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The Art of Michael Arthurholtz
Revisiting this project from last year, never posted a finished pic. #pyrography #woodburning with #prismacolor, faux gold, and wood stain on a cedar chest.

Revisiting this project from last year, never posted a finished pic. #pyrography #woodburning with #prismacolor, faux gold, and wood stain on a cedar chest.

Non-traditional custom family crest illustrates the history of a small Ohio family.

This project is the first truly custom family crest I have had the chance to work on, and I’m really happy with the result. I was approached by a young lady who wanted her family’s history illustrated in a crest as a housewarming gift for her parents. She came up with an eclectic list of items to include, each one chosen to represent someone or some event, and wanted to know if I could assemble them into a non-traditional crest complete with a family motto in Latin. I came up with 3 different designs, and it was pretty unanimous that this final design was “the one”…

Custom Family Crest Illustration

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H Custom Family Crest Illustration

H Custom Family Crest Non-traditional custom family crest illustrates the history of a small Ohio family. This project is the first truly custom family crest I have had the chance to work on, and I’m really happy with the result.
Better final shot of my H #monogram #illustration #artistsontumblr #instaart #ink #illustratedmonthly #blackwhite

Better final shot of my H #monogram #illustration #artistsontumblr #instaart #ink #illustratedmonthly #blackwhite

Close up detail of the top section on “H” #monogram #illustration #starofdavid #latinquote #ink

Close up detail of the top section on “H” #monogram #illustration #starofdavid #latinquote #ink

"H" #monogram #illustration finally complete. Lost track of the hours even! #instaart #artistsontumblr #ink #newartwork #myart #blackwhite

"H" #monogram #illustration finally complete. Lost track of the hours even! #instaart #artistsontumblr #ink #newartwork #myart #blackwhite

#WIP Two minutes of stippling in 20 seconds with me and #JustinBeaver #hyperlapse #illustration #monogram

More sketchy details on the H #monogram #familycrest #illustration. Full pics soon!!

More sketchy details on the H #monogram #familycrest #illustration. Full pics soon!!

Sketchy detail on my H #monogram #familycrest Whadd’ya think??

Sketchy detail on my H #monogram #familycrest Whadd’ya think??

What do a beaver, elephant, alligator, and a romantic boat ride have in common? #monogram #familycrest #artistsontumblr

What do a beaver, elephant, alligator, and a romantic boat ride have in common? #monogram #familycrest #artistsontumblr

Strange Family Vineyards #monogram finished and posing for pics! #customlogo #winery #vineyard #california

Strange Family Vineyards #monogram finished and posing for pics! #customlogo #winery #vineyard #california

Been working on this final for the last few days. Will post shots soon…

Been working on this final for the last few days. Will post shots soon…

Lettering away on this Strange #monogram logo. Looking super clean and bold…

Lettering away on this Strange #monogram logo. Looking super clean and bold…