IF: Match

Not much I can add here.  I didn’t find the topic generated a lot of interest with me so I thought I’d just keep it simple.  Check out the multitude of other enteries at Illustration Friday, if you haven’t already.

12 Responses to IF: Match
  1. salem
    August 23, 2006 | 12:36 am

    heyy.. really cute and love the lines and technique!

  2. michael dailey
    August 23, 2006 | 6:19 am

    hope there slow burners else it will be over for it even before it has a chance to begin. nice to be able to tell which match is which.

  3. DAlty
    August 23, 2006 | 2:14 pm

    What a clever analogy, Paula. A love so strong that you feel consumed by fire…burning with feelings and emotions of the best sort. I’ve been fortunate enough to have experienced this in my lifetime, and there’s nothing better! I can relate. Your depiction of the pair in love is very nicely done. The eyes speak volumes.
    Keep ’em coming.

  4. monicalee
    August 23, 2006 | 3:17 pm

    hahahahahaha! You are always fresh, Paula!

  5. Sweet Pea
    August 23, 2006 | 7:43 pm

    They are so great! And I love the way you did the flames and smoke, very effective 🙂

  6. Paula
    August 23, 2006 | 8:30 pm

    Merci, salem & Michael! Michael–If the flame’s any indication of the length of this relationship, all my matches burn out fast. Too bad.

    DA: Thanks! True. Eyes can say so much!

    monica: You’re very kind. : )

    SP: Think so? I wasn’t thinking much when I did it, so glad it’s likeable. Appreciate all your comments!

  7. Courtney
    August 24, 2006 | 1:39 pm

    haha, great job. love the two hotheads in love.

  8. kimC
    August 24, 2006 | 3:11 pm

    It is HOT and I am in love 😉

  9. Bron Smith
    August 25, 2006 | 12:36 am

    Wow..you really came up with a simple, clever idea this time, Paula. This is one of my favorites.

  10. Carla
    August 25, 2006 | 4:55 am

    Very nice!

  11. Jenn Morris
    August 28, 2006 | 6:59 pm

    I missed this one, how cute and clever! I bet they’re old flames.

  12. Paula
    August 28, 2006 | 7:22 pm

    Kim: Here, here!

    Bron: Reeeeeally..? Hmmm! I didn’t even think about this one! Perhaps I should not think about it more often! Thanks, Bron. : )

    Carla: Merci!

    Jenn: Heh! Du-Dum!