What is a Louis Vuitton Man Star?
With a wink and a smile, the sexy bartender flips on ESPN and coyly adds, “nice Louis Vuitton.” Our Louis Vuitton Man Star smiles, takes a swig of imported beer, and says, “I know,” with a pause, adding, “Now move your head, you’re blocking the game.”
Most artists don’t write what they are doing when they are painting… directly on the canvas – and that is probably a good thing. Still, I found myself painting a Louis Vuitton bag while watching football, and thought to myself – OK. This is worth noting. Being into fashion and face smashing is perfectly normal. In fact, this is how you can describe… a Louis Vuitton Man Star.
Fashionable football inspired painting after the jump.
I’m not sure what Rex Ryan would have to say about this, but here it is, all set up, ready for the Jet’s and Louis.
A pink sketch, in paint, to secure the composition.
Before I finished the under drawing, I realized this canvas required an interesting, single toned background – final color TBD.
Beginning with the essential colors, yellow and red – hot blooded canvas, capturing the action on TV.
Switching to Cyan, a simple showdown between CYMK + Primary Colors.
Mixing a dirty red-inspired brown to begin the bag-painting process.
Reds on yellow, creating a small hint of purple – the bag is now primarily complete.
Nothing makes my day like some heavy, black outlines.
Green on top of Red… Santa’s suit beneath a Christmas tree.
Detailing with silver and gold in the writing and the bag hardware.
Another round of outlines and details…
Orange was calling me from a distance, and I had to listen. Orange can be persuasive.
And the final, with some sexy Cyan outlines to make the orange pop. Louis Vuitton Man Star – he always looks good and gets the girl… or the guy… he gets what he wants.