Yesterday evening I walked into my kitchen and there were 5 kids sitting at our table dipping their fingers in ink pads.
Classic fingerprint art. Very kindergarten, but fun for all ages.
Brother #1 held out a paper he had made me (with thumbprint pirate on it) and said "Do you want to play?"
I, even at 18, cannot resist a childish art project. I cannot resist ANY art project. Fingers in ink are no exception. So I set about making a fingerprinty cartoon, which started out as a battle between one pirate (me...) and some ninjas (complete with katanas, throwing stars, and nunchucks), but turned into a humorous stab at Twilight.
Here be the arrrrrt, mateys;
*looks like me, yes? :)*okay, I actually think ninjas are cool...but pirates are waaaaaaayyyy cooler.
*clowns creep me out. The Joker...yeah, all clowns are evil like that. I just know it. There are not funny and you should hide your children from them.
*Note how the boy with gargantuan eyebrows glitters, as blood drips from his mouth...
I will never be pursuing a career as a cartoonist, especially not a fingerprint one, but I had fun with this. Try it. Goooood times!