For over thirty years, I’ve illustrated food.Because I have a lot of illustrations with veggies, I am breaking them into several posts. All of these paintings were created before the digital age.Some of these illustrations are actually marker layouts, while others are watercolor paintings. I am including some close-ups. Since my career spanned over thirty years, I clearly see a lot of development with my style. Some clients demanded extreme realism, whereas other clients preferred a specific style. It is definitely cool to go into the market and purchase pickles with my illustration on the label. Sometimes, I can’t resist telling the checker in the supermarket that I painted that pickle on the label. There’s never a “dill moment” for me.
I have a lot more information about my illustration career on my blog “Illustrating My Life,” which can be found at this link: http://foodartist.wordpress.com
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