Illustrations for a French Magazine

A couple of years ago, I did a small raft of illustrations for a French magazine, Stylist. It was a fun collection of celebrity types and a reflection of the times we live in. As many of my commisions are, It was mainly illustrated in my WSJ hedcut portrait style.

Celebrity Illustrations for a French Magazine

Gerard Depardieu | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Gerard Depardieu hedcut style portrait

First, the famous, controversial actor, Gerard Depardieu.

Furosia | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Furosia | Hedcut style portrait

Next, is the protagonist ‘Furiosa’, from the film Mad Max: Fury Road. It was a bit of a challenge to render the make-up on her forehead. The goggles were fun to draw, though.

Cookie | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Cookie | Hedcut style portrait

I believe from the character on the ‘Empire’ series.

Claire Chazal | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Claire Chazal | Hedcut style portrait

Claire Chazal, a television personality en France.

Macaulay Culkin | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Macaulay Culkin | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Last of the celebrity illustrations; The famous star of Home Alone, Macaulay Culkin.

Stylist Magazine Hedcut style portrait

The Editor at Stylist magazine wanted a portrait done of himself. I gladly obliged:

Jochim | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Jochim | French Magazine Editor Hedcut style portrait

Emoji | Illustrations for a French Magazine

and Lastly, what seems to reflect the ‘topic du Jour’, the friendly s*it emoji.

Emoji | Illustrations for a French Magazine

Emoji | Illustrations for a French Magazine

I do not know what the storyline for the article was all about, but it was certainly an interesting line-up for me to illustrate!

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