Squijamin Franklin

On a trip to Philadelphia, I noticed an abundance of street art featuring squid tentacles. This graffiti coupled with Benjamin Franklin's prominent presence in the city gave birth to the creature known as Squijamin Franklin.

* Featured on the front page of gallery.wacom.com, May 2015

Squijamin Franklin - "Independence" Variant

With too many ideas to fit into one composition, I created a variant of the original design. Instead of experimenting with electricity, this black & white, bespectacled version of Squijamin is concerned with the signing of the Declaration of Independence.