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Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Buzz


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Butchy resented being sent so often to the barbershop by his momma, just so he could live up to his name. Butchy be singin' the Five Cent Buzz Cut Blues.

34 comments:

Linda said...

so funny, you have a very nice stlye!

Michelle Lana said...

hehe...very nice....great style as always jim!

lucrezia said...

Texture, color palette and character - all great!

Erika Ariente said...

fantatic illo! i love your style!

Jules Knoblock said...

Hey Jim.. thanks for visiting my blog, and for your request! It made me giggle..
Your illo's are great, I love the textures & effects you use & your characters have personality. Very cool :)

Digital Scott's illustrationblog said...

Rock on, Mr. Bradshaw! Beautiful.

Dave M! said...

Another day, another hit. You've given us a live one here. Great colors, composition, texture. Wow. My Eye Friday

Ariel said...

LOL.. great image.(*poor monkey)

;)

Yolanda Gonzalez said...

I'm jealous of the colors & textures on this one. Fab work, Jim.

rubio2d said...

Cool Style. Love the textures you use,
Great warm palette too.

suana said...

Oooh, poor Butchy..!!
Great image!

neilornstein said...

wonderful gutsy pictures. Terrific stuff

Ryan Wood said...

I really like the hovering hair clippers. The texture you have going on is super-nice, man!

Stacia said...

Jim - you ROCK! Love your image...Clever use of type...is that hand done or a font?

Also, Phoenix is a refreshing take for IF...Tweety Bird gone amuck!

:)

Breadwig said...

Dude, where's the posters? This rocks.

Jana Bouc said...

AMAZING ILlo...so lyrical and humorous. It's so artistic and rich, not at all your typical illustration. I love the variety in the type, the textures, the writing on the wal and the swirly lines. Really nice work! And thanks for the nice comments on my blog too!

Jeannette said...

OooOooo OOOOoooOOOoo Ahhh ahhhh!

anne said...

Oh! I love your illustration. I especially appreciate colors and textures, they give it a funny retro style. And the desperate expression of the money.. hihihi!
Thanks for your words on my blog too!

Pati @-;-- said...

Hahaha... Ur illo makes me smile a lot, it reminds me when I cut my husband's hair just like that ;)

I send u a hug, Jim.

jim bradshaw said...

Thank you guys for so many great words of encouragement. I love it.

Stacia, it is a font called Mono2poser. I like the Tweety gone amuck, it cracked me up.

constance said...

ha! ha! :D so funny! I love this!

Bill Zeman said...

very cool looking picture

Theresa S. said...

thanks for the kind words! your buzz ilustration is great too! I love the textures and expression of your character. :)

cheers,
theresa

claudine hellmuth said...

I love your work! wonderful! thanks also for your comment on my IF :)

Tamsin Ainslie said...

This is great! really like your work, how do you create this? Also really like your typography

Anonymous said...

Great little story over at illustrationmundo about your Uncle Bill. Keep up the good work.

Aurora said...

Thanks to illustration friday, i found a new and great blog, yours, of course!
I think I like all of your work, your way of mixing textures, colors..etc..
congratulations!!!
since now you have a new fan.
this buzz illo is awesome, and phoenix too!
saludos from EspaƱa and I invite you to visit and comment on my blog

http://primerospinitos.blogspot.com

paula said...

Ah, the buuuzz cut! My husband suggested I do that but I took it another direction. Your's looks great! Good composition, colors, character, font...Like folks said, nice and retro-ee!

MiJa said...

LOL!! I love this! Great Design work!

getzapped said...

Love your work! Distinct style and dig the humor. Looking forward to more...

Alina Chau said...

AWESOME illo!!

mike said...

you've got such an awesome style, jim. what a fun blog this is!

can never go wrong with monkeys either. ;)

jim bradshaw said...

Again, thank you all for the wonderful comments and yes, you can't go wrong with monkeys.

Bearuh said...

I am totally in love with this monkey!!! Hey you are invited to join monday Artday.. A place where you can win an award based on your artwork.
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