Tuesday, May 15, 2012
I've already captured the likeness of Mr. Cory McCallum in my last post on here and based on that he came to me with the request to do a warped portrait of his kids-Frances and Lenny-as a mother's day gift for his wife. I portrayed them enjoying their loves of karate, reading and saying "Uh Oh!" while saving the day during a shark monster attack (perhaps it was a bit scared itself, maybe there's a deeper story at the core?).
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
I moved back into my comfort zone on the second image where for fun's sake I took inspiration from the main image in the poster and gave it the mutated illustration treatment. I saw it as a way of saying thanks to Cory for all the recent collaborations and as an exercise in doing a weird take on a portrait of a real person. I really want to get more in touch with my wacky side and this seemed like a good place to start...