So today I got the email from the man himself, Aaron Draplin. This was actually the original sticker that I started with in the series and was so happy when I got his response. Hopefully tomorrow we will be posting a few big thing for this project!
Additionally, this dribbble shot is dedicated to Mr. Jim Draplin, thank you for raising such an amazing son. I know that he will forever be missed.
Created with the Focus Lab team
4 months ago
Another great work - and i can sense what this means to you, @Rocky.
@Axel Herrmann Thanks man! When I was about to graduate from college and had just gone through my portfolio show, the weekend after I went to a design conference where he was speaking and was able to talk to him and buy a bunch of stuff from him. In just that short time I talked to him and he spoke at the conference I became completely reenergized after about 9 months of hard work to get through my show. So he will definitely always be one of my idols and a great source of inspiration. (:
Thanks for sharing this @Rocky - great inspiration for sure. :)
@Axel Herrmann No problem man!
Very cool Love that guy! nice work.
@Kyle Van Cleave Thanks man!
@derric Haha Thanks and I don't think I've ever met someone who didn't like him.
boom. nice work
@Russ Pate Haha Thanks man and good guess on the mystery shot.lol
A rock solid illustration of the big guy. Great job! Looking forward to seeing what's next!
@Mitchell Watts Thanks man!
Theres the big guy!!! Keep up the good work bud
@Eric Stanley Thanks man!
Great work sir!
Oh man...those are so sweet.
@Rocky Roark so goooood! Keep up the amazing work my man.
@Keith Burnson Thanks man!
looks just like him! haha
I love the the way you do the little detail lines in these, really adds to the personality.
Love this Rocky and I will definitely be slapping one of these on something! I also met Draplin just about a month ago, the man is as humble and genuine as they come. I was super inspired and reenergized after meeting him and hearing him speak.
@Amy Hood Haha Thanks, I'm definitely very very proud of this one!
@Brad Colbow Thanks man! it can be tedious but fun.
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