Illustrations for Christmas

all images, c. Kevin Sprouls This post, I’m focussed on the Holiday Season, and Illustrations for Christmas in particular. In my beloved town of Tryon, NC this evening, they put on the annual Christmas Parade (despite the Covid-19 threat). I … Continue reading

WSJ Hedcuts, Kevin Sprouls ads, part 1

So, Let’s see where those pen and pencil illustrations went into service… Here, I’m presenting a double-page ad spread appearing in the Illustration and Photography directory, The Workbook. After leaving my post at the Wall Street Journal, I had to … Continue reading

Islands

A journal of recollection… some of the islands I’ve had the pleasure of knowing. This initial post on the theme “islands” recounts two of them: Manhattan, and Montserrat, “Emerald Isle of the Caribbean”. Continue reading