Measure Twice, Cut Once (A Look at Sports Artist Tim Carroll)

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul may be popping up here occasionally.]

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A Beauty of a Review:

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I’ve got another great one for you today, this time a review of the recent “Baseball As Art” exhibit that recently took place down in North Carolina, near where Jimmy Parker (“Beauty of a Game”) lives, and which he had the opportunity to check . . . → Read More: A Beauty of a Review: “Baseball As Art” Exhibit

Meet Tim Godden: Illustrator of Baseball Stars

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Uni Watch readers know I will sometimes feature the art and artistry of folks with whom I interact via the Twitter, and today is another one of those days. I’d like everyone to “meet” Tim Godden, who I recently began following and who is quite a skilled . . . → Read More: Meet Tim Godden: Illustrator of Baseball Stars

Another Beauty (of a Game): The Art and Artistry of Jack Davis

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If the art in today’s splash photo looks familiar — it should. It was done by John Burton Davis, Jr., better known as Jack Davis. While Davis is known for his advertising art, magazine covers, film posters, record album art and numerous comic book . . . → Read More: Another Beauty (of a Game): The Art and Artistry of Jack Davis