Category Archives: PJ McQuade

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PJ McQuade – Major League Soccer – Futbol Artist Network

I recently teamed up with Futbol Artist Network‘s Creative Director (& illustrator extraordinaire!) Daniel Nyari to produce artwork for the television show, MLS Insider.  Produced by Emmy Award-winner Jonathan Hock, the ground-breaking series moves to a new outlet — KICKTV

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PJ McQuade – Major League Soccer – Futbol Artist Network

I recently teamed up with Futbol Artist Network‘s Creative Director (& illustrator extraordinaire!) Daniel Nyari to produce artwork for the television show, MLS Insider.  Produced by Emmy Award-winner Jonathan Hock, the ground-breaking series moves to a new outlet — KICKTV

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PJ McQuade – Children’s Institute cover – Chalkboard Portraits

I recently did a cover for the Spring 2014 issue of Children’s Institute, creating 4 portraits of Oregon’s best superintendents in a chalk on blackboard style. Check it out!      

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PJ McQuade – Children’s Institute cover – Chalkboard Portraits

I recently did a cover for the Spring 2014 issue of Children’s Institute, creating 4 portraits of Oregon’s best superintendents in a chalk on blackboard style. Check it out!      

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PJ McQuade – Grantland – Paula Deen, March Madness and Ron Lester’s Varisty Blues

Here are 3 illustrations I did for Grantland recently. The first two below were for the website – Portraits of announcers Verne Lundquist & Bill Raftery, NCAA March Madness Icons and another for an article about actor Ron Lester, who

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PJ McQuade – Grantland – Paula Deen, March Madness and Ron Lester’s Varisty Blues

Here are 3 illustrations I did for Grantland recently. The first two below were for the website – Portraits of announcers Verne Lundquist & Bill Raftery, NCAA March Madness Icons and another for an article about actor Ron Lester, who

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PJ McQuade – Stephen King & SMAUG

    My print for Hero Complex Gallery ‘King for a Day’, an art tribute to Stephen King’s works, opening on March 21st, 2014 in Los Angeles. A portion of all proceeds of the show will benefit Mr. King’s charity

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PJ McQuade – Stephen King & SMAUG

    My print for Hero Complex Gallery ‘King for a Day’, an art tribute to Stephen King’s works, opening on March 21st, 2014 in Los Angeles. A portion of all proceeds of the show will benefit Mr. King’s charity

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PJ McQuade – ODE to GEEK

When I was first asked to create a print for the Generation Geek gallery show in Bourges, France for Geek-Art, I was surprisingly stumped.  Not because I couldn’t think of what to do, but because there were too many options. 

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PJ McQuade – ODE to GEEK

When I was first asked to create a print for the Generation Geek gallery show in Bourges, France for Geek-Art, I was surprisingly stumped.  Not because I couldn’t think of what to do, but because there were too many options. 

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PJ McQuade – The Karate Kid: Final Fight – Bottleneck Gallery

Wax On, Wax Off. Show me paint the fence. Mercy is for the weak. What is the problem Mr. Lawrence? I want him out of commission. Sweep the Leg. Finish him! You’re all right, LaRusso! The Karate Kid is a

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PJ McQuade – The Karate Kid: Final Fight – Bottleneck Gallery

Wax On, Wax Off. Show me paint the fence. Mercy is for the weak. What is the problem Mr. Lawrence? I want him out of commission. Sweep the Leg. Finish him! You’re all right, LaRusso! The Karate Kid is a

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PJ McQuade – 2014 Geeky Valentine’s Day Card Extravaganza and More!

Geeky Valentine’s Day cards, stickers, ornaments and prints now available through my store. Available individually or pack of 2, 5 & 10.  Card/sticker combo listing as well.   Check em all out here! https://www.etsy.com/shop/castlemcquade

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PJ McQuade – 2014 Geeky Valentine’s Day Card Extravaganza and More!

