Saturday, July 01, 2006

oil change sketch

My son and I went to get the oil changed in the car today. It took forever. I started sketching a sad guy. My son suggested that I add a mullet, and it really made the picture work. This is the mullet-master.
The time stretched on and we both decided to sketch things together. This next picture is a combination of both of us having fun.We started laughing hard enough that some of the patrons of the shop started looking at us funny. We disregarded them and kept drawing. This civil war picture was our next doodle. While we were drawing, my son said, "Draw a big bird in the sky", I took him literally, and drew "big bird." We laughed and laughed. It was a good day at the oil change shop.

9 comments:

  1. Love the collaboration between you and your son. Such great memories you're creating ... and the pictures are fun, too!

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  2. These drawings made me smile too... I can definitely see how much fun you two were having!

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  3. havent seen your stuff before. I love it!! Great renderings of terrible people and great fun with your son.

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  4. The caricatures are great but you capture the office stuff (and the atmosphere)so well too! Such a contrast!

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  5. These are wonderful, and it is also wonderful to hear about your son drawing with you.

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  6. I really enjoy the collaborative effort! Great detail.

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  7. Wonderful style. Love the fact that you share it with your son. That will be a lasting memory.

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  8. Fun drawings...next time go to Jiffy Lube...they are oh so fast....

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