Friday, August 29, 2008

IF: Memories


This is an illustration I did of my then girlfriend, now wife, when we took a trip to England the summer of '98. Oh the nostalgia of simpler times is very romantic.

I made this when I was in college. It is 8 x 10+ watercolor, colored pencil, and pastel on watercolor paper.

23 comments:

johanna said...

very sweet and touching :)

Rrramone said...

Nice one Josh.

Kate said...

Oh, I have seen this one before, and I really love it. Very meaningful, and you captured that meaning very well.

Michael said...

Fantastic texture...

By the way, I don't know if it's just computer, but your link on IF doesn't work. Thought I'd let ya know...

Juan said...

Great work! As always...

Michael said...

that should be "just my computer"

Teri C said...

That is just so sweet and tender! Perfect.

Brine Blank said...

Superb...if you could just bottle it...

atomicvelvetsigh said...

aww thats sweet! have she seen this? i bet she loves it!

ratsliveon said...

Love those clouds

Linton Joseph said...

What can I say your a true romantic Josh love the painting for many reasons but most of all cause it was done out of love and nothing can deny love. Thanks so much for the 2 trips over and the kind words hope all is good stay fresh as ever!!!

janie said...

beautiful watercolour, and very recogniseable clouds and landscape, or maybe the woolly hat's a good clue :)

Eric Barclay said...

Wonderful illustration. Love the way you drew the clouds.

Dot said...

a great way to incorporate the theme! very sweet illo..

cserháti hajnalka said...

Ah! Josh! :) I remember you! Your image is funy and for me, for all (i think) nostalgic! Thanks your comment! Like you the cheese?

piero said...

hi .thanks to add me to your links!! i'll do the same.I like your work very much,see you around.

BambinoMonkey said...

thank you for the comment,love your brain,man!!

curly said...

nice one..
i wanted to thank u, i'll always keep it in mind n thank u 4 viewing my wrk n commenting on it, :)

Angela said...

This is so sweet, especially since it was inspired by the one you love!

yoon see said...

Love your landscape and cloud and the act of blowing the dandelion!

camilografico said...

Hola amigo, gracias por visitar mi blog, i was in athens a few years ago i have family there!!! saludos!!!! see yaaaa

Kimagu said...

Great pictures and great topics. And this one is so intimate.

orangefrute88 said...

your clouds ROCK