Geeky Valentine’s Day cards, stickers, ornaments and prints now available through my store. Available individually or pack of 2, 5 & 10.  Card/sticker combo listing as well.   Check em all out here! https://www.etsy.com/shop/castlemcquade

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PJ McQuade – Time Bandits – Hero Complex Gallery

  Created for Hero Complex Gallery, their latest exhibition, “IMAGINED WORLDS: The Imagined Worlds of del Toro, Gilliam, Kubrick, Lynch & Scott” Had to go with Terry Gilliam’s classic Time Bandits, such a great flick.  This is one of my

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PJ McQuade – Time Bandits – Hero Complex Gallery

  Created for Hero Complex Gallery, their latest exhibition, “IMAGINED WORLDS: The Imagined Worlds of del Toro, Gilliam, Kubrick, Lynch & Scott” Had to go with Terry Gilliam’s classic Time Bandits, such a great flick.  This is one of my

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PJ McQuade – MAD Magazine – White House Website Down

Check it out, I got an illustration in this month’s MAD Magazine!  Issue #525. The Dumbest Things of 2013. Full page spoof of the box office bomb White House Down and the rollout of Healthcare.gov, starring Barack Obama and Kathleen

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PJ McQuade – MAD Magazine – White House Website Down

Check it out, I got an illustration in this month’s MAD Magazine!  Issue #525. The Dumbest Things of 2013. Full page spoof of the box office bomb White House Down and the rollout of Healthcare.gov, starring Barack Obama and Kathleen

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PJ McQuade’s “Star Wars & More” Christmas Store Extravaganza 2013!

The 2013 Star Wars Christmas cards are here!  4 new ones – Yoda Claus, Cantina Scene, Echo Base Christmas Eve and Jabba Bells. The 2011 & 2012 cards are available as well. Lando Mistletoe, Chewbacca The Red Nosed Reindeer, Salacious

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PJ McQuade’s “Star Wars & More” Christmas Store Extravaganza 2013!

The 2013 Star Wars Christmas cards are here!  4 new ones – Yoda Claus, Cantina Scene, Echo Base Christmas Eve and Jabba Bells. The 2011 & 2012 cards are available as well. Lando Mistletoe, Chewbacca The Red Nosed Reindeer, Salacious

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PJ McQuade – Some Steamy Subway Reading – Toronto Life

Illustration about the new book Gabriel’s Redemption. The ladies are digging it.

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PJ McQuade – Some Steamy Subway Reading – Toronto Life

Illustration about the new book Gabriel’s Redemption. The ladies are digging it.

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PJ McQuade – God Hates This Show – The Progressive Theater Workshop

  I recently teamed up with producer Will Brumley, writer/director John J. Caswell, Jr. & The Progressive Theater Workshop to design and illustrate a 24×36″ poster for their new show, God Hates This Show, a cabaret event that skewers the

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PJ McQuade – God Hates This Show – The Progressive Theater Workshop

  I recently teamed up with producer Will Brumley, writer/director John J. Caswell, Jr. & The Progressive Theater Workshop to design and illustrate a 24×36″ poster for their new show, God Hates This Show, a cabaret event that skewers the

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PJ McQuade – The Fab Five & The Cleveland Browns – Grantland

Recent illustrations for Grantland.  Both were next day assignments. The below was for article on their website about how the Cleveland Browns were blowing up the franchise because of the recent trade of running back Trent Richardson. http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/9697327/game-changers This one

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PJ McQuade – The Fab Five & The Cleveland Browns – Grantland

Recent illustrations for Grantland.  Both were next day assignments. The below was for article on their website about how the Cleveland Browns were blowing up the franchise because of the recent trade of running back Trent Richardson. http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/9697327/game-changers This one

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PJ McQuade – The Good, The Bad & The Walking Dead – AMC/Hero Complex Gallery

  Hero Complex Gallery , in collaboration with AMC, is excited to announce their biggest exhibition of the year, invading Los Angeles on Friday, October 11th, from 7-10pm, on the eve of the Season 4 premiere of AMC’s The Walking

