I’m very happy to finally release this piece for everyone to see! It is a private commission tailored to the clients’ likes and I am very happy with the way it turned out. i have always loved ravens and owls, not to mention military regalia.
Its name is Wisdom.
Original is 15.5”x10.5”
Ballpoint pen and 22K Gold leaf
I hope you enjoy it!
Edit: Oops, always forget this! The inPrnt link for prints is here:
3 illustrations accompany the profiling of the feisty Shanley Kane by Elizabeth Spiers. Kane, a feminist publisher, started her own media company Modern View Culture in the male dominating Tech environment in 2013. She’s known for her outspokenness when taking on the worst of Silicon Valley (and sometimes her allies, too).
Read the story and check out AD Erich Nagler’s beautiful layout design here on Medium.
Big thanks to Erich, whom I have enjoyed working with during his NYTimes days, for this challenging assignment!