Vintage poster style portrait of Muddy Waters
Posted 1 month ago and submitted by Eric Colquhoun | Share link: http://illo.cc/92770

My idea for this piece was to create a vintage style poster of Blues great Muddy Waters. I have been interested in making work look as if it came from another time and place for quite a while and this is the latest part of that journey. I combined a couple of reference images for the original drawing and it’s not straight portraiture. I used a variety of digital treatments to create the final effect.



Eric Colquhoun
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I have been working as an illustrator since 1988. I love what I do and people tell me I am easy to work with. I have always loved drawing people and the majority of work here is f… Show more.

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