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Book Illustration Painting - Spike the Dhog Arrives by Anne Gifford

Spike the Dhog Arrives is a painting by Anne Gifford which was uploaded on July 19th, 2012.

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Comments (15)

Nancy Griswold

Nancy Griswold

This makes me smile, so imaginative and colorful F/L

Ann Skelton

Ann Skelton

Fabulous Anne! Love everything about this! l/f

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you Ann!

Sharon Patterson

Sharon Patterson

Love this work! So much fun!

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you Sharon!

Matt Konar

Matt Konar

Anne, I love these Spike illustrations and the story ~ I am sure it brings great big smiles to all the kids and parents who read it to them ~

Anne Gifford replied:

That is my hope, Matt! Thank you for your comment~

Shannon Story

Shannon Story

I just got the "Spike the Dhog." book in the mail today. It is WONDERFUL. I just love it. Kids are going to GO NUTS over it. . So good on all levels: writing, art, story. As I was reading it I kept thinking it would make a wonderful kid's TV show on PBS! I want a plush toy Spike! I know what I'll be give for Christmas and birthdays!

Anne Gifford replied:

You made my day, Shannon! Thank you!!

Mary Armstrong

Mary Armstrong

Such fun! Good luck on your book!

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you Mary.

Shannon Story

Shannon Story

Oh, I just love this little guy! What is the name of your book! I'll buy a copy!

Anne Gifford replied:

"Spike the Dhog" You can purchase it at Amazon or there's a link on my website www.annegifford.com Thank you!

Mike Nahorniak

Mike Nahorniak

Awesome work, this must be a great book! V

Anne Gifford replied:

Thanks, Mike! The book has been fun~

Harriet Peck Taylor

Harriet Peck Taylor

Anne, Your art for this book glows with joy and fun and magic! Spike is so adorable!

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you so much, Harriet. Coming from a collected children's author like you, I am truly flattered!

Scott Campbell

Scott Campbell

I like Spike, He's cool. These are so fun, whimsical and artistically & technically well done. Great job. Love the style. Again, Great for a wall or a book and they both tell such a great story. Congrats. FVW

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you Scott.....the book is coming in about two weeks, after 13 years of working on the illustrations! Stay tuned.

Guy Ricketts

Guy Ricketts

So colorful and fanciful. Beautiful! vf

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you Guy. I appreciate your comment.

Harriet Peck Taylor

Harriet Peck Taylor

This vibrant, whimsical piece takes me to a magical place!

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you always for your kind comments, Harriet.

Anne Gifford

Anne Gifford

Thank you for your comments! I have six more Spike illustrations to complete (32 total) and then I plan to publish a children's book with them. I'm glad to hear that you like him!

Xueling Zou

Xueling Zou

Fantastic surreal painting, Anne! I love it! Thank you:)!!

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you Xueling!! (sometimes I get a little lost on the site and don't figure out where to reply right away.) I always appreciate your kind comments!

Jennifer Alvarez

Jennifer Alvarez

This is really nice- voted for!

Anne Gifford replied:

Thank you for your vote Jennifer!

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