A private commission turns into a beautiful portrait
Posted 2 years ago and submitted by Sean Tiffany | Share link: http://illo.cc/89406

I was recently contacted to do a private portrait via my website. While my style generally leans towards a more cartoony kind of art, doing portraits is always a fun challenge. It allows me to flex my painting muscles a bit more than the simple coloring I do on my cartoon work and lets me really get in there and play with light, shadow and coloring. While I try my best to capture the subject I also like to give these portraits a bit more of an “artsy” look than a simple photograph and give the client something special that a photo can never capture.

Sean Tiffany
Boulder, USA
Tel: 1-303-415-1439

The first artwork Sean was proud of was a coloring book picture of the three little pigs that he had colored without going outside any of the lines. He was three years old and the … Show more.

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Profile updated 23rd September, 2020
Member since 26th January, 2020
Marvel Comics, Penguin Books, Time Magazine, Sports Illustrated Kids Magazine, Disney Adventure Magazine, Stone Arch Books, Capstone Publishing, Macmillian Education, Writer's Dige…
“I worked with Sean for almost ten years and the reason I kept hiring him was because he consistently created superlative work—energetic, original, dynamic, and spot on for each assignment. Sean approaches each illustration with an intelligent eye and an obvious passion his craft—it’s just so fun to work with him—Sean’s a true professional and creative powerhouse.”
— Beth Bugler, Creative Director, Sports Illustrated Kids