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If da Vinci Painted a Dinosaur

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This picture book introduces kids to the styles of 19 different famous artists by imagining what a dinosaur painted in their style would look like. It was a challenging and fun problem to solve channeling so many different looks.

Greg Newbold

illustration of Wall Street Journal Fall Children's book review feature illustration for a group of books dealing with ethnic and cultural diversity. Showing the importance of diverse readers seeing themselves in the book. fall leaves read reading outdoor grass tree
illustration of Editorial illustration for Boys' Life magazine for a fiction story about the Native American Chief Crazy Horse and how he became an expert archer by shooting grasshoppers in flight. Gold Award winner from the Society of Illustrators Los Angeles. figurative historical portrait animal action adventure dramatic yellow warm anatomy nature hunt hunting archery outdoor wildlife clouds bow arrow silhouette masculine men
illustration of interior spread for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of nineteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a dinosaur. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as Franz Marc, Frida Khalo Warhol Matisse and more. dinosaur humor animal picture book  classical parrot parrots leaves tropical
illustration of Theater poster fro a stage production of the play 20th Century. This piece also previously used (without the added logo) for an editorial article on the runaway costs of health and medical care. This iconic art deco style locomotive  can symbolize moving ahead with full steam in any venture. railway travel engine railroad train track medical medicine icon adventure power
illustration of Center spread for children's book illustrating the classic poem
illustration of Poster and advertising art depicting animals in Utah's Hogle Zoo. Used for marketing and on site brochures for the summer tourism season. wildlife animals wild realism realistic nature giraffe elephant bear orangutan zebra penguin red panda tree trees texture rock rocks bucolic woods habitat detailed street banner
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illustration of Editorial illustration for an article detailing Park City's problem with  wildlife wandering into the city limits. old lady grandma moose funny humor humorous bus stop antique vintage, Americana fun animal people concept
illustration of Editorial illustration discussing the influence of figurative and literal angels on earth. angel flowers ethereal fantasy wings sunshine warm warmth buttercup floral peace soft peaceful gentle yellow orange
illustration of Editorial illustration for a magazine article detailing the benefits of a paleo diet. A scientist studies the caveman while he grills a typical meal of fish insects larvae  and root vegetables. fun funny neanderthal fire diet health wellness food cooking eat cook study science
illustration of Table top card for Barnes & Noble in store display. A fantastical imaginary journey taken by two kids to discover the books that their favorite films were based upon. fantasy, flight flying cloud clouds book books film tablet phone telescope aviator goggles scarf pencil
illustration of Conceptual digital editorial illustration imagining how an angler fish might go green. florescent creepy scary funny ocean creature attract prey thoughtful abstract idea environment sustainable energy waste recycle electricity
illustration of Theater playbill and poster art for a stage production of the play Cyrano de Bergerac. Musketeer sword swordplay letter humor fun funny drama costume historical classic classical feather hat caricature novel color colorful portrait face figurative realism stylized magazine banner
illustration of Editorial illustration for a story about a girl who would hunt worms to sell to fishermen to make money. digital night moon worm bucket flashlight dramatic light figurative cool palette mysterious reflection clouds
illustration of Public awareness campaign for Truth Against Tobacco in which I reimagined characters from the board game Clue and the end result that the smoke is what really killed them. library, smoking health science medical noir humor editorial concept conceptual monocle gentleman books gentry upper crust
illustration of Public awareness campaign for Truth Against Tobacco in which I reimagined characters from the board game Clue and the end result that the smoke is what really killed them. library, smoking health science medical noir humor editorial concept conceptual monocle sexy woman seduction books gentry upper crust lounge couch pearls red dress
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illustration of Theater playbill and poster art for a stage production of the play Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. The glow in Hyde's right eye hints at his split personality. mystery moon moonlight period costume historic historical classic drama figure figurative portrait face  people spooky creepy atmosphere gentleman cane hand
illustration of Theater playbill and poster art for a stage production of the musical play Once On This Island. tropical island girl graphic realism stylized hand lettering logo retro travel warm mythical mythic hibiscus pattern floral flower
illustration of Theater playbill and poster art for a stage production of the musical play A Christmas Carol.
