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Hydro74 - "Owl" Illustration Time Lapse | Video

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Orlando-based designer Joshua Smith, aka Hydro74, has a singular style all his own. It combines elements from graffiti, tattoo art and vector graphics, blending bold, clean lines with symmetrical shapes and patterns. The result is a body of work that spans the whimsical (a T-shirt design poking fun at Kanye West) to the sublime (mural and corresponding tees for Nike Basketball's tribute to USA Basketball). Principal themes in the designer's oeuvre are heraldry and animals, both of which can be seen in a pen-and-ink owl illustration that Smith creates in a fascinating time-lapse video. Check out the unique perspective of a work in progress following the click.