Friday, June 11, 2010

Illustration Friday: Ripple -

"Ripple"
digital collage by Mick Mather
"... Aunt Helen was torn between life on the farm and moving to the Big City; every ripple of the old dusty road was a parting shot, a mockery of her lack of resolve that, better than bars on a cage, kept the yellowed brick path to freedom at bay ..." - Mick Mather

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12 Comments:

Blogger SusuPetal said...

Aunt Helen, go for it, try the Big City! You can always return back.

Oh, I just love this image.

10:24 AM  
Blogger Mick said...

SusuPetal:
Are you sure, Susu? It's been said that you, "can't go home again." :|

1:29 PM  
Blogger Collage Cottage said...

I really, really like this vintage look Mick.

3:29 PM  
Blogger Mick said...

Collage Cottage:
I seem to have fallen pretty hard for it too! Thanks, Shani! :)

7:17 PM  
Blogger SusuPetal said...

Of course you can go home again. Home is where your heart is,

6:14 AM  
Blogger Mick said...

SusuPetal:
Right now my heart is in a deep dish of macaroni & cheese ... I hope I don't have to live there! :O

6:37 AM  
Blogger KV Abbott said...

Hey Mick.I haven't taken time to comment lately but I concurr on both the vintage look and the Mac & Cheese. Always enjoy your work!

8:25 AM  
Blogger Mick said...

KV Abbott:
Thanks so much, Kevin. The only macaroni & cheese that I couldn't eat was at a mid-town Manhattan diner where the short order cook sent it out to the table smothered in a Caribbean-style tomato sauce! Of course, I've never had the privilege to try it as an MRE ... how say you?

6:20 PM  
Blogger Lucky Dip Lisa said...

I love the image,your quote and the journey it takes me on...oh and I love mac-chesse!

8:27 PM  
Blogger Mick said...

Lucky Dip Lisa:
Welcome back, Lisa. I s'pose I'm going to have to bake another batch!

9:34 PM  
Blogger KV Abbott said...

You don't want it in an MRE ....Trust me! And now that I am retired, never again for me.

9:08 AM  
Blogger Mick said...

KV Abbott:
That's what I expected to hear!

8:07 PM  

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