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Sometimes a good sketch is your kiss of death

posted: September 18, 2009

Sometimes you can't beat your sketch

A couple of weeks ago I got a call from Hansen Smith to do a portrait of Tim Gunn for LA Times Magazine.
The truth is I even did not know who the guy is...sorry America.
Anyway, as a consumate pro, I did my research and faked being (and eventually became) very familiar with the subject matter.
A couple of days later I sent a sketch.

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The original sketch

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Chickadees

posted: September 18, 2009

A little while ago I got notice that 'My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks' won the Chickadee Award
chosen by the children of Maine.I am so damn proud that 2997 kids voted for my book!
Nothing better than kids liking what you do!


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Inspirations

posted: September 11, 2009

The discussion in Felix Sockwell's page about sources of inspiration made me go back and remember what exactly jumpstarted for me the way of working I have been doing for almost twenty years now. It is a good excuse to talk in general about inspirations too.

Sandy Skoglund's postcards were all around NY in the late 80's

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