I started writing this blog a few months ago and then got distracted for the usual reasons (deadlines, holiday, my wife and I are having a baby soon, etc), but I was reminded of it today and as it turns out there wasn’t that much editing that needed doing to make it intelligible, so here it is:
It’s frustrating to me that this should even be a conversation we’re having about why design competitions are wrong, but I think it needs saying again, especially for the benefit of illustrators who are just starting out in this industry.
Life Through Screens: Wanda Koop’s Monumental Paintings
Wanda Koop is a Canadian artist known for her monumental-scale paintings which are usually combined with poetic videos and performances in large multimedia installations. Violent color palettes are employed to paint urban or natural scenes where the human presence is reduced to small black s…Read more on:http://socks-studio.com/2014/07/13/life-through-screens-wanda-koops-monumental-paintings/
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"we can no longer protect you forever."
by Daniel Danger
24x36” five color screenprint.
Thursday 8/21/14: im posting this new print on tumblr, twitter, and instagram. reblog, retweet, or instagram this image with the title and #danieldanger and i, through some very scientific means, will pick one random follower who does this from each service on monday and send them a personalized copy for free. sound good? cool. shameless? yes.
Free Print Contest ends TONIGHT at 8 est!
It’s time to have a FREE PRINT contest on my Tumblr page. All you have to do to win is reblog this post PLUS tag me richpellegrino AND use #richpellegrino in the post.
I’ll pick a random winner Friday night at 8 EST.
The print is available for purchase here: http://richpellegrino.bigcartel.com/product/shell-shocked-teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles
Here are two tales:
1. For about a year (seven years ago before I was a full time freelance illustrator), I was assistant manager in a shoe shop in the Office chain. I worked a 40 hour week, and I was paid monthly. In that time my pay was never late, never short, never ‘misplaced.’ I got my pay…