Kerry G. Johnson Caricatures, Graphics & Illustrations
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Oversized caricatures of preschoolers

Had the opportunity to illustrate some oversized caricatures for my building’s child care center. The shown kids are heading to kindergarten in the Fall.

Harambee Hills makes Editor's Pick

Just learned the Mother’s Day (May 8, 2011) Edition of Harambee Hills, the comic strip I co-created with my wife made the “Editor’s Pick” section on GoComics.com. Thank you editors! http://www.comicssherpa.com/site/home.html?list=choice

Kerry with Nikola Tesla

In 2010, I illustrated a comic book inspired by the real-life adventures of the scientist, Nikola Tesla for the American Physical Society for its blog PhysicsCentral: Buzz Blog.

Red

Here’s an original image I created to be used for a party invitation. The woman dressed in red and white, has many sisterly friends and enjoys collecting elephants. I wanted to show the original hand-drawn pencil sketch, along with the finished, computer-generated, Adobe Illustrator (vector) version.

Color Me Physics is a series of books that I illustrated and published by PhysicsCentral.com created with the goal of introducing children to physics is a fun and exciting way. In addition, to the popular Spectra superhero comic books, PhysicsCentral provides both coloring and games/puzzles books about famous physicists. Visit this link: http://www.physicscentral.com/experiment/colormephysics/index.cfm

All_three_Spectra_Covers

Here’s the third installment of the adventures of the laser-powered superhero Spectra. In this comic that I illustrate for the American Physical Society and PhysicsCentral.com, we see the first appearance of General Leslie J. Relativity, a gruff, distinguished military veteran. When he comes to teach at Spectra’s school everyone becomes curious about his mysterious experiments [...]

AIP Child Care Center staff caricature

I had the opportunity to create a huge (2 feet x 6 feet) vertical caricature for the instructors at a local child care center. I know these women well, because my son attended the facility for three years when he was younger. The football player was a staffer who was not there on picture day.

From a recent press write-up: Kerry G. Johnson: Award-winning cartoonist encourages children to follow their artistic dreams What does it take to become a successful cartoonist and caricaturist? That was one of the many questions asked of Kerry G. Johnson, an award-winning cartoonist, caricaturist and graphic designer, who spoke recently to a group of children [...]

Troy Polamalu caricature illustration

Troy Polamalu caricature illustration Here was a fun project. A tractor retailer wanted a caricature of Pittsburgh Steeler Troy Polamulu riding atop a tractor for his Super Bowl party. It was an inside joke for his family and friends. It was an interesting assignment and since I am a Steelers fan, I enjoyed the challenge.

Welcome to the latest addition of the websites of caricaturist and illustrator Kerry G. Johnson. I am gradually transferring all my recent project work to this online location.