10.9.10
10.9.10

40/ thecalamitouskid: “A picture of a freediver (hopefully with speargun) diving straight down with mythical sea creatures all around with the image fading to inky darkness. See: link For inspiration.”


10.10.10
10.10.10

41/ lostbard: “I’d like to see a moss-covered garden gnome from the viewpoint of an ant, please. It would be really cool if it had the feel of a Mayan ruin.”


10.11.10
10.11.10

42/ Shalmander: “Good luck bud. That’s a hard task you set for yourself. Give me a desert with mountains and a Maxfield Parish sky.”
(personal memo: parrish used oil colors and varnish, drying time = 1 month. i used watercolors, drying time = 2 minutes. i did the best i could.)


10.12.10
10.12.10

43/ wright.zelda: “Can you draw a man pulling a wooden cart with two wheels 1 round and 1 square wheel. Inside the cart are a few people along with other misc items such as tools, books, and the other round wheel. In the background is a lonely sheep off to himself (he can be doing anything, maybe eating grass or just looking around.”


10.13.10
10.13.10

44/ cfawcett: “A chimp making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich”


10.14.10
10.14.10

45/ m_johnson8: “my idea, is gorillas having a tea party. kind of a different take on the whole dogs playing poker thing.”
(personal memo: at this point, i was giddy at the idea of monkeys possibly being the subject of the next request.)


10.15.10
10.15.10

46/ Natacha: “The trope of the mysterious floating hands”
(personal memo: it wasn’t monkeys, but i was pleasantly surprised by this request, thanks mystery person!)


10.16.10
10.16.10

47/ slowcrack: “paint a watercolor focused on the vagina of a dominatrix made with your tears. Call it Venus. SOmeone should be whipping you between strokes to ensure authenticity of the pain.”
(personal memo: you’re a good friend, fantastic even… but wtf. why does it have to be my tears!)


10.17.10
10.17.10

48/ ed oliveri: “Please paint an image of an eerie olive.”


10.18.10
10.18.10

49/ scazrelet: “A field of flowers growing underground.”


10.19.10
10.19.10

50/ the drawing farm: “please draw your interpretation of what happens to members of the new spirituality movement when there is a month with 5 weekends.”
(personal memo: so, i see you don’t like me sending you inter-office chainmail started by the execs. this is never gonna happen. if i’m going down, i’m taking you with me.)


10.20.10
10.20.10

51/ climbinkid: “A pirate ship with a happy face flag instead of the skull and bones.”


10.21.10
10.21.10

52/ ngirion: “a row of brooklyn brownstones”
(personal memo: loosely based on the bubblegum house in park slope.)


10.22.10
10.22.10

53/ tmathot: “midterms.”


10.23.10
10.23.10

54/ Mummra: “A pirate DJ using his hook-hand as a record needle.”


10.24.10
10.24.10

55/ schweent: “On a mountain, a man composes a letter to his old friends in the city.”


10.25.10
10.25.10

56/ lychee-twist: “I suggest your own version of the Ascent of Man. I’ve wanted to for a while, but I can’t figure out how I want to do it. I’d love to see your style try that out.”


10.26.10
10.26.10

57/ nicole: “smog, airplanes, bilboards, pop culture, stop signs…so much wrong in this world- corruption. yet, so much unnoticed beauty.”


10.27.10
10.27.10

58/ Annette: “kick in the face”


10.28.10
10.28.10

59/ marshmellowterrorist: “Lady gaga explaining photosynthesis.”


10.29.10
10.29.10

60/ Kylde: “my daughter says: “my guinea-pig is SO jealous when our budgerigar flies round the room, can you show the guinea-pig happy and flying?””


10.30.10
10.30.10

61/ cheesebeard: “As for my contribution: A contradition within spacial theory, - A dsytopic utopia :)”
(personal memo: mostly dystopic, but the idea of having time to pick flowers has always been among the visual symbols of utopia for me.)


10.31.10
10.31.10

62/ uno_sir_clan: “paint me two women hands covered in black, long gloves, touching each other at the base of thumbs, with two small (1in) pieces of chalk in each hand”


11.1.10
11.1.10

63/ primordialford: “A crowd of children defend their town by chasing a unicorn with baseball bats as he shoots lasers at them with his eyes. Apparently if humans are nice to unicorns, they turn evil and destroy all structured human society. If humans are mean to unicorns, unicorns shrink and die. And even knowing this, environmentalists chase after the children, working to prevent an extinction as they are burned alive by laser eye blasts.”
(personal memo: i won’t lie, i totally forgot about the environmentalists while painting.)


11.2.10
11.2.10

64/ kissnellie: “But I’d like to see a snake coming out of the mouth of an old, jamaican woman.”


11.3.10
11.3.10

65/ Stephanie: “I would like to see a weeping willow tree actually weeping to fill a pond it grows next to.”


11.4.10
11.4.10

66/ shelley: “I’d like to see what is in Oliver’s head.”
(personal memo: for those who don’t know, oliver’s my kitten.)


11.5.10
11.5.10

67/ Kcwilcox: “Two kites flying near each other in the sky, falling in love and wrapping around each other”


11.6.10
11.6.10

68/ EyeCandies: “this is soooooo creative! i’d love to see your visual interpretation of my blog’s name: EyeCandies :)”
(personal memo: thanks! love the blog.)


11.7.10
11.7.10

69/ elk: “Ol’ Cowboy with feet up in front of fire, looking at fields and mountains with sunset setting behind him.”


11.8.10
11.8.10

70/ DrIntelligence: “How about a fire breathing dragon defends his mountainous cave, reigning hell down on a knight holding Zoidberg as a shield.”


11.9.10
11.9.10

71/ poonamana: “…a picture of something melting.”


11.10.10
11.10.10

72/ d1ego_fer: “please paint: A teenager guy wearing a white jumpsuit with yellow rubber boots washing an old fashioned truck with a garden hose - the truck belongs to his father who works for a slaughter house. so the truck is bloody and the bloody water dripping from the truck is forming a little river that goes down the block to a drain. along the blood stream there are dogs drinking the bloody water and eating little pieces of meat.I am standing next to my friend (the guy washing the truck) just hanging out…”


11.11.10
11.11.10

73/ philpill: “How about a noble Tommy, standing with a look of horror and disgust over the body of a murdered nun, what’s been done over by a nasty old German ?”


11.12.10
11.12.10

74/ Keirn: “Pontius Pilatus on the cross..”


11.13.10
11.13.10

75/ Eve: “Hello, could you please paint me a picture of a penguin stood on a block of ice.”


11.14.10
11.14.10

76/ cheXzie: “one (the digit)”


11.15.10
11.15.10

77/ Blood_Orange: “the best sandwich in the world”
(personal memo: one morning i walked into the local deli with every intention of getting a blt, but then i thought - no, lets cut the crap - and by crap i mean lettuce. this may not be the best sandwich in the world per say, but for that particular hangover, it was pretty damn good.)


11.16.10
11.16.10

78/ ed: “square dancing seahorses”
(personal memo: needless to say, i never learned the steps.)


11.17.10
11.17.10

79/ mine.


11.18.10
11.18.10

80/ Blood_Orange: “a cross section of an island”


11.19.10
11.19.10

81/ cheXzie: “soap”