Since this was going to print on newsprint, I needed that expertise so we could get the image to reproduce optimally. My colors and values were too dark and muted at first, as you can see below.
this is before Mark made the necessary adjustments
this is our finished illustration
Can also check the online version to the article > here
and be sure to check out Mark's amazing work- the man is a beast! > MATIC
I was recently asked to do a brief interview with artist Khuan Tru > here
There are lots of other artist interviews there as well , with some names you will likely recognize.