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Kristen Heritage

"Flyin´ Purple People Eater" by Kristen Heritage

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Well I saw the thing standing in the desert heat

It had a ukelele and suction cup feet

With no one else around far as I could see

Looks like a purple people eater to me...

(And all of you should know what comes next....)

 

....I wanted to paint something purple.  My friend suggested the purple people eater.  So, I decided to reinvent the purple people eater.  Why is he tuning a ukelele?  Why does he have suction cup feet? Why is he in a desert?  (Well, he's clearly tuning his ukele BECAUSE he's in the desert!  You know-- different atmospheric conditions effect tuning and all!)

I used watercolors and watercolor pencils.  I've been avoiding doing things properly, so instead of using watercolor paper, I used rubber cement to stick copy paper to cardboard.  It works pretty well.  The background was done on two notecards runbber-cemented together.  This does not work well.  I combined  monster and background in Paint Shop Pro.

It was a one-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater
(One-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater)
A one-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater
Sure looks strange to me (One eye?)


-"The Purple People Eater" by Sheb Wooley.




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'Flyin' Purple People Eater':
 • Created by: :-) Kristen Heritage
 • Copyright: ©Kristen Heritage. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Purple, People, Eater, Horn, Wings, Ukelele, Union, Jack, Desert, Cyclops
 • Categories: Extrateresstial, Alien Life Forms, Landscape, Nature, Panoramic, Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters, Juvenile, for Children, for Youth
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen, Coloured Pencils, Watercolour, Other Computer Paint Program
 • Submitted: 2011-06-18 08:18:18
 • Views: 308
 • Resolution: 664x966

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