Illustralicious

Hey im Joe Casanova. im a studying illustrator at MICA. Ill be posting all my stuff here cuz it seems like the trendy thing to do.
A piece I did for Broadway. Its for a calender they send out every year for patrons.  Its sort of a competition between me and those in my program to get a spot on the calender. Hopefully they’ll pick mine, but we’ll see.

A piece I did for Broadway. Its for a calender they send out every year for patrons.  Its sort of a competition between me and those in my program to get a spot on the calender. Hopefully they’ll pick mine, but we’ll see.

This is the first piece in a series of illustrations based on the short story The Crying Child by Bruce McAllister. This is where the children are hiding in the groves, unable to move out of fear of something that isn’t there.

This is the first piece in a series of illustrations based on the short story The Crying Child by Bruce McAllister. This is where the children are hiding in the groves, unable to move out of fear of something that isn’t there.

Its been a while since I’ve done anything, I’ve been REALLY lazy this .summer. Here is something quick i did for my grandma’s birthday

Its been a while since I’ve done anything, I’ve been REALLY lazy this .summer. Here is something quick i did for my grandma’s birthday

An icon spot illustration I did on multiverses.

An icon spot illustration I did on multiverses.

septermber asked: Hi, I was just wondering who some of your favorite illustrators are atm

Umm right now i am really into Sachin Teng, Paul Felix, Sam Weber, Frank stockton, Tomer Hanuka, Antione Carrion,Enrique Fernandez, Goni Montez and Victo Ngai.  I have a folder with a lot of other people i occasionally look at but these are my usual go to people for inspiration.

Another piece I did based off of the prompts Soojin Buzelli gives Illustrators for Plansponsor Magazine for my second semester thesis. This is “A Good Defense”.

Another piece I did based off of the prompts Soojin Buzelli gives Illustrators for Plansponsor Magazine for my second semester thesis. This is “A Good Defense”.

A Piece I did for Lifestyles, loosely based on the series “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”

A Piece I did for Lifestyles, loosely based on the series “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”

A small icon spot i did for my astronomy class. I had the topic of the solar system.

A small icon spot i did for my astronomy class. I had the topic of the solar system.

This is the third piece I did based off of the prompts Soojin Buzelli gives Illustrators for Plansponsor Magazine for my second semester thesis. This is “Bells and Whistles”.

This my second piece for my second semester thesis based off of the prompts Soojin Buzelli gives Illustrators for Plansponsor Magazine for my second semester thesis. This is “Finding the Best provider”.

This is my version of a Valentine’s day “card” that I made for my girlfriend. Seeing a how much I like cards, i thought this was a fun way to give a gift and a card at the same time. when she uses the card she will be granted privileges for a fixed duration.

This is my version of a Valentine’s day “card” that I made for my girlfriend. Seeing a how much I like cards, i thought this was a fun way to give a gift and a card at the same time. when she uses the card she will be granted privileges for a fixed duration.

My first set of cloths for my paper dolls for Lifestyles.

My first set of cloths for my paper dolls for Lifestyles.

My naked paper dolls for Lifestyles class.

My naked paper dolls for Lifestyles class.

This is a piece I did based off of the prompts Soojin Buzelli gives Illustrators for Plansponsor Magazine for my second semester thesis. This is “Getting an Upgrade”.

A redo of a piece I did for my Senior thesis on Japanese spirit folklore. This is the Zashiki Warashi A spirit that plays pranks of people, while bringing them fortune. Im not sure how i feel about it. I like it more than the original. it makes my thesis more consistent.

A redo of a piece I did for my Senior thesis on Japanese spirit folklore. This is the Zashiki Warashi A spirit that plays pranks of people, while bringing them fortune. Im not sure how i feel about it. I like it more than the original. it makes my thesis more consistent.