The Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest

Yesterday I went to Fort Greene Park for the 16th Annual Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest hosted by Fort Greene PUPs. As I expected, it was a hilarious event with many creative costumes. There were over one hundred entrants and they went by pretty fast, so it was a good challenge! Here are some of the dogs I drew! The winners were Ira Glass in first place, the G train in second, and third was Devo, who unfortunately I didn't draw. As always, PLEASE DO NOT USE OR REPRODUCE ANY OF THESE IMAGES WITHOUT PERMISSION! If you see your dog and would like to purchase a print, or would like to use the drawings for some other purpose, please contact me at carly@carlylarsson.com. Thanks!  

 Liberace Sled Team dog - this guy had a partner that I didn't catch © Carly Larsson 2014

Liberace Sled Team dog - this guy had a partner that I didn't catch © Carly Larsson 2014

 Stay Puft Marshmallow Dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Stay Puft Marshmallow Dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 © Carly Larsson 2014

© Carly Larsson 2014

 Balloon dog! © Carly Larsson 2014

Balloon dog! © Carly Larsson 2014

 Therapist dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Therapist dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Barking Bad dog, complete with a bag of blue meth © Carly Larsson 2014

Barking Bad dog, complete with a bag of blue meth © Carly Larsson 2014

 This Dogzilla costume was hand knitted. © Carly Larsson 2014

This Dogzilla costume was hand knitted. © Carly Larsson 2014

 This dog was wearing a green shirt with kale glued all over it © Carly Larsson 2014

This dog was wearing a green shirt with kale glued all over it © Carly Larsson 2014

 Little Mermaid dog (had a Flounder counterpart) © Carly Larsson

Little Mermaid dog (had a Flounder counterpart) © Carly Larsson

 Hula girl © Carly Larsson 2014

Hula girl © Carly Larsson 2014

 This Hungry Hippo dog did not look amused © Carly Larsson 2014

This Hungry Hippo dog did not look amused © Carly Larsson 2014

 Tater Gets a Bath © Carly Larsson 2014

Tater Gets a Bath © Carly Larsson 2014

 Fluffy strawberry dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Fluffy strawberry dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Pineapple dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Pineapple dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Yankees player dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Yankees player dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Firedog © Carly Larsson 2014

Firedog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Pug lion © Carly Larsson 2014

Pug lion © Carly Larsson 2014

 Dust bunny dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Dust bunny dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Baby clown © Carly Larsson 2014

Baby clown © Carly Larsson 2014

 Dorothy and a tornado © Carly Larsson 2014

Dorothy and a tornado © Carly Larsson 2014

 Indiana Jones dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Indiana Jones dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Times Square Naked Cowboy (he didn't have a guitar though!) © Carly Larsson 2014 

Times Square Naked Cowboy (he didn't have a guitar though!) © Carly Larsson 2014 

 Photoshopped Beyonce dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Photoshopped Beyonce dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 F22 Bomber dog © Carly Larsson 2014

F22 Bomber dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Bee dog © Carly Larsson

Bee dog © Carly Larsson

 NYC sewer gator © Carly Larsson 2014

NYC sewer gator © Carly Larsson 2014

 Chia Pet © Carly Larsson 2014

Chia Pet © Carly Larsson 2014

 Lobster bisque © Carly Larsson 2014

Lobster bisque © Carly Larsson 2014

 Taco dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Taco dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Skeledog © Carly Larsson 2014

Skeledog © Carly Larsson 2014

 There was a whole pack of these emoji dogs, but they went by too fast! © Carly Larsson 2014

There was a whole pack of these emoji dogs, but they went by too fast! © Carly Larsson 2014

 Unicorn ballerina dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Unicorn ballerina dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Baby butterfly © Carly Larsson 2014

Baby butterfly © Carly Larsson 2014

Baby Christmas ham dog © Carly Larsson 2014
 Brooklyn Bridge dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Brooklyn Bridge dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Paper shredder © Carly Larsson 2014

Paper shredder © Carly Larsson 2014

 Selfie dog! © Carly Larsson 2014

Selfie dog! © Carly Larsson 2014

 The G train dog won 2nd place. Its costume transformed into a shuttle bus. Jokes were made about the dog arriving on time. © Carly Larsson 2014

The G train dog won 2nd place. Its costume transformed into a shuttle bus. Jokes were made about the dog arriving on time. © Carly Larsson 2014

 Hungry Hippo guy again © Carly Larsson 2014

Hungry Hippo guy again © Carly Larsson 2014

 Cup Noodles! © Carly Larsson

Cup Noodles! © Carly Larsson

 Wooly mammoth dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Wooly mammoth dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Minion dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Minion dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 An adorable burger pup © Carly Larsson 2014

An adorable burger pup © Carly Larsson 2014

 Shih Tzu in a toilet © Carly Larsson 2014

Shih Tzu in a toilet © Carly Larsson 2014

 Morning after Mardi Gras dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Morning after Mardi Gras dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Mail dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Mail dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Eeyore dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Eeyore dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Chipwich dog... was actually white, but there was some ink spillage, so I just went with it ;) © Carly Larsson 2014

Chipwich dog... was actually white, but there was some ink spillage, so I just went with it ;) © Carly Larsson 2014

 Hedwig and a dementor. There was a child with them dressed as Harry Potter © Carly Larsson 2014

Hedwig and a dementor. There was a child with them dressed as Harry Potter © Carly Larsson 2014

 Fish dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Fish dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Alter cockerpoo © Carly Larsson 2014

Alter cockerpoo © Carly Larsson 2014

 Star Wars ATAT © Carly Larsson 2014

Star Wars ATAT © Carly Larsson 2014

 Shark dog © Carly Larsson 2014

Shark dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 50 Shades of Grey dog © Carly Larsson 2014

50 Shades of Grey dog © Carly Larsson 2014

 Sexy police lady (note the garter) © Carly Larsson 2014

Sexy police lady (note the garter) © Carly Larsson 2014

 The winning costume, NPR's Ira Glass © Carly Larsson 2014

The winning costume, NPR's Ira Glass © Carly Larsson 2014

My friend Audrey went and drew at the Tomkins Square Park Dog Parade on the same day - For more cuteness, check out her adorable and hilarious drawings!