20 Feb 2007 By Teemu


This was made for this week’s Illustration Friday – Gravity.

I’m not entirely sure if this is in fact a romantic piece, or if they’re just practicing for the annual Wife Carrying World Championships. If the latter is the case, I’m pretty sure another couple will collect the prize.

Wife carrying

In case you’re wondering – what he’s saying pretty accurately translates "I’m still up for it, my dearest sweet honey pie."

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    11 Responses

    1. nono oso on

      That’s hilarious. Kudos!

    2. Erika Ariente on

      very beautiful work!

    3. Flavia Ceccarelli on

      great work!

    4. enandrews on

      awesome piece!
      i love the tongue sticking out as he concentrates.

    5. Pickledog on

      Crazy Fun! Cool illo

    6. Alina Chau on

      great design and beautiful weight.

    7. Katrin on

      Haha, made my morning a bit sweeter. Absolutely great one!

    8. Teemu on

      Thank you for the comments people.

      More chubby girls probably coming up later on.

    9. Jayster on

      Great characters, and you can see the love in their expressions. Love it!

    10. erika on

      awesome work! i love your couple, so sweet.

    11. Melissa H. on

      That is great! I love the way you coloured it.