John Kurtz Original Illustration Art. Exquisite multi color pencil drawing of Winnie the Pooh and Roo from the 2009 book "Goodbye Honeypot." This art was done on 11 x 17 acid free Bristol board using color pencils and is signed by the artist (2022). Using the original art as a guide and using a different medium gives this art a new and different feel from the watercolor airbrush look from the book. In Excellent condition. Copy of book cover included. Certificate of Authenticity from the Cricket Gallery.
John Kurtz is a master of the lost art of illustration, using paints, ink, pencils, airbrushes and more to conjure the imagery that has brought joy to so many. Over his long career, he’s created work for publishers like Disney Press and Scholastic, done character work for Cartoon Network, Sesame Street and Nickelodeon, and crafted memorable advertising for Coca-Cola. With over 25 Winnie the Pooh books in his pocket, it’s a safe bet that you grew up with John’s artwork, or shared it with children of your own.
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