Tuesday, April 1, 2008

IF: Homage

IF: Homage
My homage to mothers.
(I am in the mood of doing something more folk art-ish. I am trying to combine Chinese folk art with Russian nesting dolls and throw in a little bit of East European flavors into it.)

31 comments:

Danielle said...

That's beautiful. I especially love the wings :)

Pajara Pinta said...

I this is lovely, I mean the illo and the blog!!!

come visit my children illustration blog... you migh like it it's in spanish and english!

www.caracarmina.blogspot.com

can I link you? let me know

mushroommeadows said...

This looks a little different from what you normally do, but I like it so much. I especially like the little person. She's adorable!!!

Vhrsti said...

So sweet, Flora!

Herr Gilke said...

Very nice indeed!

lil kim said...

love it love it love it!

Computerarte said...

Hi Flora,
It's great to see your work!
Love the theme and the color's:)

Esti said...

I'd like to have a poster of this one. Thanks for this homage ;)

Silvia said...

SO beautiful! I love it.

Gina Perry said...

Beautiful work!

Christine said...

Lovely. This reminds me of these wooden dolls I had as a kid where there's one inside the other as you open each.

andi butler said...

i absolutely adore this one, so sweet!! i love the color story as well, it's perfect!

a : )

thedoodlegirl said...

I think this is amazing! Very nice work.

princesstomato said...

very nice, flora. love the clothing she is wearing.

teri

Patrick said...

Very nice. You really managed to capture that warm maternal feeling. Great color choices and detail in the wings too.

natascha said...

I love it! Very beautiful!

Patti said...

I love it! My first thought was "very traditional Eastern European". I especially love the angel wings.

zime said...

Great Flora!! I love it!!
(^v^)

nina seven said...

flora - love the folk artyness of this piece! very cool homage. I also adore your sketches of faces...there are some really great ones! yes, I have seen Enchanted and loved it! I thought it was wickedly creative!

Diana Evans said...

love it Flora...great work

rbaird said...

What a neat idea!

NANCY LEFKO said...

wonderful image....love the bright colors....

Christine said...

I love it. The wings are adorable. Very folk;-) The colours and all the details are just great:)

Marie-Louise said...

You have succeed with this.

The Lady Laura said...

I love this. It definitely reminds me of folk art, and the colors make me think "vintage." Great detailing in the wings :)

pupu said...

Excellent! Great work! :Di love her wings.

Kelly C. said...

i LOVE this!!! sweet.

n2justice said...

This is really top-notch work! The combination of influences works to beautiful effect!

Aspa said...

I like it Flora. Different but very nice.

Melanie said...

this is so wonderful! i love your work and especially this folk art style! ( i live in kutztown, aka: pa dutch folk capital of the world!) i hope you don't mind i linked you in my blog before – you are so inspiring! best to you, melanie

imwithsully said...

Love the colors and the concept!