8.06.2007

IllustrationFriday: Missing

Socks can mysteriously go missing in the laundry. Then you end up with this. See any matches? ...Neither do I.........Why am I even keeping these? :)
detail. (digital mixed media using scanned fabrics) P.S. You know what is a good use for socks without a match or socks that are worn-out? Put your hand inside one, dampen it and dust with it! My mommy taught me that. :) Here is the "Missing" my 3yearold and I did: click

10 comments:

ElizT said...

Polishing the wooden furniture,also shoes.
I read somewhere that you can put socks over your shoes to walk on icy surfaces.
Hand puppets, emergency mittens, cat toys...

ElizT said...

But I throw them away.

Bron Smith said...

You draw and render very well. I like your work.

Focus_ret said...

Yes, I think we've all encountered the lost sock phenomenon. I have a lost sock drawer, always hoping that someday the match will show up!

Paola said...

Good tip ! And lovely illo :)

thefridayfrog said...

very very cool. lovve your pattern play...

thousanddays said...

wonderful illo!!!
for me then i get used wearing diferrent socks...^-^

stephanie said...

Great colors and textures! I have a drawer fulla single socks too, lol

Leah said...

great idea for the theme! love the drawing. and thanks for the suggestion on sock uses! :-)

ottoblotto said...

I keep those socks as well. I still don't know why. Well illustrated.