November 2012

Eleventh Day of Christmas

Eleventh Day of Christmas

Considerations for this cartoon included chefs / cooks, piping icing onto a cake and plumbers bearing wrenches, working on pipes. I wanted to be able to draw a collection of eleven characters, but have them do their own things while still being tied together by a ‘piping’ theme. Cake decoration and plumbing felt a bit restrictive (as did the original common version with people playing flutes).

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The Fourth Day of Christmas

Fourth Day of Christmas

This cartoon has a couple of meanings that may not be apparent to everyone upon first viewing, so I had better expand on what is going on.

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The Third Day of Christmas

Third Day of Christmas

Typically most images for this verse of the carol comprise of three chooks standing around, intertwined with some Christmas decorations.

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The Second Day of Christmas

Second Day of Christmas

This cartoon is probably a little more obscure than the last one. If you’re not familiar with the carol and were looking at this, you probably wouldn’t know what was going on. I was thinking of drawing doves with turtle shells, but upon Googling the subject, I found there were already similar images released into the wild web. I then decided…

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