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Carl Wiens
Simplify
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Here's a bit of a piggyback to Bob's color article. I tend to obsess and sometimes overwork colors and compostion. Thomas Miller from Time gave me a call for this spot. He suggested keeping the linework and colors very simple.

This piece went quickly and worked out nicely. How cool is that?
Sketches - I don't usually work in color at the sketch phase, but I found this to be quick and effective.
The illustration deals with following the herd, with money managers tending to play it safe and not necessarily exercise their own powers and decisions. Not your typical business illo.


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