Thursday, August 31, 2006

Illustration Friday: Run

First one in ages, and it's a bit of a quickie.


The Day He Retired Was the Day He Started Living, 2006 • graphite and Photoshop®

For a larger version, click the image and go to "all sizes" (it's a flickr™ thang).

The original sketch for this was initially for "play" installment of Illustration Friday, but it never got finished. When "run" came along, I saw an opportunity to adapt it. Here's the original:

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I should go to bed. It's crazy late. Take care!


buep said...

I like his expression. He seems to be really happy with his new life.

Amy Zaleski said...

The title of this piece is so funny...but I'll bet it's a pretty true sentiment. I love the sketchy quality of this illustration. And I'm amazed at what you call a "quickie." Looks awesome!

frank said...

this is primo al. hopefully you have time to hit up this week's theme.

Allan L. said...

Thanks, guys. I really appreciate the kudos. I banged this out in one night, so it was kinda rushed. I'm not entirely jazzed by this weeks theme, but I might give it a go.