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illustration of Theater playbill and poster art for a stage production of the play of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Dark noir humor drama creepy blood bloody hand lettering logo custom script razor hand hands classic realism classical dramatic mystery mysterious splatter
illustration of Theater poster and playbill art  for the stage play The Mystery of Edwin Drood. I also did the type treatment and logo design. mystery moody drama etherial storm stormy muted color fog mist misty foggy
illustration of Theater playbill and poster art for a stage production of the play The Lady of the Camellias based on the book by Alexandre Dumas and on which the opera La Traviata is also based.Classic romance tragic tragedy romantic love couple formal realism classic classical stylized embrace figure portrait figurative people
illustration of Poster and logo art for a design and advertising  agency called Love Communications. portrait figure people fantasy heart stylized moon stars nocturne lovely quiet gentle wispy backlighting moody soft girl feminine greeting card
illustration of Theater poster and playbill art for the musical stage play Peter and the Starcatcher. I also designed the hand lettering and title treatment. pirate ship fantasy drama dramatic lighting mystery boat cloud clouds star stars night moonlight children's book cover licensing stylized water ocean vibrant color
illustration of Unpublished alternate theater poster and playbill art for the musical stage play Peter and the Starcatcher. pirate ship fantasy drama dramatic lighting mystery boat cloud clouds star stars night moonlight children's book cover licensing stylized water ocean vibrant color creepy scary skull shark fantasy concept conceptual wave
illustration of Conceptual theater poster and playbill for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf. face mouth scream teeth lettering design advertising edgy loud angry stage play classic
illustration of A halloween twist on a conceptual theater poster and playbill for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf. This version could not be resisted..face mouth scream teeth lettering design advertising edgy loud angry stage play classic scary vampire creepy Halloween dead
illustration of Theater poster and playbill art for a stage production of Fiddler on the Roof. Classic classical Tevye night moonlight moon backlit dramatic sunset lighting historical historic costume drama architecture house figure figurative portrait face people man beard hat cloud clouds whimsy whimsical humor
illustration of Full window mural for the Tribeca retail location of Barnes & Noble. The semi transparent illustration was applied to the full two story facade window of the store and was backlit at night. New York NYC Tribeca neighborhood book books bookstore mural city cityscape taxi read reading architecture building drink coffee Starbucks steam fantasy designed
illustration of Part of an advertising campaign marketing technology that verifies food safety from farm to table. Focus was on the various farm products from produce to meat done in a very classic retro Americana approach. farm bucolic realism stylized cow bull pasture clouds agriculture food
illustration of Part of an advertising campaign marketing technology that verifies food safety from farm to table. Focus was on the various farm products from produce to meat done in a very classic retro Americana approach. farm bucolic realism stylized cow bull pasture clouds agriculture food
illustration of Part of an advertising campaign marketing technology that verifies food safety from farm to table. Focus was on the various farm products from produce to meat done in a very classic retro Americana approach. farm bucolic realism stylized cow bull pasture clouds agriculture food milk dairy
illustration of Part of an advertising campaign marketing technology that verifies food safety from farm to table. Focus was on the various farm products from produce to meat and dairy done in a very classic retro Americana approach. farm bucolic realism stylized chicken hen poultry clouds agriculture food dairy landscape field
illustration of Spread from children's picture book Winter Lullaby which tells the story of where animals go when the weather turns cold and fall turns to winter. seasons autumn sunflower flower botanical plant agriculture farm farming landscape Americana retro regionalism regionalist sky cloud clouds grass wind blow leaves children's picture book stylized
illustration of Part of an advertising campaign marketing technology that verifies food safety from farm to table. Focus was on the various farm products from produce to meat done in a classic retro Americana approach. farm bucolic realism stylized cow bull pasture clouds agriculture food farmer dairy milk cheese eggs portrait figure realistic face man
illustration of Farmer's Market logo poster. Painting was originally done as an American diner restaurant menu cover but then licensed as the identity of a Farmer's Market. The heroic retro Americana nature of this figure echoes the roots of our national culture of hard work, self sufficiency and living off the land. This farmer is the everyman symbol of what built a country. agriculture farming farm produce iconic basket vegetables portrait stylized realism advertising marketing identity
illustration of Painting done for Salt Lake Farmer's Market set in an apple orchard near Capitol Reef National Park. This retro inspired farmer evokes a hard working timeless Americana regionalist vibe. red rock cliffs clouds orchard apple trees produce farm agriculture packaging poster iconic icon everyman basket work worker  labor grow grower grocery field fields tradition
illustration of For the Wall Street Journal fall book review section. A fall harvest theme focusing on retro Americana with a vintage feel. A traditional hard working gamer takes a break from his work of the day to read a book. Reading, farm farmer worker labor laborer fall sky clouds field fields corn pumpkin pumpkins overalls hat tree stylized harvest
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illustration of Cover for If Picasso Painted a Snowman in which we imagine what a snowman might look like if painted in the styles of seventeen famous artists. This book explores creativity for and individual expression for children (and adults) in a fun imaginative way. snowman painting drawing hamster animal cubism winter snow
