what a beautiful image! it captures that essence of childhood we struggle to define so well.. great sketch!
Oh, this is fabulous! I want to see this one in colour!
Oh, I love this ~ so sweet!
Very Cute, Very Clever!
i love this! it's adorable.
:O !!So cute idea!..love it
What a great idea... and it looks good on paper too!
What an amazing work!Fantastic idea!
he he he he he he!!! This is a SCREAM!!! I love it!!! Look at her little face. She's going to be a clown on day I can tell! I am waiting to see how you are going to color this. It's just fabulous! I will be back to see! Thanks so much cause you really made me laugh!
oh that made me giggle!... great illustration!!!
just brilliant. I love the whole composition, the expression on the characters face and the sense of movement. Looks fantastic :)
beautiful draw!!! and great idea
this will be a terrif illio, kate! loveee the idea! :))AND YOU HAVE ALWAYS FREELANCED? right outta school? seriously? WOW.
This is simply fabulous! OOh we just love it!. What imagination! This is wonderful.
Great illustration! It has wonderful motion, and the balloon dogs is such a creative idea! Really nicely done!
Kate this is wonderful!!! Love the idea, the girl and the movement. LOVE IT!!!
Thanks for visiting my blog. This post is so well done!! In fact, your whole blog is just lovely. Great style and colors!
Love your blog and illustrations!!! Thanks for stopping by.Tara
Fantastic concept Kate! It'll be super in color too. This little girl has winning cuteness! I love her concerned "I hope they don't get away" look :)
I LOVE it! Great idea - I'm looking forward to seeing it in color.
very cool idea! and very nicely executed!
OMG, this is so creative, it knocked my socks off!!! Fabulous!!
very creative perspective and your characters are always wonderful!
WOW Kathleen...This is such a clever idea and it turned out just perfect!!! I really love your work...it is always so warm and fun...Have a wonderful Sunday!!!HugsDiana
lov the expression on her face and i think her dog team is getting the best of her. great idea. very creative
This is a riot! So wonderfully done and the energy is tremendous!
AHHHH mazing! All she needs is a sled and an Parka and she could run for office.This is darling and I am so glad you took the time to let the idea have its own life outside your head.
Awww....soo creative and fun!!
Awesome idea, great execution! Very cute!
what a super-cute idea. It looks great in black and white but I can't wait to see it in color
I love it! I think it's one of my all-time faves! So glad you treated us all and put it on paper! :-)
Really cute - I love it!Hope you're doing well.
Oh, I've been buried this week, and missed many of your posts. Love this piece - how clever!Also enjoyed your stamp and the various incarnations of it. It's been years since I've been involved in stamp design. That's a fun venue. (You have fingers in many pies!)
Super duper cute! And the idea is fantastic!
That is so awesome...I really love to see a good pencil sketch...and this certainly qualifies...
I can't wait to view this with color thrown in! How did you ever come up with the idea- it's so orgianal!
Wonderful illo and great sketch,love your styleI tagged you on my blog
this is great! love it!
Awwwww! I love it! So imaginative! Great movement too!
This is so original & creative Kate!Take care in midst of business:)There is a giveaway challenge just on from 1/12/08 to 8/12/08. Please drop by when you are free! http://yoonsee.blogspot.com/2008/12/1st-giveaway-challenge.html
Oh this is such a nice drawing. I love the movement and expression of the little girl. The take on balloon is so unique and clever. Love it!
Oh my gosh, I so, so, sooooo love this! The whimsy is fantastic!!!
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Loveky kate!! its so sweet! =)
What a wonderful idea! And I love the expression on her face.
Really fun idea and illustration. Very creative thinking going on inside of you. Keep it up. Congrats on your book deal.
love the idea, Kate! also love your moleskin journal - beautiful work!
Excellent idea and stuff!!
Perfect sketch! I love the movement in the piece, and her cute hair.
wonderful - her expression is so sweet!
great idea!! Who would think to have a girl walk dog balloons?? not me but you!! fantastic!
Brilliant take on the theme, Kate! This is a powerful and darling piece. I can only imagine it in color.
Very cute Kate!
beautiful Kate, what an original take on the theme..
what a hilarious idea! love it!
Fantastic!!! I agree, would love to see it in color! I think this is the most clever concept by far for IF's word of the week. *sigh* To be a professional. :P It shows! ;)
What a terrific idea! And so beautifully done: dog balloons! Great perspective and movement too!
Holy cow! This is too cute for words... except for maybe... Holy Cow!
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