Carbon Credits for ProPublica

Last week I was commissioned to create another series of illustrations for ProPublica, this time the topic was Carbon Credits. Carbon Credits are benefits awarded for projects that reduce pollution through forest preservation. To clarify here is what journalist Lisa Song has written “In case after case, I found that carbon credits hadn’t offset the […]

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Holiday Party at HBC

In December I was asked to create live “fashion” portraits of any interested employees of the Hudson Bay Company during their holiday party. Located on the west side of Manhattan near the Freedom Tower, the views were stunning. And the building itself, wow. So yes, I love live drawing, and all of my subjects that […]

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Retirement Advisor

Here are a few spots I did for Retirement Advisor magazine. The illustrations were all based on quotes by leading retirement-financial advisors. The “money-boat” was based on a quote about targeting areas where money is in motion. The party-goers under the stars illustrates a specific charitable event, “An Evening Under the Stars”. The original quote […]

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Reportage

Reportage is the single most important part of my success as a visual artist. Whether it be illustration, graphic design or photography, learning to tell a story while I am part of it has taught me to appreciate and understand what the essential elements of visual communication are…knowledge, experience, and the ability to draw.

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