Friday, May 26, 2006

Illustration Friday - Cake


Here's the baker for the owl and pussy cat's wedding - sardine, rodent and dead bird cake (with a delicate filling of pureed garter snake) YUM! Something for all of the guests. Click on image for a larger view.

39 comments:

candice said...

wonderful!

juliemc said...

ingredients sound yummy...(gulp). great work.

Diane Duda said...

Very good! Great details.

kaitlin choi said...

eek! i absolutely love this. your style is great. i like the look of texture.

Cat said...

Oh, this is great! Fabulous! Wonderful! Splendiferous! I love it!

JO said...

What a cool cake.

Marion said...

Haha, this is so funny. And very well drawn.

heart-less said...

thats neat *claps*

Caroline said...

What a splendid cake construction picture!

Lady Guedes said...

I wish I was invited to the wedding.

murphy girl said...

very fun!

Geninne said...

Oh my God Jenn!!! This one's amazing!!! The sumo cat got inspired after eating all that yummy sushi and made this awesome cake! I'm soooo in love with your illos...All the details on this one make it super special..."sugar coated rodents" hahahahaha...very clever and cute!
My kids and I are BIG fans of your work :-)

cocos said...

What a fun picture to look at. Your color choices are great and I love all the detail that you included. So much to look at, nicely done!

Tamsin Ainslie said...

Your illustration is GREAT! I love it. fantastic idea for the cake - love the sugar coated rodents & catnip! Great blog.

Leaver said...

This is wondferful!!

twisstii said...

mmmm..delicious! Care for orders?

Ginger*:)* said...

Jenn, You are a genius! I just love this. The cake sounds sooooooooooo enticing, if you are an owl or a pussycat. The technique you used here is wonderful!

Pickledog said...

Meow! Great illustration. I think my cats would love this cake.

Angel Devil said...

Geat concept and a fantastic image as well. So Cool!

Chickengirl said...

I am falling in love with your kitty. And who doesnt like sugar coated rodents?!?

Holli said...

Love it!!

ladybug said...

wow! what a great illo!

Majeak Ann said...

oh! GREAT work...it makes me want to be with the cat...love the environment....nicely done!

-Marjorie

Maria Eugenia said...

so funny and smart !

Franfou said...

very nice concept and rendering ! Bravo !

erika said...

he looks so proud! i would taste some and no matter how nasty it tasted, i would smile. just because he's so sweet :)

buep said...

Fantastic kitty!

TXArtcGal said...

Now, that's one cake I think I'll pass on! LOL! Awesome detail...and, WONDERFUL colors as usual! LOVE your style!

Fossfor said...

this is so good! i love the colors and the textures. this is my favorite IF entry for Cake!

J. E. Morris said...

Thank you everyone!

shawn said...

wow! what an imagination you have!!!! And you're so incredibly talented!!! I really love this!!!

Sweet Pea said...

These just keep getting better and better - you could do a great picture book with these characters...:)

paula said...

I'd come by a few days ago, Jenn, but was on the run so didn't leave a comment, but I'm back to tell you how I really love this piece. You look like you're having so much fun with this style! The concept is superbly done! This is one of those, "Now, why didn't I think of that!?" ideas.

Loni said...

I love it! So well done! Your style and imagination are wonderful!

eleleo said...

Very good concept (i specially like the cake decorations idea: very funny :) And the execution is perfect. I love your illo :)

Angela said...

I love the look of pride on this kitty's round face. It is a rather beautifully crafted cake, death and all!
Most excellent illustration style!!

saul said...

just awesome, i think that cake probably tastes better than it sounds :)

J. E. Morris said...

Gee Saul, I think I'll let you take the first bite! ;)

Ken Chandler said...

Terrific characters, subject matter, colors, textures... this just might be the perfect illustration.
Delightful image. Thanks for sharing!