all images, c. Kevin Sprouls My art from The Wall Street Journal even these years after I left the paper, reaches many people. “It was once That’s becoming . WSJ Hedcut Artist Kevin Sprouls Stipple Portraits for Gallup. A Wall Street Journal Hedcut History, Part 1 There were many, many artists that came to work and became long-term contributors in You can acquire a digital image of the entire plate simply by subscribing to this blog or. Neil Gates Photography, Naperville. Stipple Type Portraits, Just Like the Wall Street Journal! The resulting image contains no lines. The technique became popular as a means of producing shaded line art illustrations The Wall Street Journal still features stippled and hatched portraits known as hedcuts in its pages .

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Stippling is also the manual forerunner of Benday dots and halftones. The paper’s needs keep changing, our deadlines are shorter, the quality of newsprint paper is different, but most importantly, online display of hedcuts was ultimately the biggest influencer for continuous updating of my technique. DocMenach profile14 Oct 3: Sounds pretty interesting, and does help to amplify the iconic quality of this work, which is a good thing.

OG14 Oct 1: What’s to stop the trademark of a line width created by a nib?

Appropriation Artist Makes Paintings Out Of WSJ Stipple Images… Pisses Off Stipple Artist

I know of many artists who love thier Wacom tablets. On that morning, she was at her apartment in New Jersey, getting ready for work, when a co-worker called to say something had happened at the World Trade Center.

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Higher Moral Ground Fail. When it comes to my process, the tools and art supplies I use, the biggest change happened when I was sent overseas to train the hedcut qall in our Brussels bureau.

Stipple Type Portraits, Just Like the Wall Street Journal! – Neil Gates Photography, Naperville

I plan on doing a post about that sometime soon. Well actually there are quite a few things that Cano contributed, beyond just making it big. The fact that the collection of images is called the Wall Street might be another tipoff. QDS5 Nov 9: Harry Bates— a top talent. They settled downtown at first, figuring that was the spot, but soon grew disenchanted. She came to our office interested in including Hedcut portraits in the NPG collection.

The stipple portrait that we offer is NOT a Photoshop filter, it is more complicated than that! Your analogy is weak at the very best. If you liked this post, you may also be interested in Barbara Kelley— A truly creative soul with an oversized penchant for fun.

Anne was interested in the history of hedcuts first and we spent long hours talking about everything hedcuts, from the evolution of the previous art styles, to all the artists who contributed their time and talents in creating the hedcut technique used today. Hey Mike, you think this guy learned something from Facepalm on how to use people for promotion?

The WSJ offices were located across the street from The World Trade Center, and our building was heavily damaged when the towers collapsed. CheezWhiz19 Oct 6: Cano, even though I’ve seen her work in the WSJ many, many times.


Photo by Will Dickey. I would never have heard of Ms. They are very different tools and neither is better than the other and it’s all up to the preference of the artist.

Didn’t you write that the artist should srteet be “happy” that he work of worthy of being ripped off. She sang, and he played the guitar.

The photography rights were attained by the wsj with permission from wsj. I’ve always thought the WSJ artwork was interesting, but I never took the time to actually look into what and who were behind it. More about these in subsequent postings. Yeah edmund, what’s that word I’m searching for here, help me out Page from the exhibit showing the process: Oh yes and she has had a band called ‘Novakseen’ which all of bevomes would never have heard of either, if not for Mr.

He could easily replicate the stipple portraits we were doing, but often chose to put his own spin on things.