Created for Tumblr: The Month of Love 2017 Challenge – Innocent
When I hear “innocence” in relation to love, the song “The Birds and the Bees” by Jewel Akens immediately starts playing in my head. The idiom the song is based on is fascinating to me. It reflects parents’ struggle between trying to preserve something pure about their children, yet expresses the necessity in preparing them for their adolescence.
Lucas Durham grew up in a creative environment and was introduced to his first Macintosh computer drawing program by age two. By four, his mom was reading him Heinlein before bed. At six, his bedroom was decorated with prints from sci-fi and comic book artists, including James Gurney, and papered with drawings of his own.
It was inevitable that Lucas would move toward a career in illustration. His formal training began at the American Academy of Art in Chicago, while he independently explored digital illustration software.
As he studied traditional art fundamentals, Lucas developed a passion for the ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.