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June 15, 2017

Chris Whetzel created a portrait illustration of Chance the Rapper for the cover of Tampa Bay Times’ Weekend section. The article recommended that other indie musicians learn from Chance’s rise using aspects of the digital age (YouTube, social media, etc) to reach their audience directly. (more)

June 1, 2017

Chris Whetzel’s cover illustration for Miami New Times was a fun one for him: simple yet effective. (more)

March 30, 2017

Chris Whetzel’s powerful NCAA Preview cover illustration for the LA Times this month reminds us that there’s no such thing as too much March Madness! Scroll down to see some great sketches, too… (more)

February 1, 2017

Chris Whetzel’s action-packed section opener illustration for the Los Angeles Times accompanied an article discussing the direction the stock market might take under the new POTUS.  (more)

January 6, 2017

When The Washington Post assembled its list of “50 Great Illustrations from 2016,” it inevitably included a number of memorable images by artists from Theispot. (more)

December 5, 2016

Chris Whetzel’s flaming cover illustration for LA Weekly accompanied a feature on the alleged arson of the Da Vinci complex, which was an entire block of wooden buildings. (more)

November 3, 2016

Chris Whetzel illustrated the cover for a special NBA Season Preview section of the Los Angeles Times(more)

October 11, 2016

Chris Whetzel’s illustration for The Boston Globe accompanied an article about how using rituals in one’s daily life can often bring about unexpected benefits. (more)

August 1, 2016

Chris Whetzel illustrated a fast and fun assignment for the Washington Post to accompany an article about how horror movies frequently provide metaphors for political commentary. (more)

June 27, 2016

Chris Whetzel was commissioned by an investment magazine to illustrate an article about how some countries are nationalizing their resources to maximize their own profits rather than those of private companies. This clearly called for Chris’s “revolution style”! (more)