Art

Afternoon Tea catalogs

April 24, 2014

Afternoon Tea is a gorgeous home goods shop in Japan. I was thrilled to illustrate their catalogs. They’re unlike US catalogs in that they have an editorial bent with hand lettering, thematic editorial illustrations, recipes and of course home goods for purchase. I illustrated the covers for 3 different catalogs in different price points and […]

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Vintage ads from 1969

April 15, 2014

We just watched the first episode of the new Madmen season last night. I love Matthew Weiner’s attention to detail. The shot of Don Draper riding the escalator against that colorful tile wall in the airport was to die for, let alone the costumes and hairstyles in the rest of the scenes. So I loved […]

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I love this photo for Life Magazine by Alfred Eisenstaedt (most famous for his V-J Day photos, you know the one of the sailor kissing the woman in Times Square, right?). As the editor, writer, poet and former director of photography for LIFE, David Friend, once noted, this picture is Eisenstaedt’s “ode to joy.” “It was early in […]

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American Illustration 33

April 7, 2014

So thrilled to have my work for the Paris Review selected to appear in American Illustration 33. I had a piece in AI 32. The book was a beautiful compilation of amazing illustration. I was honored to be included and that feeling carries over to this year! “From 9,720 images entered by 1,439 illustrators, magazines, […]

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I illustrated the cover and first installment of Rachel Cusk’s novel Outline in the last issue of the Paris Review. The second portion of the novel is published in the current issue (208) with my illustrations and hand lettered captions. I’m forcing myself not to look ahead in the manuscript and only focus on the […]

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