RR Anderson, DIY Cultural Arts Specialist

Aug. 3, 2012 at 7:35am

HAIRY MERMAIDS: Original T-Shirt Illustrations for a Sports Team

What can I draw for you?

When members of the all-lady team, HAIRY MERMAIDS  approached me to design their team t-shirt for the Dirty Dash mud race, I rolled up my sleeves, tore off my socks, and pulled my shirt up over my head. "I'M FULLY PREPARED TO DRAW YOU LADIES A T-SHIRT ILLUSTRATION FOR SUCCESS!" I bellowed.

My first attempt that was quickly rejected. Here's why said team HAIRY MERMAIDS: "We want her throwing a pig! And she's not burly enough! We want a burly two-fisted mermaid RR!"

Okay okay, limber and pencils blunt I charged berserker-style into V2...

WINNER!

Proud to introduce THE HAIRY MERMAID i've fallen in love with her too. She will be appearing in a comic-within-a-comic inside my OUR FRIEND THE STOVE strip. 

Also, i've been invited along to watch Team HAIRY MERMAID in action. Watch this tread for photos of the event.

UP NEXT: 1 HOUR LOGO SERVICE "WHAT CAN I DRAW FOR YOU IN AN HOUR?"


comments [6]  |  posted under barter trades, cartoonist, feminisim, freelance art, go local, illustration, mermaids, sports, t-shirt design

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by NineInchNachos on 8/3/2012 @ 8:14am
Does your sports team need an ARTISTIC KICK IN THE PANTS?


by ChrisTopher on 8/3/2012 @ 8:15am
Awesome! Full color please!

by L.S.Erhardt on 8/3/2012 @ 6:33pm
I like the first one, with the pipe best

The second one though. It looks like how a mermaid from Dogpatch would.



by ChrisTopher on 8/3/2012 @ 9:07pm
I wanna draw a hairy mermaid now!


by NineInchNachos on 8/3/2012 @ 9:08pm
post a sketch!


by NineInchNachos on 8/4/2012 @ 4:12pm
T-SHIRT IN ACTION!

From Team Hairy Mermaids do the Dirty Dash Mud Run

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