Food Fight Blog — work
Want to see the Severe Snacks in beautiful high resolution, and check out other projects I've been up to? I now have a portfolio site, sandragibbons.net, and some exciting news. My project, Tender Buttons: OBJECTS, illustrating the Gertrude Stein Book, was acquired by the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University. You can view or download scans of any of the drawings via their Digital Collections. Here's a food-themed drawing from the series: I hope you'll check it out! Best,
With my major tee supplier (American Apparel) on the fritz, I've taken the Summer 2016 t-shirt line down from severesnacks.com. I'm currently treating these drawings to a re-design, using all of the tricks and techniques I've learned in my first year as a tee designer. Basically, I've decided to move away from the handprinted look, toward a bold, graphic style that's really going to pop on a tee. Pictured here is those classic boxing ice cream cones getting their colors perfected, using the color swatches from my t-shirt printing and fulfillment company, Printful. Coming soon: fresh Bella + Canvas tees,...
Check out this rad coloring video of the a page from the Severe Snacks Coloring Book, made by ColorBooking: I also have been experimenting with snacks animations, here is the first one: I look forward to making more, and am always open to requests and suggestions.
I spent a day in bed with a sinus infection, and colored a rude bunch of zombie donut holes from the Severe Snacks Coloring Book: If you have any pictures you've colored from Severe Snacks Coloring Book, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll post them here on the blog and on my Instagram page.
Need to stuff a couple stockings? I'm pleased to introduce the darling, hand-painted Poor Meatball! Notebook to the Severe Snacks Universe! Order by December 18th and your books will definitely make it there before Santa...