explorations in color and design

explorations in color and design

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Collage Obsession: Family




Here's my take on the theme of "Family." As in human families, the members of my bird family look out for each other, protect each other, and help each other. They also happen to be storks, which we all know are historically very family-friendly birds:).

Inspiration credit: Robert McCloskey's classic book Make Way for Ducklings.
Image credits: wikimedia commons, joessistah (stork image), holliewood, dover.

7 comments:

Jan said...

Aw, this is adorable! I like the way your mind works! Too cute!

Hugs,
Jan

the Inner 'I' said...

"Make Way for Ducklings" was my favorite book as a child. What was yours:-) ? I love this.

Janine said...

OHH, this is so sweet. wonderful collage and wonderful birds, aren´t they.

Junibears said...

What a lovely take on Family. beautifully done! xx

Eila A said...

Sherry, this is a wonderful interpretation of the theme! This image would be fantastic to have hanging on the wall, reminding of the value of caring and protecting and helping each other. Thank you so much for participating!

ArtzeeChris said...

Hey there Sherry!

I'm so glad you are the number one comment on my giveaway! I would love for you to win too, but don't tell anyone, folks might think it's fixed, but I do plan on using that random generator or pull names from a hat.
I love your take on family its so sweet! It kinda reminded me a bit of the Partridge Family show intro. "come on get happy" LOL

Have a great day, It's actually sunny today! :)

Tiffany said...

Sherry, your artwork makes me smile. What a delightful take on this challenge! Thank you for sharing it with us :)