KEXP has been deconstructing The Beastie Boys' album Paul's Boutique all day, which got me a doodling.
I've been pretty busy so I haven't been able to update lately, however, here are a few gifts I made recently. The first is a gift to the great Dave Schmitz, on his retirement. The other is a tribute card to musician Bekah Burnett, the Urban Mistral.
Acrylic on canvas 24"X30"
Old pulp novel version.
I wish I had a better photo then these taken with my phone.
From time to time I have the opportunity to add another page in the continuing saga of the Bortnik family. I have been doing so for neigh on 10 years and it's always a project that I look forward to. Thanks to Bob and Robyn.
Hardcore Chimera, an Imperial Pale Ale from Finch Beer Co. in Chicago. Here is the can label design I made, It will be available in July and is Brewed with Simcoe and Sorachi Ace hops. Check out some of the other Beer labels I've made...
Back in the late 2000's while I was working at the Santa Cruz Good Times I was offered the opportunity to team up with Writer and reporter Damon Orion to illustrate his Halloween poem "The Curse of the Burning Belle".
It was a very fun project but something I have never posted before. I think only GT Art Director, Josh Becker was able to name all the references I snuck in. Well, maybe not all of them.