Children at War

My last illustration for the semester, and off for vacation, just for 3 weeks, and then it starts the Ilustration Academy. Wo!!! Ha!!


Childrens book( Front Cover)

Im Finally Finish my childrens book dummy, so the next step is to get a publisher company to publish my book. Lets see what happens, Ill keep you posted about it. The front cover was drawn on masonite board, then ink, added matte medium then painted with acrylic.

Peace out!


The Veldt

Illustration done in oil. Illustrating a section of a short story called The Veldt.


Artist Book (HOT ROD)

How’s it going folks, well I’m going to explain to you about my idea and my design that I created to come up with my artist book. First of all it took me one month to design and make it all come together. The project was to get an idea of what i wanted to design; we had to go to an event that had a meaning to me and the audience we wanted to approach. My event that I want to illustrate was a car museum that is located in Sarasota. In my approach to the artist book was in one particular car model, this car was beautiful in every way. It was a 1935 Ford couple that was modified to your taste. It had a pearl white gloss and cover with an Alizarin crimsoned color all around the steel and the interior to. The whole idea about the artist book was to inform the audience with my illustrations and a little bit about the history of the car and the company that made it. Not only that it was to illustrated, but the people you meet and spoke too were all about the cars.They had very itersting storys. The best part about this project was that I met this really cool old man name Philip that knew everything about cars and the history behind it. The particular car that I chose was the same car that the old man Philip had when he was a youngling around in the 1930s. He told me a story about his teenage times, it was very fuuny. That’s why in my book I illustrated a comic just about the story Philip told me. Ok enough about the history of the book. The design of the book was very tricky, first I want to built a tool box for it but then I realized that building a tool box out of wood will take forever to design. So I design the book out of galvanized metal and then used home improvement henge’s for the sleeves. So then I went to the junkyard and took peace of old ford’s part and used it in the book. The interior of the book has scrolls and tools so it inmate a toolbox. The pages are watercolor paper coated in matte medium and bound with an according paper. The design at the end all pulled together, and made a great artist book!!!! I think.

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Wine Labels(Privateer Classico)

Sup people, Sorry I didn't post anything last month, I was very busy making artttttt!!!!!!
But This is a start, We had to design wine labels for my illustration class. My labels are base in the 1900s and a story about a Pirate from Espania fighting against the Italians...... So I had to design three of each flavor white was for the drunk, red was the fighting scene and the blush is the women admiring the captin. The illustration were painted in oil and then fixed in photoshop. Enjoy!!!


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