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PJ McQuade – The Good, The Bad & The Walking Dead – AMC/Hero Complex Gallery

  Hero Complex Gallery , in collaboration with AMC, is excited to announce their biggest exhibition of the year, invading Los Angeles on Friday, October 11th, from 7-10pm, on the eve of the Season 4 premiere of AMC’s The Walking

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PJ McQuade – Toronto Life & Columbus Monthly

The above illustration was for Toronto Life. It was for an article about the grudge match politics between Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and Dianne Wynne, the Premiere of Ontario. Looking for an odd Halloween costume? Columbus Monthly’s got you covered. 

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PJ McQuade – Toronto Life & Columbus Monthly

The above illustration was for Toronto Life. It was for an article about the grudge match politics between Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and Dianne Wynne, the Premiere of Ontario. Looking for an odd Halloween costume? Columbus Monthly’s got you covered. 

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PJ McQuade – The Hollywood Reporter

Illustration for The Hollywood Reporter about NFL pre-game shows and all the shoulder TV programming related to the NFL, otherwise known as the halo effect. The concept was to have a big football player (in an NFL jersey, holding a

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PJ McQuade – The Hollywood Reporter

Illustration for The Hollywood Reporter about NFL pre-game shows and all the shoulder TV programming related to the NFL, otherwise known as the halo effect. The concept was to have a big football player (in an NFL jersey, holding a

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PJ McQuade – Nintendo Tribute – Zelda, Mario & Metroid

I created these for the 3NES group show at the Bottleneck gallery.  3NES is a group art show organized by illustrator Chogrin at Bottleneck Gallery in Brooklyn featuring a variety of artwork honoring three of Nintendo’s most popular video games

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PJ McQuade – Nintendo Tribute – Zelda, Mario & Metroid

I created these for the 3NES group show at the Bottleneck gallery.  3NES is a group art show organized by illustrator Chogrin at Bottleneck Gallery in Brooklyn featuring a variety of artwork honoring three of Nintendo’s most popular video games

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‘Breaking Bad’ Illustration Special!

With the final season of Breaking Bad premiering last night, we thought it would be the perfect time to showcase some of Illo Confidential’s Breaking Bad inspired illustrations, featuring work by Brian Taylor, Kelsey Dake, Mike Freiheit, Alex Fine, Kyle

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‘Breaking Bad’ Illustration Special!

With the final season of Breaking Bad premiering last night, we thought it would be the perfect time to showcase some of Illo Confidential’s Breaking Bad inspired illustrations, featuring work by Brian Taylor, Kelsey Dake, Mike Freiheit, Alex Fine, Kyle

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PJ McQuade – My new book, Should This Octopus Have Fewer Legs? – Adams Media

Well, BIG NEWS!  My new book is officially out today, July18th.  It’s called Should This Octopus Have Fewer Legs? published by Adams Media. I worked on it last year for about 3 months and somehow managed to keep it all

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PJ McQuade – My new book, Should This Octopus Have Fewer Legs? – Adams Media

Well, BIG NEWS!  My new book is officially out today, July18th.  It’s called Should This Octopus Have Fewer Legs? published by Adams Media. I worked on it last year for about 3 months and somehow managed to keep it all

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PJ McQuade – Ray Harryhausen’s Medusa & Cyclops – Bottleneck Gallery

I was recently part of the Bottleneck Gallery’s Where is My Mind? show.  I chose to honor a King of my childhood, the incomparable Ray Harryhausen.  Even though his movies came out before my time, his monsters & creatures really

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PJ McQuade – Ray Harryhausen’s Medusa & Cyclops – Bottleneck Gallery

I was recently part of the Bottleneck Gallery’s Where is My Mind? show.  I chose to honor a King of my childhood, the incomparable Ray Harryhausen.  Even though his movies came out before my time, his monsters & creatures really