Monday, April 9, 2012

Al Hurricane for the Weekly Alibi

The Godfather of New Mexico Latin music! Another fun one for the Weekly Alibi. Giant pompadour and a wicked eyepatch... Check and check! Yet another guitar illustration (it's small). And another. And another? Here'a a small one. Hit me baby one more TIME! Yeah, I draw a lot of guitars :P. 

Here's how this piece appeared in the magazine.

I've done a lot of square illustrations for this client. In this instance I feel like this would make a nice cover for a record! 

Here's my five seconds' worth of effort at an album mock-up: 

 Sketch!

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Nice piece Julia :)

Eric Castillo said...

Very nice piece worthy of a great NM figure

Julia Minamata said...

Thanks, Eric! I'm glad you like it :).

Shane Wallace said...

When will This be a print?!

Shane Wallace said...

When will this be a print or a Shirt?

Julia Minamata said...

Hi, Shane! I'm not sure if I'll ever put this one up for sale -- I'll try and get in touch if I do! Best wishes!