10.02.09 by Jeff

Matthew Hollings

Portraits by Matthew Hollings.

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • i’ve already seen this one of Thom Yorke, but the Pete Doherty one was a surprise for me… i love the details on fingers, nails and rings.

  • everyone draws Thom Yorke haha i guess he does have an interesting face

  • Hollings should watch out that Crystal Castles doesn’t steal that Madonna painting for their next album.

  • Nattack

    that’s definitely the one-sheet to “Last Days”, not actually Cobain.
    But beautiful just the same. They all are.

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  • wow, these are awesome. they are so realistic. i love thom york.

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  • Matthew

    They’re great any more ?

  • adrian

    Nattack; good call on the “last days”, I thought so.

  • Renata D

    would mind sharing with us what softwares you used to make these beautiful portraits? Im specially puzzled about those brush effects- I’m assuming they’re all handmade and then you use digital effects on them?
    amazing work!
    greetings from brazil!





02.12.16 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: December

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Here’s this month’s Reader Submissions post! Please share your work here if you’d like to be considered for a feature on Booooooom. The comments allow images to be attached so make sure post an image along with a link to your website.

One of the things that makes Booooooom unique is all the encouraging comments people send back and forth on these monthly submission posts. If you’re going to share your work please take an extra second to leave a nice comment on someone else’s work!

Voting up work is like high-fiving that person and it also helps us see what work you guys like! Remember, even if your work isn’t featured on the main site these posts can send some decent traffic to your portfolio! The link at the bottom will open up this full post, simply scroll down and use the commenting system to submit your work.

 

Submission guidelines:

 1. Please don’t flood the comments with a dozen images, just post 1 image that represents your best work along with 1 link.

2. If you see good work posted by someone upvote it so it appears at the top. This is not just a nice thing to do, it helps me see what work you actually like.

3. You can/should also encourage people who are sharing good work here! Comment on their posts and let them know you like what they’re doing. I really want to foster a community here, and this is a simple way you can connect with other people making work.

4. Keep in mind your post may not show up right away because it has an image attached. It may need to be manually approved first so don’t freak out and post a million times, once is enough.

 

SUBMIT WORK / LEAVE A COMMENT

02.12.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Roby Dwi Antono

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A selection of surreal work by artist Roby Dwi Antono, based in Yoyakarta, Indonesia. Would love to see more work from this part of the world. Wow. If you know of others please send recommendations! More images below.

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02.12.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Fred Lahache

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A selection of recent work by Paris-based photographer Fred Lahache (click here for previous post). More images below!

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02.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Sarah Awad

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A selection of paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Sarah Awad (click here for previous post). More images below.

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02.12.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Jang Koal

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Drawings by artist Jang Koal. More images below.

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