Friday, April 4, 2008

Illustration Friday "SAVE" We all need to do something...please help



Hi Everyone...The theme today is save and my take on the theme is the baby seal...we need to "save the seals"

Here are some links to help...I hope you find it in your heart to take a moment to do something that may change this for good...on the first link you can sign the pledge...the second has a bunch of great links...

Protect Seals 2008

Action Toolkit

Thanks,

Diana

38 comments:

Lisa said...

wonderful illustration Diana and a great cause.I am so sad by the whole thing.

Diana Evans said...

Lisa I am shocked that this is still going on...makes me wonder how cruel humankind can be...

Diana Evans said...

I know we can make a change if we all come together...I hope that I can make more people aware of this...

Candace Trew Camling said...

Nice illustration, I'm thinking of doing an animal as well...or maybe a flower.

rbaird said...

Such beautiful animals. I don't know how a person could look into those eyes and then do what they do!
Your drawing is lovely.

domino said...

I worry about that too!!!
Love Diana for doing this!!

Diana Evans said...

Thanks for the comments...I am so heartbroken over these poor creatures....

Can't wait to see your post Candace...

Roberta...I have no idea how anyone could do that either...

Eunice...thank you...I had to get the message out there...

Thanks for the notes! and support...

Cheers,
Diana

Teri C said...

That baby has such a pitiful look on his face. Perfect to illustrate for saving!!

Sherry/Cherie said...

You've done a beautiful illustration..how could anyone hit something that sweet over the head? It boggles the mind...

Forever Young said...

oh those eyes are so soulful, i agree, lets all try to help.thanks to you for showing us.

Diana Evans said...

Thanks Teri,Sherie and Forever...

I hope that I can raise some awareness through art....

I agree with Sherie that is boggles the mind that anyone could do this...

scary...

Hugs
Diana

Mark said...

great sketch Diana and great cause.

CupcakeLady said...

This is a beauatiful illustration. I wish I had talent like you! It's great to do something for a good cause!

Princess Pepper Cloud said...

Humans can be so un-humane! Ugh.
Fantastic drawing!

Fannie said...

Beautiful and tender. Thanks for the links and info. Sweet illustration, meaningful submission!

You're showing your heart...again. Nice.

Digital Scott's Illustrationblog said...

Nice illustration and a great point! I have a similar theme...

Melissa & Emmitt said...

Oh Diana!
I love your baby seal!
Thank you again for my card. i loved looking at it all day today.
Tomorrow I will post about the 3-d card i made in my photoshop class.
it is very Springy.
have a great evening!
:) m

BBC said...

Many humans aren't very good at loving their planet, I know I did my share of damage when younger. Thanks for the links.

Elizabeth Parsons said...

very nice illustration! Yes, we do need to save them!

eBeth (thanks for your kind words on my blog!)

**Robin** said...

I love this..so cute ..so touching..so important!

ValGalArt said...

you did good here! darling seals, how can you hurt a face like that? Great work Diana!!!

lee said...

great illustration and great cause

Diana Evans said...

Thanks for popping by everyone...and the great support..together we can make a change...I believe that with all my heart....

Hugs
Diana

Bobo's slave said...

He's a cutie, how could people harm them in such barbaric way. Thank you for spreading the message, hopefully we have a better world someday.

Aspa said...

Its hard to thing how cruel people can be to animals. Your illustration is beautiful Diana, thank you for doing this.

steve said...

Excellent post and work Diana--how anyone can kill these to wear their fur nowadays is beyond me. Great work!

temz4 said...

Great work and intense concept!

Lisa M Griffin said...

lovely job on the face and detail in the seal.

Diana Evans said...

Thanks for popping by everyone...I am glad you all feel as I do...I hope we can all help out...

Aspa...I am sometimes shocked with what humans do...it boggles my mind...

Steve....I have to agree totally...I can't imagine anyone wearing this either....

thanks Temz4 and Lisa....I created the seal with love...poor beautiful creatures....

thanks for the support...

hugs,
Diana

Alicia said...

so sad about this and so glad you posted those links. we have to support this and help save the poor seals. your drawing is beautiful.

Dot said...

really cool illo, it really makes you want to support the cause!!

andi butler said...

hi diana,

beautiful sketch...i wrote a report on the hunting of baby harp seals for the fur trade when I was in the fourth grade, that was in 1978, and I can't believe we haven't learned anything at all, in all this time...thanks for a very important post!

a : )

SENTA said...

So sad, it breaks my heart...beautiful illo and touching post

Ces said...

Now this seal is clearly too cute and adorable and I know they can bite a penguin's head off. :-)

indigene said...

I think everyone has said it all, but, I will say it again! Wonderful concept and sentiment and a beautiful job! Save Our Wildlife and Our Earth, too!

www.indigeneartforms.blogspot.com

carla said...

Oh... that sweet little face... it make me want to cry. You afe good to call attention to this and to rpovide links. Thank you.

Random York said...

That's a sweet pic Diana!

thedoodlegirl said...

What a beautiful image you have created. Haunting because of the reality of it...

 
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