever!!!

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  2. I had to comment when I saw the Raggedy Andy thumb, I have a chair full of Ann & Andy's in my guest room. Cute piece!

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  3. this is so incredibly sweet and cute - i love their expressions and i also love that stuffed pig down on the left!

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  4. Oh my goodness Kathleen! this is soo beautiful!!!!

    do you by any chance ever sell prints of your work?

    i LOOOVE this...great work!!

    as always :0)

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  5. what a lovely drawing.. nice details on the toys!

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  6. I love this style! They are just wonderful!

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  7. ohh so cute and adorable! i used to have one of those Raggedy Ann dolls too..

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  8. lovely sweet illustration. I like the toys and the little ladybird.

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  9. Oh what a super cover this could be !
    Lovely idea.

    Ciao
    -Manuela

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  10. This is so adorable, so full of sweet touches! I love the paper crowns on their heads, all the wonderful toys and the children's happy and innocent expression. Just lovely...

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  11. How cute is this! I love the pile of toys and the expressions on the kids faces - again - how cute! I'm still trying to come up with something on this topic... but this is a wonderful illo and idea!

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  12. Very nice!!! They are adorable...

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  13. The kids have the most innocent faces, and the toy line-up is great! Crayons, Raggedy Anne and Andy, cute stuffies, jacks (my fave!) and even a paddle ball!! My husband always tells me he's getting me a paddle ball for whatever occasion is upon us. Well, today is his birthday...!
    Excellent drawing :)

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  14. I love the details on this piece.

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  15. lovely line work. I agree I love all the details of the toys.

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  16. This is the cutest thing... ever!
    Yeah, life is so much simpler when you're a kid.

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  17. Very sweet and well done. Love the tape on the crowns!

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  18. Just delightful! These children have a wonderful sweetness about them.

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  19. simply cute and charming. i can feel the warm fuzzies already

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  20. Wow! This is such a sweet Illustration. I wish life were still this simple too! Perhaps that is why I still bury my boyfriend in piles of plushies! Great work!

    Also thank you for the kind comments last week! I saw you have a website under construction. The main page looks fun and intriguing, I look forward to seeing it up.

    Keep up the good work and take Care!

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  21. the charactors are so sweet, lovely illo!

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  22. Aren't we lucky that we were all children once... this really illustrates the wonderful happiness of the make believe life kids have. I love their little faces! the combination of the fine lines and colors is marvelous!

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  23. Oh, so cute! Your talent is so versatile. I love this one!

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  24. What an adorable pair!! You have such a talent for capturing the sweetness of childhood. Great work as always!!!

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  25. Really sweet - I love the toys - especially the sock monkey - he's super cool. Nice work.

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  26. Aww, this is lovely, so sweet and tender :)

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  27. A timeless island of toys!

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  28. A glorious, gorgeous picture - captivatingly disarming in an immediate sense, but also a beautiful piece of composition!

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  29. Beautiful piece. Their faces, eyes & detail of the toys are wonderful.

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  30. This seriously makes my heart flutter with happiness. Silly, but true!!!

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  31. Gosh they are cute. Great toys too.
    I like your playful line work. Great job.

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  32. Love your work. Very sweet!

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  33. That's so sweet!!! I hope the King and Queen will share their fortune with us - love those toys they own! :) »

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