Apr 2, 2008

Illustration Friday - Homage

Here's my "homage" to the best band a geek could ever love, They Might Be Giants. In particular, that line in "Birdhouse in your Soul": "Not to put too fine a point on it/Say I'm the only bee in your bonnet."

*I almost drew a "Purple Toupee." The Bee won out.

16 comments:

thedoodlegirl said...

Excellent illo! I really love your style. The brown lines with the yellow accents really makes the picture pop. Great job!

pupu said...

:) loving it...

Teresa said...

very sweet indeed!

princesstomato said...

this is great.
i love They Might Be Giants, too. So many of their lyrics are screaming to be illustrated, aren't they?! :)

Pajara Pinta said...

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San said...

lovely. as always. :)

Sherry Rogers said...

Beautifully drawn. Wonderful detail in the features!

Cecilia Levy said...

nice illustrations, delicate and simple

Anonymous said...

LOVE They Might Be Giants. Have you seen them in concert yet? Even better!

Ani
foodiechickie.com

Eric Orchard said...

Geeks draw better! This is rally great, the face is wonderful.
Did you know TMBG is the official rock band for NASA?

Julie Hammond said...

I want a bonnet! ...minus the bee
too cute, sweet, lovable (--- insert nice words here). nice!

Gigi Moore said...

this is a beautiful illo :O)

gigi

Michelle said...

I love 'They Might Be Giants' too!!! This is perfect!

tekentijger said...

Funny! I made an illustration for IF once with the same songtext as inpiration.(You can see it here:http://www.tekentijger.nl/illustraties/illustrationfriday/?id=459f77b33f7bc)
I always enjoy your lovely drawings!

Abigail said...

TMBG is the official band of NASA? No way!

I haven't seen them in concert Ani - I missed last Saturday's show locally :-/ One of these days, one of these days...

Mrs.French said...

such an amazing illustration. i just stumbled into your blog and i am so happy i did. you have been an etsy "favorite" for a long time. It is nice to hear the voice behind the masterpieces.