This scratchboard illustration by Bill Russell depicts some of the winter birds that appear and seem to enjoy the snow. The first in a series of images.
These illustrations were created for Contrada, a new upscale Italian eatery in San Francisco. The thinking on the illustrative branding was to incorporate the image of an elegant swan and a pattern of California poppies into the shield and a flag formats used in the Palio Race and Festival of Siena, Italy.
Here’s a promotion I did, that was inspired by the great Frank Reade, Jr. newspaper illustrations of the late 19th C.
More to see at Messy Nessy.
Arches National Park icon for book series. More here.
Hot enough for a nice iced coffee?
Jackie Robinson made his major league debut on April 15, 1947.
An illustrated map with call-outs for Nick’s Cove Restaurant and Cottages on Tomales Bay, California.
…more portrait illustrations here.