Bad Cop Illustration Process by Bill Russell

August 7, 2015

This Behance portfolio shows sketches and a final scratchboard illustration by Bill Russell detailing his process illustrating a short story called ‘Bad Cop’.

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Recent Drescher

July 2, 2015

This is a piece Hernik Drescher recently did for art director Soojin Buzelli for Plan Advisor Magazine.

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Fresh Fruit by Sylvie Thamsir

June 11, 2015

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A new still life done with graphite pencil on paper by Sylvie Thamsir.

The Juggler of Our Lady: Forbear of the Graphic Novel

June 10, 2015

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Originally released in 1953, R.O. Blechman’s picture book, The Juggler of Our Lady will be reprinted by Dover Graphic Novels this summer with an introduction by Maurice Sendak. The Juggler of Our Lady is one of the great examples of the graphic novel form. In the book, Blechman gives us a satirical, visual retelling of a classic medieval Christmas tale of the same name. The story is simple: An innocent juggler named Cantalbert sets out to save the world with his talent but is scorned and ignored by everyone he meets until an encounter with a statue of the Virgin Mary changes his life.

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The first edition was published by Henry Holt in 1953.

Alëna Skarina’s Music For Memory

June 9, 2015

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Alëna was commissioned by Denise Cole of JWT to create a poster for the Alzheimer Society of Toronto’s “Music and Memory iPod Project”. The project program is based on the effects of music and stimulation on people with dementia. The poster encourages the donations of old iPods, which are then loaded with personalized music for patients with dementia.

Carolyn Gowdy’s Warm wishes for a season of sunshine and splendour.

June 8, 2015

These are two of Carolyn’s recent handcoloured etchings.

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Dream Boat

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Girl with Eye and Seashell

Carolyn is presenting a solo exhibition of her ongoing project ‘pOeM pEoPle at the Seaside’ during her residency at the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout & Arthouse in Aldburgh, Suffolk, UK from 6 June to 20 June, 2015.

The Winds of Change are blowing bringing Spring weather. Enjoy the earth today.

April 22, 2015

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Art by Alexandra Iorgu.

Happy Halloween

October 31, 2014

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Photo and collage by Steven Guarnaccia

Historical Portraiture

September 18, 2014

New scratchboard portraits by Bill Russell:

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John Muir, Scottish-American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the U.S.

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John Adams was the second president of the United States.

Motorcycle Style

September 12, 2014

Custom motorcycle helmet painted by Alëna Skarina.

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