When I have started this pic I was in search for a picture of an elf for my homepage. My first imagination of an elf was a slender and light haired mail elf. I imagined him sitting him below an old willow tree and playing a tune on his flute. Probably he would have his eyes shut for better concentration on his music. Then I have started to scribble a bit and have found out that my initial idea will work fine... so here is the result.