This weekend John K. and Bill Plympton hosted a mini-animation festival at the Portage theater in Chicago.
John was doing caricatures after the shows. Watching him draw is like watching porn. He uses felt tip marker and makes these strong, quick lines.
He made this caricature of me. I love it! Everybody got a little Ren or Stimpy at the bottom of their drawing. I had an idea that he was using them to reflect what he perceived to be the personality of the sitter. If so, what is he saying about me, I wonder???!
I was inspired and did a whole bunch of caricatures when I got home on Saturday. Here are some: