Saturday, 29 November 2008

The Mariner's Revenge Song

"We are two mariners
Our ships' sole survivors
In this belly of a whale"

So begins the tale of one of my favorite songs "The Mariner's Revenge Song" by The Decemberists. I would have loved to make an animation based around this song, but that's an ambitious personal project I can't afford to tackle right now.

Instead I'll have to settle for this illustration. If you are unfamiliar with this modern day sea shanty, then please do yourself a favour and check it out here. It comes in at a whopping 10 minutes, but its well worth it.

Enjoy me hearties!

6 comments:

  1. Very very cool my friend! An animated video to that would be sweet!!

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  2. Hello Chris!!
    Thank you very much for visiting my blog. yours seems to me to be fantastic.
    An embrace.

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  3. Great drawing Chris!!
    I really like your stuff.

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  4. Hi Chris!!!
    Very very nice looking illustrations!
    Like it!

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  5. Wow, I love your stuff. I remember checking out your alphabet monsters on your blog earlier this year! I love them! Thanks for stopping by!

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  6. Cool stuff on this blog Chris.
    This one is particularly great, would love to see it turned into a full animaiton, digging your alpha monsters further down too.

    Cheers for the comments on my blog man :)

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