Archives for March 2012

8 Questions with Christopher King

Poster Collective
The following is a copy of the interview with me that featured on Poster Collective. 8 Questions is our feature where we ask designers, artists and illustrators the same 8 getting-to-know-you questions (sort of like the web series 7 Minutes In Heaven but without the closet and awkward kissing). We’ve chosen questions we think will elicit informative, character...

Advertising from the Mad Men Era

Advertising of the Mad Men Era
"Advertising has gone from something that reflects popular culture to becoming a part of popular culture, from something that's influenced by popular entertainment to being popular entertainment." - Jimmy Siegel. If, like the rest of the television viewing public you've been seduced by the sexy and sophisticated world presented in the excellent HBO series Mad...

Successful Drawing by Andrew Loomis

  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing
  • Andrew Loomis - Successful Drawing

Born in New York in 1892, Andrew Loomis was a prolific illustrator working at his peak during the period of 1920 to the late 1940’s. His popular work consisted of elegant illustrations – typically of fashionable young women in serene settings – for commercial advertising, books and mass-market magazines. He was also a highly respected…