Continuing in the series of my work for this Springfield, Missouri institution, these are the most recent color illustrations. The Art Director for Drury Magazine is Don Amaye.
Following the usual pattern, I supply the client with black and white art, like this:
Then, the person in charge of color, Sarah Jones (who I now work with on some of my other assignments requiring color), adds a tasteful blend from her palette, as you can see here…
I think the second illustration I did for this issue, Spring 2015, is even more effective, possibly due to the animated nature of the subject. Dynamic images usually make better eye-candy. Again, my original:
…and the version in print with Sarah’s coloring:
It’s always good to work with the folks at Drury. I think we have a good thing going.