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Postby downforcemedia on Fri Jun 09, 2017 11:58 pm

Love all of these!!
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Postby statik on Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:07 pm

If you haven't already, be sure to check out this post. Putting together a thank you gift for the devil. I could use a few more names

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Postby letstalkprints on Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:34 pm

First I'd like to thank a cool EB member for hooking me up with this Robert Bruno "Jokers" original. I plan on having it framed by FD. I know that Doug will have a lot of good ideas but I also wanted to see if anyone on here had any suggestions.

It measures 8" x 12" so not sure how much space to work with because don't want frame to dwarf it. And it is pencil but I'm not afraid of colors / art on the matting or frame. The print is so cool that I think Doug's work would just make the whole thing crazy cool.

I'm thinking black frame. I don't want any bats or mention of Batman because this is all Joker here. Thinking of the colors purple, green, and orange for matting. Maybe split the color down the difference. Maybe he can use / draw joker cards on the matting with the ones from "Batman" on the left and the ones from "Dark Knight" on the left. Maybe the cards can be colored purple, green, or orange.

I definetely want at least one quote from each film on it somewhere, Batman quote on left and Dark Knight quote on right. Was thinking "Haven't you ever heard of the healing power of laughter?" and "Why so serious?". There are so many quotes I love from Dark Knight thugh (Whatever doesn't kill you makes you stranger, Madness is like gravity all it takes is a little push, I'm not a monster I'm just ahead of the curve, Introduce a little anarchy, etc). I don't want to litter it with quotes though.

Unless maybe on top the matting to the right of print can be "HAH" and the right "AHA" or "The" above print and "Joker" below. The letters of each word can maybe be made out of the words of a quote from each?

Finally, the scene in Batman where The Joker is at the art museum (I think this is where many artists today were influenced, sic) I am definetely thinking of an image somewhere of Joker's handprints and his cursive writing "Joker was here!" that was in purple (that he painted on a piece of art in museum).

A lot of ideas, too many. Would love to hear other ideas or to help me widdle mine down! And I didn't even mention anything on the frame itself just mainly the matting.
Btw, the regular edition print is here: http://expressobeans.com/public/detail.php/233950

Thanks for any and all suggestions (to the FD fans and customers, others can save time if suggest to get a reg frame not gonna happen).

Thanks again!

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Postby jjttdw on Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:33 pm

My advice is to give it to him, tell him to do something cool with it and ask when you can pick it up. I did it with bomber on page one of this thread and am happy I did so.
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Postby cire85 on Wed Jun 20, 2018 5:13 pm

New to site,

Recently had Doug do a couple of prints and now seem to have a cycle going with him. Great and wonderful guy, here's a recent piece I had done by him.
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