Since I’m a big baseball geek I was thrilled when I landed this assignment from Humpty Dumpty Magazine. I was also thrilled when they didn’t seem to mind me referencing my team the Toronto Blue Jays, and about to strike out the Red Sox no less! I also decided to make the second baseman a boy version of new Hall-of-Famer Roberto Alomar.
This piece is featured on the back cover and accompanies the poem The Old Ball Game by Lorna Johnson. It’s on shelves now so get yours today!
See full post here: illobits | an illustration blog by Marcus Cutler2011-05-06.