Pencils: A standard lead holder.
Lead: 2h or 3h depending on the pape ... Berol or Staedtler lead.
Erasers: Magic Rub, Staedtler or kneaded erasers.
Rulars/etc: T-square, circle template and French curve ... he freehands most of his curves.
Paper: 11"by17", 2 ply Bristol Board. 2ply is the weight of the paper, some artists use 3/etc.
Other: Acrylics, Oils, and pastels also Conte crayons.
- Darth Vader Wants You
- Nick had asked for this a long while ago, but I finally got some time this weekend to play around with big inks and more of that nice heavy white paper Dad gave me. This piece is, of course, based on James Montgomery Flagg's iconic "Uncle Sam" recruitment poster and was a lot of fun to ...
- Shepard Fairey
- Frank Shepard Fairey (Shep-Ard Fair-ee) Born: February 15, 1970 in Charleston, South Carolina Wikipedia says, "Fairey is a contemporary graphic designer. He is most noted for being the artist who, while attending the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in 1990, created the 'AndrÃ© the Giant Has a Posse' sticker campaign, which has evolved into the 'Obey ...
- Stephen Gilpin
- Stephen Gilpin (Stee-vin Gill-pin) Born: 1977 Stephen Gilpin was born in 1977 and grew up in Iola, Kansas where from an early age he developed a taste for drawing strange things. He graduated with honors from the NYC School of Visual Arts where he had studied painting and cartooning. He currently lives in Tulsa, OK with his ...
- A gathering
- Here is the finished piece for the IGNITE event poster. A little woodsy, a little gritty ... and plenty beautiful. I really enjoyed making this one, as I decided to take an old school approach to most of it, with type setting some of it by hand, with real paper and scanning in the results. ...
- Michael Kungl
- Michael Kungl (Mik-el Kung-all) Born: Unknown Soon into his new career, Kungl never suspected that success on one coast would lead to recognition on another. Within just two years the California artist was selected to create the official artwork for Miami Beach's 25th annual Art Deco Weekend. The Miami honor is just one of many in a ...