I have always been intrigued by the juxtaposition or combination of strange and unusual things. Which is what caused me to want to do this drawing, illustrating the friendship between a monkey and a sea bird. Not the kind of friendship you see every day!
I decided to name the drawing "It's Special to Have A Good Friend". As most of us have over the years, I, too, have found that your friends make all the difference.
Because of the problems I have continued to have this past week with my teeth, I have needed so much help and encouragement and, as always, my friends have been there for me. I am so grateful.
Now, from the sublime to the ridiculous (almost).
I received an email from a friend recently in which he included the following pictures showing the artistic efforts of a woman whose medium is marzipan.
As you can see, especially in the second photo, this woman is truly talented. There were other photos which I did not include which showed actual decorative arrangements for cakes for -- baby showers, I guess.
Anyway, my question is: who on earth could eat one of these adorable creations?
I mean, really -- where would you start?
Nope, I think she should use a permanent medium. The combination of icing and babies is too strange a combination even for me!
Remember to tell all your friends how special they are.
Peace be with you.