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Weiland Type

AUGUST 30, 2010: This art work is now for sale! Please contact me for details if you're interested.

Portrait of Scott Weiland (singer of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver) made using the lyrics of "Sex Type Thing" by STP.

Took about 3 hours in Illustrator CS3.

August 2011 - I get a number of people asking about using images from this series as desktop images. If that's what you want to do, go for it, you don't need my permission...
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danwind's avatar
Awensome Job on him, I loved it
dansskolan's avatar
Even if it is not free to use..You art work still be demanded..Your work is awesome..
Hi, could I use this picture in design of my site? I'll show you the result and I promise to post on my site your links (page in social network; site where you sell your portraits, etc.), just send me these links.
CaliburlessSoul's avatar
Sorry, but no. 

I don't allow anyone to use my work in that way.

Thanks for asking though.
Incredible rendition of Mr. Scott Richard Weiland. Lead singer of my favorite band Stone Temple Pilots. \m/
odadivas's avatar
great! nice work
syammydhif's avatar
it's very cool brade
agk97's avatar
I'm confused; I've seen, on other websites, this same piece but the artist was said to be steve butabi, can you resolve any confusion?
CaliburlessSoul's avatar
Wow, thanks for calling that to my attention... This most certainly is a portrait of Scott Weiland and I most certainly am the original artist. It seems the image has been incorrectly credited to a fellow named Steve Butabi on at least one blog though. I'm contacting them to ask for a correction.
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atulperx's avatar
Sir I have featured your artwork in my typography collection and hope you will like it . I have diverted link to your profile for big image view .

80 Amazing Examples of Typography Portraits :thumbsup: :dance:
freaking awesome, its about time you write or record a tutorial cz many of us wants to learn please.
CaliburlessSoul's avatar
It's on my "to do" list... just behind numerous other projects. I'm planning an entire revamp of my gallery on DA with nicer, more color accurate and finished presentation of the various pieces. It'll also feature tutorials on several projects (several of which are not yet uploaded here).

But right now it's summer and, after working all day on a computer, my motivation lacks to continue doing so in the evenings...
looking forward to your other projects and those tuts..
and passion cannot be stopped i believe
denimleaf's avatar
looks like Hunter Thompson
citybuilder's avatar
that is a nice Idea
Ali-chama's avatar
woah, that's awsome.
this looks amazing, great idea to use the lyrics.
Sangiev's avatar
Your wonderful typography has been featured in this News Article ! [link] So hope you'll like it and meet others who does the same type of art :)
If you :heart: then you could :+fav: to show your support :) Comments are also appreciated :)

8000-o-clock's avatar
freakn' awesome. great work, i like how you used the lyrics :)
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This work has been featured in a news article: [link] !
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