I did the illustrations for the MenAlive show poster, “Made in America”. MenAlive is the Orange County Gay Men’s Chorus in California. Art Direction by Dean McCleskey & Ray Cruz. Text layout & design by Ray Cruz.
I developed six concepts based on the vintage, ragtime theme of “Made in America”.
They narrowed it down to two they like and I fleshed out those concepts.
The Cyclone is a piece I did for fun. I thought I’d create one of my “Illustration Animations” out of it.
I love bringing my illustrations to life through motion. I want my audience to have an experience with my art. I call these “Illustration Animations” rather than live drawings since they’re not drawn live. They only appear like time lapse or speed drawings, but they’re actually frame-by-frame animations set to music. For me, art isn’t just about a product. It’s about having an experience.
This is “Fan Art”. I do not sell or own the rights. Artwork, Animation & Editing by Andy Bauer Music from The Wizard of Oz
Tag: editorial illustrations with motion, animated editorials
I wanted to demonstrate the flexibility of my work. Since I create digitally, my surface designs can be changed to suit your needs. This example shows a more complex color palette versus a simpler one.
Drunk Duck is a character I designed to be put on tee shirts for a social Ducks Unlimited group. This character is available to be licensed. Please contact me if you’d like to use this beer drinking duck on your shirts or any other product.
CreACTIVISTs is a site created by Nate Williams for artists to exercise their creativity. Here is my submission to this month’s creACTIVISTs theme, hair DON’TS. View the whole gallery here. The challenge: Can you think of a bad hairdo? or a hair DON’T?