Arting for 365 Day 359: Hidden Talent

Day 359, 11 x 14 Original ink drawing with Photoshop color addition

Day 359, 11 x 14 Original ink drawing with Photoshop color addition

Goal: To create one piece of art each day for 365 consecutive days

You wouldn’t know it by looking at him. On the surface he always appeared so gruff – half asleep even. Onlookers would see him soaking lazily in the muddy waters and think, “What a bore.”

The cool hippo was anything but. As stars shone above in the wee hours of night the cool hippo came alive. He played a saxophone that rivaled Coltrane. Smooth, silky; the notes flowed from the him like the waters of the Nile. Passers by fell silent with awe wondering where in the world these sounds were coming from?

Day 359 Hidden Talent

Origianl 11 x 14″ ink on paper

Day 359 Hidden Talent Head DetailDay 359 Hidden Talent Sax Detail

8 thoughts on “Arting for 365 Day 359: Hidden Talent

  1. Pingback: Best of the Week, Week 17, 2013 - Sounds Like Orange

  2. Micah, we love the Jazz Hippo at our house. I am amazed at all that you created inn a year!! How very wonderful!!!

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