I Love You With All My Hearts

15 Jan

I enjoyed a little project this week working on a gift for a friend. I never forgot the kindness shown to me by Fritha Strickland  when I was poorly. Although we barely knew each other she took the time and care to send me a parcel of handmade goodies to make me feel better. Her illustrations are fabulous and this one in particular has a beautiful sentiment

So I decided to set about bringing her beautiful octopus to life to send on to her and was really pleased with the results.
It actually turned out to be a great exercise for me besides anything else as it got me thinking outside of my usual style of design. I finished another creation today which is also intended as a gift so I can’t blog it yet but I am REALLY happy with it. Watch this space for it’s appearance this time tommorow.

One Response to “I Love You With All My Hearts”

  1. Tigerlilly Quinn January 15, 2011 at 11:25 pm #

    >aww yay! I love it so much, it lives in our living room now..just have to think of a name for it! xo

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