Wednesday, November 16, 2005

STRENGTH

I just tossed off this sketch for Illustration Friday's topic.

Strength is a relative concept obviously. I see so many businessmen these days who are pumping themselves up to make themselves look more intimidating. There's really no reason to be able to bench 300lbs. unless you play tight end for the Falcons.

Anyway,...

12 comments:

dennis West said...

Great entry for illo fri. I work with some people like that, so it made me laugh.

Great illustration style too.

Doug said...

nice drawing... you have a good feel for B&W line work! I look forward to seeing more!

Queen Tut said...

Lovely work!

carla said...

Funny! At first I thought he was holding a purse! I like your style and i like the message here. Good job!

Jim said...

Nice work! I can't wait to see more from you.

Steam Crow Press said...

Wow, that's superb. Yeah, I've met some of these guys too... the ones who have these really muscley-meaty faces. It's just scary.

I really dig your drawing. Nice and strong.

Alina Chau said...

Love the character design style!

Jared Chapman said...

HA! I love the weight in this character. Great drawing,James!

Holly said...

I agree-also many walk like they have a stick up their you know what! Hee Hee. Love this illo. Cheers!

Jeope said...

Awesome concept. Love the starkness, too. But as a concept alone, this is mighty kickass.

Tony Sarrecchia said...

Great concept. Love your artwork.

Maria Antunes said...

wow... he's big! Great illo! :-)