Tuesday, October 9, 2007

IF :: Open


Keep an open mind, and you'll be outstanding in your field.

Photograph by Jane Melgaard. Illustration by Kim Buchheit.

27 comments:

Craig Lamberton said...

wonderful.. this really catches your eye, and brings a smile to your face..

ElizT said...

Nice expression on his face.

neilornstein said...

he looks distinctly non-plussed

david morris said...

Great idea and thought provoking.
The style of the illustration works well with the b/g image. I love the subtleties in the drawing.

Deb Johnson said...

Thanks for your comments at my blog but it's YOUR ILLO that brightens my day! I really love your cute and whimsical style...OPEN is nothing short of amazing!

Erin said...

Ahhh, great concept!! Very open minded. Hee Hee.

ErinSherman said...

speaking of the whole site: this is so neat to collaborate with illustration on photography! delightful.

Sandy Noke said...

I am so impressed by this. The socks and specs are great touches.

Kim Carney said...

makes me smile ;)

Danielle McDonald said...

I love this - waht a clever take on the topic! I also love the puddles illustration from your previous post. Thanks for leaving a comment on my blog and leading me to yours! I'll be back!

janie said...

Very funny, love the stockings.
Is she hatching a plan for bird/world domination?:)
Thanks for the feedback on my bzzzness, much appreciated.

Edie said...

i like this, vry original!!!

zari.ZHM said...

this is a great concept,and how you illustrated it (open head + field )is very clever indeed! funny too!
thanks for your kind comment on mine, cos now i discovered your blog...love the awesome stuff in here...i'll return soon!

Forrest Illustrations said...

wow! Neat idea.

Liz Cooley said...

This is really cute, I love cats, and I love stripey socks...so I definitely love cats in stripey socks! Thank you so much for your comment!

tusen said...

great concept. I'm not sure how the cat is taking it though ;). His socks (knee-highs?) somehow reminded me of Alice from Wonderland.

Michelle Lana said...

OUtstanding! and a cool take! Thanks for stopping by puddlebee! Love your work!

Monica said...

Very original and creative! I love the birds, and the kitty wearing those adorable stripped socks. :-)

Leezy said...

BRILLIANT!!!

ValGalArt said...

your work is wonderful and fun! i love the stockings!

Kstyles said...

very cool! love the socks!

Diane Duda said...

I love this blog. You two make a great team! :)

(I really love the dear diary post!)

di

imwithsully said...

What an excellent concept! I love the way you combine the photograph and the illustration. Such a unique style!

mike r baker said...

Awesome!!! I love-love-love it! :D

Random York said...

That's a great image!

letile said...

wow- cool socks and glasses.
Fun illo.

Nemo said...

Beautiful!