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"Glut Busters"
America's Network Magazine
watercolor and colored pencil
10"x 12"
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"This story was an analysis of various broadband providers to determine the health of their bandwidth capabilities. The cover illustration dealt with unrealistic self-images: the concept was that these corporations were unable to see themselves as severely 'overweight.' "
    "The trick was to try to draw two characters which could conceivably be the same individual at two weights. I was instructed to give him the look of the old characteristic corporate fatcat, although I think the piece would have had a more appropriate modern look if we'd used a less antiquated stereotype." 

—Jon Fraze

fat cats

The illustration as it appeared on the cover of the magazine. It also appeared as the story lead, and altered versions of it were used as spot art in the story.

 ©2001 Advanstar Inc.

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