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

New Yorker Years

Once again, I return to my collection of New Yorker illustrations. These images are new to this blog. It was a great privilege to be called on to produce the art for this august publication— I read it every week … Continue reading

At the New Yorker, part 3

 all images, c. Kevin Sprouls   During my brief spell of association with the New Yorker, as I mentioned, all of the illustration work in the Goings-On-About-Town section were created for black+white reproduction. I thought this a distinctive attribute, and that … Continue reading

The New Yorker years, part 2

 all images, c. kevin sprouls   Going back through the vaults of my original art boards, I am struck by the relative consistency of the works I produced under the art direction of Chris Curry, at the New Yorker magazine in … Continue reading