Tuesday, October 02, 2007

Lady Sings "The Blues"


This one was obvious for me when I read the topic on Illustration Friday.

15 comments:

Craig Lamberton said...

fantastic illustration.. very powerful

arxo said...

truly wonderful...
The colors and the linework and the power of her singing...

NANCY LEFKO said...

wonderful...your illustrations are superb !

Jeff Brame said...

Almost reminds me of Billy Holiday!! Love the illo. Doesnt hurt when Im a HUGE swing, big band and jazz fan. Great work!!

R.Dress said...

Wow! Peter this one came out fantastic. The blue values work very well.

neilornstein said...

fine work

Loree Burns said...

Hi Peter,

I am trying to contact you re: Robert's Snow. Please get in touch if you can!

Many thanks,
Loree Burns
www.loreeburns.com

Josh (musarter) said...

Great illustration. It really looks like Holiday. Your site has some great work, from sketches to more completed work.
Cheers.

The Bear Maiden said...

Wow, that's BEAUTIFUL! And you know Billie's my girl... second only to Condi :)

Missya!

Peter Emmerich said...

Thanks all- I am so appreciative that you even come to visit- let alone leave comments!

Anonymous said...

Hey Peter Emmerich, is there an email or a way I can possibly contact you, I am a student from Monday, October 8, Sal Catalano's class, sparked by your sketches and words. Wanted to ask you some questions.

Thanks in Advance!

Brian Sibley said...

Cool, Peter, cool!

Pasquale said...

Hi Peter,
You have developed a really nice style,also very funny,keep it up;
please send me an email,I've got an info you might be interested;
ciao

Vince M. said...

You've really captured Lady Day in this one, Peter. Looking at this I can hear her fragile voice in my head.

Love the graphic approach.

alexmercado said...

wow Peter, this is great powerful work. thanks again for giving the character design advice after the demo on wed.

- Alex