I tried to go for an old-school, grainy feel with this drawing, similar to the style I did for the George Armstrong drawing. I was lucky enough to meet Mr. Bower in person and have him sign the paper before I started the drawing. Here I am with Mr. Bower:


Nicest gentleman ever, and meeting him was a dream come true for me!

Graphite, 9.5×12.5″, Strathmore Windpower Smooth
Started August 2011, completed (finally!) October 2012


johnny bower, toronto maple leafs, hockey, nhl, graphite, pencil, black and white, canadianmaple09, graham beatty

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  • waynea3
    waynea3almost 2 years ago

    Amazing work Graham. Congratulations.

  • Bobby Dar
    Bobby Daralmost 2 years ago

    Very nice

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