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Art Work Of A Different Kind

Not icons this time, but an entire web template. mscarr asked if I designed websites, and I agreed...but then she dropped the bomb on me: she wanted a pink Hello Kitty layout.

Me. Do a Hello Kitty website template. In pink.

Well, that was a challenge. Could I manage to make myself do a "cute" site? I twitched, but then stopped and thought about it: I'm an ARTIST, dammit! I can do ANYTHING. Besides, if I've whored myself to AOL for animated advertising tiles, it's not like a pink Hello Kitty site was gonna make me any lower. :P

In the end, it was actually kinda fun, believe it or not. Fun, in that it made me stretch my creative muscles a little and do something that I normally wouldn't do, and fun in that someone liked and appreciated the work. I'm sure she'll get some content in and upload the site in the near future, but I figured I'd show off the initial looks...

the initial splash page image:



The basic page, with the cursor on a button so you can see the mouseover:

obviously, the top of that is not the site, but my browser...
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