illustration of Cover for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of nineteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a dinosaur. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as Franz Marc, Frida Khalo Warhol Matisse and more. dinosaur humor animal picture book hamster volcano classical old masters contemporary art
illustration of interior spread for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of nineteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a dinosaur. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as Franz Marc, Frida Khalo Warhol Matisse and more. dinosaur humor animal picture book volcano classical
illustration of interior spread for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of nineteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a dinosaur. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as Franz Marc, Frida Khalo Warhol Matisse and more. dinosaur humor animal picture book volcano classical
illustration of Cover for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of sixteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a Monster. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as MC Escher, Monet, Frida Khalo, Whistler and more. monster humor animal picture book hamster classical old masters contemporary art creepy fun
illustration of From If Monet Painted a Monster. Children's book illustration based on the anthropomorphic still life paintings. of Giuseppe Arcimboldo. children's book illustration picture book, humorous fruit vegetable realistic quirky funny mysterious creepy fun produce vintage crackle farm market cover poster
illustration of Interior for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of sixteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a Monster. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as MC Escher, Monet, Frida Khalo, Whistler and more. monster humor animal picture book hamster classical old masters contemporary art creepy fun
illustration of Cover art for Ask magazine for an issue focusing on the unique animals of Madagascar. Whimsical whimsy fun animal animals wildlife tortoise botanical plants flower flowers island sunset palm palms horticulture
illustration of Cover for The Little Match Girl, a children's book version of the classic story by Hans Christian Andersen about a destitute young girl selling matches on Christmas Eve and the wonders she envisions. fantasy heartwarming holiday magical uplifting figurative portrait traditional stylized realism London aerial perspective snow winter period costume
illustration of Interior illustration for The Little Match Girl, a children's book version of the classic story by Hans Christian Andersen about a destitute young girl selling matches on Christmas Eve and the wonders she envisions. fantasy heartwarming holiday magical uplifting figurative portrait traditional stylized realism London street scene snow swirling cold winter  lamppost period costume historical
illustration of Interior illustration for The Little Match Girl, a children's book version of the classic story by Hans Christian Andersen about a destitute young girl selling matches on Christmas Eve and the wonders she envisions. fantasy heartwarming holiday magical uplifting figurative portrait traditional stylized realism London street scene snow swirling cold winter  lamppost period costume historical match smoke windy wind
illustration of Editorial article on how faith and religion play a continuing role in shaping the policies and future of our nation. Rip Van Winkle Uncle Sam bible spiritual spirituality Americana American patriot patriotism muted palette stars and stripes controversy founding fathers constitution government concept conceptual symbolism nature old man whiskers
illustration of Editorial illustration for No See Um and the River, a featured period fiction piece in Boys' Life Magazine.historical costume action peril limited palette camping fall falling trip boy camp woods trees chaos danger drama
illustration of Book cover for the fantasy novel Protector of the Small by Tamora Pierce. in which  young female knight Kel faces her most difficult test yet. mystery adventure action fantasy medieval sword sorcery classic coming of age young adult stylized drama female heroine figurative armor historical costume
illustration of Book cover for the Hilari Bell fantasy novel Wheel. Figurative figure portrait masculine face drama mystery lighting hand texture pattern
illustration of Gallery oil painting depicting a flock of sheep being held while awaiting their yearly shearing. painterly gallery fine art realism realistic muted palette livestock animals Americana farming ranching farm ranch barn classical traditional  formal texture
illustration of Gallery fine art painting celebrating the agricultural heritage of America. The everyman farmer looks over the irrigation of one of his fields after opening the weir gate to release the water in to the furrows. Americana worker work farm farming classic nostalgia nostalgic figurative figure portrait icon iconic shovel hat period costume rural landscape
illustration of Self initiated portrait of American painter and artist Maynard Dixon in his desert element, Done in the style of early twentieth century  covers for Sunset magazine. Southwest, red stone cliffs, clouds sage bush cowboy hat rugged heroic icon iconic poster  Americana western bandana vest painterly oil painting figure figurative portrait people face thunderbird classic classical
illustration of cover for the vintage French clothing magazine Avant featuring a farmer taking a moment to sharpen his scythe before cutting the fall grain. Birds pass in the distance. 18
illustration of Portrait of American  poet and environmentalist Wendell Berry. He stands with confidence beside a fence with the iconic bucket from one of his poems hanging on the rail. in the background spreads his homestead and farm as a farmer turns under the ground with a traditional horse drawn plow. Agriculture farming sustainable classic Americana bucolic vintage portrait figurative face people fall spring plowing farming
