Vintage Tanning Oil Ad, personal project
Posted 9 months ago and submitted by Emily Barksdale | Share link:

At this point, my family expects illustration-based holiday gifts. This was my gift to my sister this year, based on some photos I took of her at the Jersey Shore a few years back! We both have a soft spot for vintage aesthetics and the absurdity of vintage ads, so this felt like the perfect personal project for me, as well as a great way to play with the new KrafTone color system by True Grit Texture supply!

Emily Barksdale
Stratford, USA
Tel: +1-203-383-9468

Hi! I'm Emily Barksdale from CT. Working mostly digitally, my illustrations are always character based, colorful and narrative driven. My work is inspired by ancient folklore and p… Show more.

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Profile updated 28th September, 2022
Member since 6th January, 2021
Top 15 Finalist for Two Roads Brewery CONNArtist Contest (2016 and 2019), Illustration featured on Comedy Central's "Broad City" (2017)
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