Monday, July 28, 2008

Tattoo love

I've posted many a times the love for tattoos that Anirudh has.

Couple of weekends ago he took out the Fevicryl paints that I had bought to make his school's holiday homework where we did some vegetable painting on a paper sheet and on a handkerchief. He shoved them in my hands along with a brush and asked me to make a tattoo on his hand. And of all the things he asked me to make Ben 10 as the tattoo! When I tried to tell him I don't know how to paint tattoos he would not listen and kept insisting "aapko aata hai" (you know it). I tried by all means ato make him understand that I cannot make a Ben 10 tattoo at all!

He finally agreed but only that I make some other tattoo saying "Aap try to karo" (you try at least). The same reasoning which I give him when I'm trying to get him to do different things. Very smart..nahi? :D

So I told him I can paint a flower, a butterfly, a sun and a tree and he can chose from these. He agreed for the butterfly on one hand but then asked me to make Spiderman on the other! I again tried to tell him I don't know how to make one and again I was given the same response "Aap try to karo". After I was done with the Spiderman it looked anything but a Spiderman. But then who cares as long as your child is happy! :D

So here are my first attempts at painting tattoos.


12 comments:

  1. Those are pretty neat nm! You are good.

    I feel every time I read one of Anirudh's posts that how similar Ansh's & his tastes are.....Ansh too is crazy abt tattoos & also abt ducks/swans in the park :)

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  2. Meri mumma sab janti hai :D

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  3. nice tattoos. betu will look cool with the tattoo and all :-D

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  4. You are surely getting there...and yes, aapko try tho karni padegi....how can you give up so easily...
    thats the kids trust in their mommas. :)
    You've done really well

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  5. so cute! "Try to karo" And the tattos really look good. And the most important thing is, like you said, that the child is happy!

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  6. i think the spiderman is rocking!!! :)

    pappu pass ho gaya!! ;)

    cheers!

    abha

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  7. @all: Thanks for all the compliments. Me feeling so happy and grinning ear to ear :D

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  8. Hey nice ones! Not bad! And I like how he convinced you with your own argument! :)

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  9. Great job, ~nm. Both the tattoos rock!

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  10. Hey, the spiderman does look like Spiderman ~nm. Great job!

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  11. hey pretty neat.. can I get one too?

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