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Honeybee by BunnyBennett Honeybee by BunnyBennett
Artwork I did in The 2-Cent Show Album lyrical book for Steam Powered Giraffe

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AnonymousMonotonous Featured By Owner May 24, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I've always wondered. Whenever I see any live videos, "Key of S. You know, its the key--of love." Is said. Is that a specific reference?
disneykidest89 Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
i really want to get the doll tattooed . . . . . . so stunning and it's art from a song that my boyfriend sings to me all the time
Puppyburrito Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014
This song makes me cry every time I hear it. I love it so much.:happybounce: 
gIowcloud Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I love this song, but it gives me huge feels! ;-;

This actually makes me think about how I first talked to my ex-best friend
AmunIbnLa-ahad Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This song makes me leak oil from my eyes. Beautiful work BunnyLove 
ResidentEvilHetalia Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2013  Student General Artist
Excuse me, may I make a drawing of Honeybee? It would be nice if I did ^^
kayanne21 Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I know you hear this all the time, but this really is a genuinely beautiful song. 
WoundedSoul99 Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2013   Writer
If I had the money I would buy all your lyrics prints! They are fantastic!
alex-sukehiro Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This has a very surreal and haunting quality to it and pairs nicely with the tune. You're really quite amazing at making lyric-based art. :) 
TabbishmonsteR Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013
My Hubby and I danced to this as our wedding song! Its one of our favs! My son loves you guys too! Cant wait to get the new album! <3
4evaAFanGirl Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
One of my favorite songs:D
Mad42Hatter Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2013
Great Scott, I hadn't imagined that! The Honeybee of the song is actually a broken-down carnival attraction? What a tragic yet brilliant twist! Gorgeous!
CallMeBetty Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2013
Wonderful lyrics. I just wish the picture was a bit bigger.
TheIrishAngel Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2013  Student General Artist
This is so beautiful!
EbonFaerie Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2013
Your best song to date. Looking forward to the next album!
asymmetricarcher Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This isn't fair
One person can't be /this/ talented
Totally jealous
Keep up the good work! :heart:
Zero7952 Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012
:D absolutely amazing. i love that song!
MuppetMolly Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I just made the connection: to Rabbit, THIS ^ is what Honeybee is about. Abandoned fairground and the female automaton he met there. And apparently she's still there, though obviously nonfunctional. Her arm is missing; she's falling apart....

Oh my God. Poor Rabbit.
MyDemonicDream4213 Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2012
My new favourite song.
kiwii-marshmallow Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2012  Student Digital Artist
I was wondering what colors honeybee is? :) I guessed on my pic here: [link] but I'll change it if you let me know. :D
MuppetMolly Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Do you mind if I portray an image similar to the bee-like female automaton on the right in a music video I'm working on? The song and concept of the video is greatly inspired by your band and the song "Honeybee" in particular (though I didn't copy you, I promise promise PROMISE!). I'll change the costume, but the robot/doll/character thing I have in my mind would be on a platform VERY similar to the one you've depicted here.
AOpossumPuddingPie Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
She looks a great deal like Upgrade. :)
ApheraBlack Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2012  Student Artist
haha, I caught myself singing the song, as I read the lyrics and looked at the art work. It's an amazing song, I just love it <3
CptCog Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
One morning during my travels through Europe I pulled up Youtube and saw that you all had posted a new video; this song. I had just left Germany only a week before, had left Italy that day, and arrived in Budapest, exhausted and happy to be travelling on my own again.

It is with a mind slowly recovering from shifting languages, customs, and in the case of Budapest, currencies, just glad to be in a bed with food in my hands, that I began to listen to this song for the first time.

It has since inspired a whole story, something of a post-apocalyptic world where humans long ceased to exist; all that's left is the automatic systems they left behind to make their dwindling population feel comfortable. The story takes place in a typical massive shopping mall, where something like a cross between "Stepford Wives" and "Wall-E" is taking place, a surreal shadow of what once was.

And so two robots, finally succumbing to decay, with no hope for repair, seek out more "incompatible error sequence"'s like them to update their hard drives on the mystery. To the outsider, with this complication of programming and apparent emotional reactions, would appear to be romance between two slightly dysfunctional teenagers.

Anyways, I thought it was worth noting that your work, while beautiful in every way, with just the right amount of just about everything in it, has always been an inspiration, and this was one that became a coherent thought, and I'm thankful for it.

Also, your composition and shading has vastly improved over such a short time. Call it jealousy! Keep it up Bunny, you're awesome!
wowgypsy Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2012
I love how your style is changing, I don't know if you realise this or if it's intentional, but the lines are becoming smoother :) Pretty as always though, that never changes. I love her feet for some reason.
Arrow-Dynamic Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2012
What a gorgeously forlorn-looking concept.
Edenleephotography Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
My youngest daughter who is 20 months loves it when I rock her to sleep to this song. And of course I adore your art!
UnreturnedLove Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Heehee, that's my favorite song so far. ^w^
WeAre-INFINITE Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is really beautiful Bunny *0*
Teach me how to draw ferris wheels, seriously
Hopscotch666 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
You're so talented! This one and Airheart are my favourite pictures and songs. Wish you guys would come to Australia!
CreaElf Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2012
my two and a half year old son and I listen to this song together often. I like that the music makes him smile. :)
JollyLink Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I also wanted to make a drawing to this song :'D hhh you inspire I love love love this. <3
BelleSeven Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2012
Love. :-)
Corupted-Data Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Professional General Artist
i clicked on this right as it started to play <3 god bunny your work inspires me
DeathByCelloCase Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Ugh, I want this as a poster on my wall.
CreatureUndertaker Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
This song got me turned onto yall, and listen to it ususally atleast twice aday.
Mirera Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
God, I love this song. <3
xxTouchmykeybladexx Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is amazing!!! I am in love with that video. It was beautifully made and beautifully sang :heart: you guys have so much talent and i hope the new guy is working about for you. Keep up the amazing art, songs, and making me smile Bunny :heart: Good luck to you all.
arashkya Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012
I can picture this song sung by a broken robot left alone on an abandoned stage... beautiful and dark. Honeybee is a huge favorite of mine. Great job! :heart:
rineko Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I love the song and the artwork that goes with it! :3
Pandasquare Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is one of my favorite songs by you guys. I love you art work and i am looking forward to more of your music. ^-^
snarkbait Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This looks lovely, your art is wonderful. Honeybee is one of my favorite songs by you guys :heart:
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