Friday, February 16, 2007

Barak


Here's a new Barak Obama that I did which, now that I look at it again, is not unlike an old Covarrubias FDR painting in it's layout. Could it be a sign? (A sign that I'm still unconsciously ripping off my favorite caricaturist)

2 comments:

John Milik said...

"a good artist borrows from others & incorporates into his own work...
a GREAT artist outright steals without credit"

P.S. I'm an artist myself...I originally read the above quote referring to writers (rather than artists) but I stole the quote, replaced a word, & hereby claim it as my own...the orginal source??? I haven't the foggiest.

John Mikk once again said...

P.S. I used to flip through entertainment weekly SOLELY to locate the 1 or 2 portraits you created per issue...
your style is standard-setting!

I'm more photorealistic myself (I used to be called a human camera...see someone's face today & produce a photographic quality image tomorrow)...but 1 hockey puck to the temple &...