Out The Door

Out The Door

This is a personal drawing I did one sunny Spring afternoon.

Free Launch

Free Launch

This was for an article in Beverage World about "brand proliferation." I love the drawing of the fleeing, terrified shopper.

Coke Vs. Pepsi Vending Wars

Coke Vs. Pepsi Vending Wars

This was one of many spot illustrations I did for Beverage World. It seems Coke and Pepsi are always fighting for market share.

Wine Cooler

Wine Cooler

This is one of my favorite magazine illustrations.

A House in Long Beach

A House in Long Beach

I went to a Christmas gathering one year at a friend's house in Long Beach. This is what part of the house looked like, except is wasn't so crooked. Contrary to the moody appearance, I had a great time that night.

A Slice of Life

A Slice of Life

This was done as a promotion for a night of autobiographical storytelling performances, combined with coffee and cake, and cleverly titled "A Slice of Life." So I combined cake and books.

Chuck Irwin Promotional Poster

Chuck Irwin Promotional Poster

Chuck Irwin was a well-regarded recording engineer. He wanted something fun and striking to promote his professional skills.

Friendship

Friendship

This is a personal drawing. A friend challenged me to draw a picture of what "friendship" looked like. Maybe it looks like this?

Washing Machine

Washing Machine

I liked the idea of a shirt trying to escape from the washing machine, so I drew this for myself.

Soda Cans in Court

Soda Cans in Court

This was one of many spot illustrations I did for Beverage World.

School Reform/Editorial Art

School Reform/Editorial Art

Years ago, the WBAI-FM newspaper ran an editorial column criticising the lack of a strong plan to improve NYC schools.

Recycling

Recycling

Beverage World wanted an illustration about recycling, so I thought fresh new containers launching themselves out of a garbage can seems appropriate. This is also one of my favorite commercial drawings.

Lawnmower Man

Lawnmower Man

I was just goofing around one afternoon with my colored pencils and decided to do something silly.

Flower Box

Flower Box

One day I drew this flower box, and then I looked at the rest of the blank paper and said "Now what?" And this is what came out.

Small World Cover

Small World Cover

My very first paid illustration! Small World was doing an issue dedicated to car safety for young cjhildren.

Through A Window

Through A Window

This is a personal drawing I did of a place I lived in Forest Hills. This is actually pretty accurate to the way it looked, except for the angular distortion.

Earnshaw's Review Cover

Earnshaw's Review Cover

Earnshaw's Review wanted a cover to announce Spring and Summer Outerwear, So I drew a tree in all the seasonal states.

Nightwatch Poster

Nightwatch Poster

I knew this group called Nightwatch. I liked their music and had a couple of friends in the band, so I drew a bunch of posters for their shows. This is one of my favorites.

Odd Couple Syndrome Cover

Odd Couple Syndrome Cover

The Odd Couple Syndrome discussed the dichotomy between "neat" and "sloppy" personalities. I designed the cover and also supplied book illustrations.

Woman Packing/Odd Couple

Woman Packing/Odd Couple

One of several illustrations from the book The Odd Couple Syndrome.

Neat and Sloppy Collide/Odd Couple

Neat and Sloppy Collide/Odd Couple

One of several illustrations from the book The Odd Couple Syndrome.

Doorway

Doorway

I drew this for myself one night. I was in a mood.

Blue Parrot Logo

Blue Parrot Logo

This was a small start-up record label years ago. I combined illustration and logo design.