#49 Hammer & Nail

#49 Hammer & Nail
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Hap­py Labor Day Weekend.

Ham­mer & Nail, #49 in the Amper­Art series, hon­ors all of us who labor for a liv­ing. This edi­tion, Ham­mer & Nail, pays spe­cial trib­ute to those jour­ney­men who build hous­es to give us shel­ter & offices to help us work — like my broth­er Rob and my friend Mike. Rob­bie, I love you like a friend and Mike, I love you like a brother.

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chazsezLOGO-85x64I hope you enjoy your work as much as I do mine. My tool­bag con­tains sev­er­al graph­ics pro­grams, a mon­i­tor & scan­ner, some left­over designers markers from the pre-​digital era, an Xac­to knife which I still use on occa­sion & of course my box of 120 Cray­ola crayons which is always right in front of me. (My favorite Cray­ola col­or is blue-green.)

Some­times I could use a ham­mer, though, when the com­put­er crash­es. On the oth­er hand, it feels good when I nail a logo on the first try.

PRODUCTION NOTES
Orig­i­nal dimen­sions: 20″ x 30″
Pro­gram: Illustrator
Font: Impact (mod­i­fied)
Amper­sand: 8 gauge 16D common
Back­ground: graph​ic​stock​.com

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7 thoughts to “#49 Hammer & Nail”

  1. HI Chaz, I’m way behind on view­ing your Amper­Art. Saw the sil­ver nail amper­sand first, and when I went back to look again, I saw the clever hammer!

  2. I can relate to THIS Poster. Those are two of the things in MY tool­box — plus many oth­ers. Items need­ed to keep the Pen­ny Palace in shape!

    1. It’s that cof­fee that I stir with my favorite spoon, the Mick­ey Mouse spoon you sent to me from your Ebay site (which I’ll be fea­tur­ing real soon) that got my cre­ativ­i­ty going on this one. Thanks, Larry.

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