Jon Sperry – Dogs of Politics

Gearing up for the political season, here is a new promo illustration. This is set up for a magazine spread, but also works well at about postcard size. I’m interested to hear the feedback on this image because I wanted to play off of how each side (Democrat and Republican) sees the other side, but also maybe close to how they see themselves.

I decided to keep the colors mostly solid for a contrast effect, but decided to add some texture in the background to soften the vibration between red and blue.

Here’s an image of part of the inks in progress:


About Jon Sperry

Jon Sperry is a graphic artist with a focus on illustration and packaging graphics. Illustration clients have included The Portland Mercury, Willamette Week, Philadelphia Weekly, Offbeat Magazine (New Orleans, LA).


  1. bellaance

    Reblogged this on Health care through the eyes of a research professional and commented:
    Great piece.

  2. Looks great Jon! Love the energy in the drawings.

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