This piece is inspired by the legendary Ancient Greek warrior, who was rewarded for his heroic efforts by having a vulnerable part of the foot named after him. I guess it could be worse: he could have some other body part named after him.
Tags: art, shoe, illustration, artwork, heel
Hard-nosed, headstrong and often hated, he hesitates at nothing-he’ll even hit a haymaker with a hammer… H is for Heel Part of my series, The ABC's of Pro Wrestling, these illustrations are an homage to the crazy entertainment sport that is professional wrestling. They are informed visually by mid century underground 60's comics, hot rod illustration art and vintage t-shirt graphics. They are informed ideologically, by the ten-year-old wrestling junkie that lives in the basement of my mind.
Tags: heel, pwg, nwa, lucha, wrestler