Inktober 2019

Inktober 2019

Every October, artists around the world dedicate themselves to drawing every day for an entire month. This challenge, called Inktober, gives illustrators the chance to freely test new styles, draw unexpected subject matter, and get to know their community. This ambitious project is admirable to attempt as a busy freelance illustrator. Keep scrolling to take […]

John Jay Cabuay | Chronicle Books

John Jay Cabuay | Chronicle Books

John Jay Cabuay illustrated Get Up, Stand Up, a new picture book written by Bob Marley’s daughter, Cedella Marley, and published by Chronicle Books. The story is an adaptation of the musician’s iconic song. Publisher’s Weekly wrote a beautiful review, stating, “Cabuay supports the lyrics with the kinetic flair of a music video in boldly […]

John Jay Cabuay | Backstage

John Jay Cabuay | Backstage

John Jay Cabuay illustrated the cover for Backstage’s 2019 Emmy’s issue. His image features Daenerys Targaryen from the Emmy award winning show Game of Thrones. See more of John Jay’s work here.    

John Jay Cabuay | Washington Post

John Jay Cabuay | Washington Post

John Jay Cabuay’s colorful illustration for The Washington Post’s KidsPost section brightened up our morning. See more of John Jay’s work here.

John Jay Cabuay | Deloitte Insights

John Jay Cabuay | Deloitte Insights

John Jay Cabuay was asked to illustrate a conceptual editorial spread to accompany the article, “Engaging Workers as Consumers” for Deloitte Insights. See more work by John here.

John Jay Cabuay | D Magazine

John Jay Cabuay | D Magazine

John Jay Cabuay has illustrated a portrait of the incredible band members of Fleetwood Mac for D Magazine as a part of their calendar of events. See more portraits by John Jay here.  

John Jay Cabuay | Texas Highway Magazine

John Jay Cabuay | Texas Highway Magazine

John Jay Cabuay was recently commissioned to create full-page illustrations for the December issue of Texas Highways magazine. In the article, “A Solo Traveler Takes A Road Trip Through Her State of Mind” writer, Sarah Hepola, writes an ode to the solo female road trip. John Jay’s is able to capture a sense of independence of the […]

John Jay Cabuay | Boston University, School of Public Health Magazine

John Jay Cabuay | Boston University, School of Public Health Magazine

Illustrator, John Jay Cabuay created a lovely series of six full-page portraits for Boston University’s School of Public Health Magazine. The issue was devoted to highlighting members of the BU community that are change leaders in public health education. Sandro Galea, Dean of the School of Public Health, was extremely happy with this edition of the […]

John Jay Cabuay | Deloitte

John Jay Cabuay | Deloitte

Client: Deloitte | Description: John Jay creates colorful textural illustrations of consumers for the feature, “The Great Retail Bifurcation,” which takes a microscopic view of retail trends. Read the study here View John Jay’s portfolio                      

Best Portraits

Best Portraits

Last week, with the passing of Stephen Hawking, Daniel Baxter posted his tribute to who the Gaurdian described as “scientist’s brightest star.” The portrait was shared by artists, industry leaders like the Workbook, but also by many celebrating the life of Hawking, showing the power in portraiture. Daniel’s uniquely styled portrait reminds of how there […]

Super-Sized University Projects

Super-Sized University Projects

College and University publications are a vital part of a school’s communication strategy, and our illustrators continue to receive interesting assignments. However, universities’ creative needs go beyond editorial to include permanent installations, promotional and advertising campaigns and interactive media. Two recent projects by Rapp artists John Jay Cabuay and Daniel Hertzberg are excellent examples of […]

John Jay Cabuay | Best of Buddies

John Jay Cabuay | Best of Buddies

Client: Best of Buddies | Description: John’s super cute illustrations for this children’s book titled, “I Was Born for This!” Check out John’s portfolio here  

The Best of 2016!

The Best of 2016!

Once again we asked each of our illustrators to submit their favorite piece from the past year. We are honored to represent such an amazingly talented group of artists and are proud to present this year’s collection of work. The images are grouped by theme so be sure to make your way all the way […]