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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in Color


I hired colorist Lacey LeBlanc to color a copy of the commission of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles I did a month ago. She did it in Copic Markers and it turned out phenomenal. Prints are available for purchase. Please email garrick@deanillustration for pricing and sizes.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in Color2022-04-09T11:08:40-07:00

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Commission


I was commissioned through a Comic Book Commission website I use to create this image of the 1980's icons the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. This was a fun project to draw because I love the characters, each one has a unique attitude and look and bringing that out in a black and white pinup

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Commission2022-04-09T11:08:47-07:00

Utah Arts Festival Masquerade Ball 2015


I have been invited by the Utah Arts Festival to help participate in their Masquerade Charity again this year. (I have previous posts in January of the past two years if you want to see older entries) I love creating these masks for the Festival, it is a charitable event and all proceeds

Utah Arts Festival Masquerade Ball 20152022-04-09T11:08:59-07:00



I was commissioned to help design a new character called "Dracoman" I started with rough thumbnail sketches of the character in different poses. Once I found a position I liked, I roughed out a sketch on 11"x17" Bristol Board The final image was inked with Micron Pens and I added the


Destiny Commission


I was commission to draw a 11" x 17" illustration for a woman that wanted to show her game avatar meeting her boyfriends avatar at the final level of the video game Destiny. The bottom picture shows the reference materials she gave me to use and draw from. I did the piece on 11"

Destiny Commission2022-04-09T11:09:23-07:00

Royal Bliss Band Tour Poster


I recently posted that I have been working with a rock and roll band named Royal Bliss to design their "The Avengers of Rock" tour. It has been an awesome experience and I am enjoying working with the guys. Here is the blue line sketch, the pencils, then the inks and digital colors for

Royal Bliss Band Tour Poster2022-04-09T11:09:47-07:00

Mr. Freeze Commission


I have a listing on a comic book commission site and every now and again I get a job. this is Mr. Freeze from the Batman Comic books by DC Comics.

Mr. Freeze Commission2022-04-09T11:09:53-07:00

Boba Fett Mural


For the last 3 years I have been hired to go paint a Star Wars character on the walls of condominiums in St. George, Utah. This year was Boba Fett. It is always an adventure to run down to St.George and do this, it is a 5 hour drive there, a scramble to get

Boba Fett Mural2022-04-09T11:10:14-07:00

The Last Event / Pencil Rough


I have been hired to do 6 pages of a book called The Last Event from a small publishing house in New York and I couldn't be more excited. I have almost finished the pencil roughs for the 6 pages and can't wait to start the inks on the project! I have included the

The Last Event / Pencil Rough2022-04-09T11:10:21-07:00