I made this drawing of Macklemore last night after watching a little bit of the MTV VMAs with my daughter. In Photoshop, I used the Threshold command to force all of the pixels to either black or white. I then added a medium gray background tone. Hiding the other layers and temporarily flattening the image, I [...]
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This is an ink drawing for my Mail Me Art 3 submission, due in the mail tomorrow. It began as a portrait of Bob Cooper but ended up looking more like Keith Olbermann. I used Dr. Martin’s Black Star Matte India Ink with a Nikko G-pen nib.
Abbey Lincoln passed away last April; here’s her NYTimes obit and a clip of her on The Steve Allen Show. This is another play with gouache and ink, with some Mr. Ted drops.