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Creating a Targeted Illustration Sample


Wylie Beckert

This piece was motivated by a recent Q&A question that I felt needed to be illustrated with a real-world example: Getting client work can be broken down into doing two things: 1) Making not only GOOD work but also the RIGHT work, and 2) Putting it in front of people who can pay you for it. Honestly, the second step shouldn't worry you too much. It's as easy as sending a postcard, going to a…

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SEVERANCE!


Greg Ruth

November 25, 2022 - *SPOILER WARNING: If you're not familiar with or have seen the first season of Severance, please fix that first. While this article is primarily about the process around the 2-set LP we did for MONDO/Death Waltz Records, I'm not going to hold back on worrying about spoilers. So this is your only warning. Essentially, stop, go right now and watch the first season toot sweet. As design and illustration jobs go there to date hasn't been pone this involved, taxing at times overwhelming but always and entirely worth every ounce of effort and time Spencer and I put into this pair of LPs. Not since TWIN PEAKS had I felt like there was so much material to attack, and play with on a basic literacy story, visual, and thematic way as Severance unfolded before me. Each…

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