Saturday, May 15, 2010

Burnin' Rubber Gloves


Here's the first in a series of three illustrations I was commissioned to do by my friend Jody. One of her final school projects has her taking the role of an art director who must search out a photographer or illustrator to help produce a magazine ad. The concept is that this cleaning product, Lemi Shine, cleans so well that it has the power to morph even the dirtiest of images. I may have gone a BIT overboard with the zaniness factor, but I think it still fits the concept, haha.

All that being said, I guess that Lemi Shine actuall does fit into the current Illustration Friday theme of "Equipment," since you'd need some heavy-duty equipment to tidy-up this fellow. AMIRITE?

11 comments:

  1. Hahaha! That's very clever... And what a suspicious looking guy, I might add! :D

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  2. This is fantastic, what a hoot, do you think this stuff would shiny up my life too? SOLD!

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  3. Jerry Garcia would be proud! Nice work. hehehe! :o)

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  4. good morning Burt, how are you today?
    so glad to be here and seeing your new illo!
    i love this concept as well, of course i know that you're so smart! ;))

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  5. btw you can be the moon if you want

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  6. i think i can reach you, heheh... :D
    are you still busy?

    hope you're doing good, see you later!

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  7. of i forgot to say: i added a link to your blog.
    do you mind?
    tell me ok, will take it off soon if you mind.
    no worries ;))

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  8. are you here????
    heheh... of course im awesome and so are you.
    we are both awesome! :D
    hahahah

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  9. dont forget to let me know ok!
    off to work now.
    see you soon.

    cant wait to see your other 2 posts!
    byebyeeee!!!!

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  10. Ahhh! This is awesome! Great work!

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  11. Thanks, everyone! I'll post the other two illustrations after work. Mita, that'll be around 6am your time, haha. UNLESS I'm sneaky and can come home for lunch and do it.

    But I do have to go pick up the new Black Keys album. Yeahhh! So that's my lunch break right there.

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