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Friday
May272011

Illustration Friday: Asleep

During a fierce November storm, Katy falls asleep imagining that her heartbeat is sending a secret code to her sailor father to come home safely. The image depicts the next morning in her Duluth, Minnesota home, as the sun starts to melt the ice from her bedroom window.

My illustration for this week's Illustration Friday is from the children’s book, Storm Codes. Have a great weekend, everybody!

Reader Comments (7)

great work - love the soothing colors
May 27, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterArtSnark
Beautiful color pallet and sense of peace in this picture. Lovely!
May 28, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTMartin
this is lovely!
May 28, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMaron
Christina te felicito hermoso trabajo!
May 29, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterroberto
Christina, this is soooo beautiful and peaceful! :) I adore your blog banner, too!
May 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterIndigene
Very, very nice Christina!
May 31, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjack foster
This is one of my favorite parts of the book. I remember what it's like to go to bed worrying about someone out in a storm.
May 31, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterChandler

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