illustration of Illustration for the Wall Street Journal fall book review editorial article review of a new book on author John Steinbeck. Portrait field work worker farm farming agriculture landscape classic author writer figure figurative face portrait historical California sunset lighting western west labor laborer
illustration of Skyward, a fine art gallery oil painting depicting a sandstone monolith typical of many of the rock formations that dot the desert landscape of the American Southwest. Sweeping skies full of clouds lift the eye skyward. sunset crescent moon geology layers erosion west western landscape rocks stone solid monument painterly brushwork texture
illustration of Cityscape depicting the urban Florida coastline similar to that of Miami painted for  the Florida association of Realtors. The image appeared on posters, brochures and associated marketing materials as well as on site banners for the annual convention. Americana vintage classic classical inviting coast beach city urban architecture bridge boat sailboat ocean sunset clouds city skyline aerial view
illustration of Commemorative poster for the innaugrural run of the Utah Transit Authority Frontrunner train line. Travel poster clouds icon iconic dramatic perspective heroic train urban rail railway tracks modern passenger transportation mountains mountain water landscape western west vacation machine engine locomotive
illustration of Classic scene depicting the rural Florida countryside painted for the Florida association of Realtors. The image appeared on posters, brochures and associated marketing materials as well as on site banners for the annual convention. Americana vintage classic classical inviting orchard farm farmhouse vintage icon iconic horse live oak  orange grove clouds aerial view
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illustration of Spread for the children's picture book Spring Song that tells the story of animals emerging from their winter hibernation. Americana regionalist regionalism plowed field fields tractor vintage plowing gulls seagulls agriculture labor work worker farm farmer stylized realism texture pattern rhythmic
illustration of Spread from the picture book Spring Song which tells the story of animals emerging from their winter hibernation. nature bucolic lush woods detailed peaceful trees flowers tree flower shady stylized realism children's book children's
illustration of interior spread for a picture book that introduces children to the styles of sixteen famous artists by imagining  how they may have painted a Monster. The goal is to inspire creativity and imagination as well as awareness of the endless different styles possible when you decide to create. Included are a variety of homage and parody paintings by artists such as MC Escher, Monet, Frida Khalo, Whistler and more. monster humor animal picture book hamster classical  contemporary art creepy fun
illustration of Book cover for an elementary school reading textbook.Lizard reptile animal animals desert landscape southwest western west cactus cacti sand pottery history historical artifact hot dry sage saguaro pattern texture stylized
illustration of Cover- Fall catalog for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. of a penguin family enjoying a bedtime story on the icy plain as the sunset colors the evening sky. 
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illustration of Poster originally done for Brodart book distributors but eventually licensed for multiple uses including appearing on the cover of Publisher's Weekly. Fantasy elephant flying book books telescope adventure flight clouds cloud watch time imagination imagine fly fun humor mystery
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illustration of Editorial illustration for Eating Well magazine detailing the way government policies contribute to the obesity epidemic in America. Done as a parody of the classic Uncle Sam poster. vintage humor whimsy whimsical fun funny hamburger junk food  watercolor painterly hand lettering magazine
illustration of This was a self initiated drawing project to engage me during the Covid lockdown of 2020. I decided to draw black and white cowboy portraits of all types from real life cowboys to the Hollywood types to animated characters. I posted them on my social media and eventually took my favorites and created a print to commemorate my coronavirus drawing pursuits. graphite classic hat portraits famous actors historical figures western realism realistic faces
illustration of Unpublished children's book illustration about a scarecrow that is frightened of everything. picture book cover Halloween moonlight action creepy fun scary kid friendly moon night nocturnal stars farmer farm vintage classic adventure stylized whimsical acrylic Holiday Halloween crow crows
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illustration of Unpublished children's book illustration about a scarecrow that is frightened of everything. picture book cover Halloween moonlight action creepy fun scary kid friendly moon night nocturnal stars farmer farm vintage classic adventure stylized whimsical acrylic Holiday Halloween
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illustration of Illustration for an elementary curriculum reading book about the eggs, birds and where they nest. nature bird wildlife life cycle environment conservation beauty birdwatching meadowlark egg grass foliage animal animals realistic detailed delicate
illustration of Illustration for an elementary curriculum reading book about the eggs, birds and where they nest. nature bird wildlife life cycle environment conservation beauty birdwatching robin egg grass foliage animal animals realistic detailed delicate tree
illustration of editorial illustration about hiking trails in Grand Canyon and other national parks. tree canyon erosion hike hiking adventure river clouds environment outdoor outdoors active camping park

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I've been creating compelling art for most major publishers and many national brands for over 25 years. I have received awards and recognition from from Communication Arts, the Society of Illustrators, Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, 3x3 and more. Let's collaborate to create something great for the visual needs of your next project!

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