June 10, 2013

Where the Wild Things Are


What child doesn't love the idea of dressing up like a monster and floating away to a far off land where they'll be crowned king (or queen)? I did a painting, just for fun, a while ago that depicted Max and his fellow monster having a good old wild rumpus in the woods.

Today being the birth of Maurice Sendak I decided it would be more than appropriate to share it. 

Mr. Sendak, I love your creation Where the Wild Things Are
Happy Birthday to you.

5 comments:

  1. I'm so exited to see your new work ...you able to transform something static to something so animated,personal, and real. I just love to see this story continues to unfold.
    -Lana
    Lanasartstudio.blogspot.com

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  2. Lovely! Thank you for posting to the Folk Reveries Blog thread : )
    It is a truly magical and inspiring story. He is missed by many.

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  3. Hello, I've found my way here from your link in the Etsy Madcap team blog thread. Your illustrations are so beautiful! I dabble (not very succesfully) at drawing as well and truly admire the skill and talent of artists, so I'm so glad I chanced upon your blog. I'm definitely following your work. :)

    kagitlik.blogspot.com

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  4. Amazing work! I truely love your art! Congratulations!

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