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"Flying Giraffe: 2003" by Vanessa Skye Galloway

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This was for my friend Michael in highschool who first introduced me to his friend the 'Flying Giraffe'.  He would use it as a ploy to change the subject, like if I brought up something he didn't want to talk about, he'd say "OOh look! A flying giraffe!"  He was an odd one :P When I finished it and showed it to him, he exclaimed, 'hahaha look how gleeful it is!!!' UPDATE: 1-23-03 shaBAM! Ooh look at that I acctually colored something! Horrah for me!


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28 Mar 200645 FetusEater
I appreciate you allowing this image to go back up on YTMND. It fits perfectly there, and was what introduced me to this site.
19 Apr 200645 Anonymous
I knew it was your artwork before seeing it on YTMND.
How many flying giraffe pictures are on the internet?
Type "flying giraffe" in google and see what I mean.
That said, it of course is still your work, and it works awesomely with the misheard lyrics on YTMND.
It makes my day every time I hear the song/see your image.
Thanks for letting YTMND use it!

57 Vanessa Skye Galloway replies: "I went ahead and searched google like you said, out of curiosity, and damn, the only other giraffe that actually has anything to do with flying is one thats cartooned into driving an airplane. Thank's for recognizing my work!"
29 Jun 200645 Anonymous
Viewing giraffe picture from YTMND.
Will look at your other work.
Just letting you know your support of Fair Use is supporting you as an artist. <3
10 Aug 200645 Anonymous
Like so many other people here, I found your site through YTMND, and I'm really glad that I did. Excellent work! And please, don't just think that you were cheap clip art. Based on the YTMND community's reaction to eBaum's World's theft of content without proper citation, rest assured that while those 100,000 viewers may never know the picture was done by you, the lack of citation reflected quite negatively on the creator of the YTMND. Thank you again for letting it return to the site!
16 Sep 200645 Anonymous
I also found this via YTMND. The fact that so many people have found you and your artwork through another site helps illustrate the importance of proper citation of your sources. You wouldn't have this sort of support or recognition without that credit, which hopefully helps others see just why it is so necessary and not simply being greedy.
11 Apr 2007:-) Amy Louise Mussell
Ooooooo wow thats cute. Hee hee makes me giggle. You are awsome. Keep up the good work.
20 Nov 2007:-) Derek ´Hendercrazy´ Henderson
This is a really fun pic Vanessa! 1 Isn't it amazing how the smallest little things from friends can turn into something so incredibly wonderful with a drop of creativity and imagination? Well done all around. This brought a fresh smile to my face. Keep creating! - Derek "Hendercrazy" Henderson
27 Feb 200845 Anon.
Saw it on ytmnd. Great picture, Youre a wonderful artist.
14 Mar 200845 Anonymous
Wow! Talent in the making!
12 Aug 2009:-) Tabitha R Baylor
I really like this, very unique concept!
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'Flying Giraffe: 2003':
 • Created by: :-) Vanessa Skye Galloway
 • Copyright: ©Vanessa Skye Galloway. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Color, Computer, Cute, Flight, Funny, Giraffe, Glee, Humor, Pen, Wings
 • Categories: Dream Imagery, Humourous or Cute Things, Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters
 • Techniques: Black Ink, Computer-coloured Picture
 • Submitted: 2006-03-15 00:03:15
 • Views: 3295
 • Resolution: 652x700

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