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7-UP vs. Coke

FEBRUARY 13, 2008
The Art Director had me at "cocaine-addicted heir to the 7-Up fortune."

Illustrators, for a good time call Tom Carlson, AD of the River Front Times. (
Cover image for the River Front Times. AD Tom Carlson.
As the art appeared on the cover. Notice that teeny tiny restrained type!
A detail to show some of the textures that combine for shading. The fingers were made out of legs from a 1960's lingerie ad from "Confidential" magazine. The nose was created from an old "How to cook swell turkey cookbook". It was the bone tip from a drumstick.
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