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Canvas Print

Nicolai Troshinsky (troshinsky)

Watermelon Man 2

by Nicolai Troshinsky

Fine art print on bright white, fine poly-cotton blend, matte canvas using latest generation Epson archival inks. Individually trimmed and hand stretched museum wrap over 1-1/2" deep wood stretcher bars. Includes wall hanging hardware.


Illustration for an unpublished book originally comissioned by a french publishing house about a man obsessed with watermelons.

These illustrations won the prize at the CJ Picture Book Awards 2010 in South Korea.

Technique is pen a colored pencils on paper.

PAUL PiERROt commented on December 12, 2011 12:12pm
thumbs up! :D
Nicolai Troshinsky commented on December 12, 2011 12:15pm
Thanks Paul, I´m happy to see a rejected work finding its public elsewhere!
Amelia Senville commented on December 12, 2011 12:17pm
Great work!
i am gao commented on December 12, 2011 9:39pm
love your style
BingoBongo commented on March 3, 2012 2:49pm
fabulous work!
Marcelo Romero commented on March 13, 2012 11:46pm
that's so beautiful
Rachel Caldwell commented on January 12, 2013 8:02am
Raissa Santos commented on March 27, 2013 12:30am
Aww! This is amazing, I wish I knew what the story was about.
Nicolai Troshinsky commented on March 27, 2013 5:14pm
Thank you! The story was about a man obsessed with having a perfect watermelon field, and failing. The text wasn't great, in my oppinion. Sadly the publishing house refused my illustrations for it.
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