Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Thursday, September 29, 2005

Alfred Hitchcock Movie Art

This is an original, one of a kind, silhouette art piece depicting Alfred Hitckcock and elements from several of his most famous films, including Psycho, Rear Window, The Birds and North By NorthWest.

Please visit my About me page to learn more about me and my artwork. Thank you! Karl Johnson

I can do custom orders, so if you have a favorite movie or other theme you would like to have depicted let me know!

Wednesday, July 27, 2005

Special Silhouette Family Wall

This is a grouping of silhouettes that I did for a family. Each silhouette is framed in an 11x14 frame.

Tuesday, July 12, 2005

Double Silhouette

old cpl sil
Originally uploaded by Karl Johnson.
This is a sample of a double silhouette. You can order this on my ordering page.

Monday, June 20, 2005

My dog Bart

Pet silhouettes are also available. Here is a silhouette cutting I did of my new puppy Bart. I used a cream colored paper then mounted the silhouette to a blue background.

Bart silhouette

Monday, May 16, 2005

Kips Bay Design House

Karl created these giant silhouettes for the Kip's Bay Designer Show House in NYC in 2005. It might not be clear in the photograph, but these silhouettes are over 3 feet tall.



Sunday, May 15, 2005

Business logo design

This is a layout I did for an internet baked goods company. The image of Granny and her cooking tools are all cut freehand. I created the text on my computer.

granny annies logo 2 brownies jpeg

Saturday, May 14, 2005

Silhouette of Painter

I did this one for a client who wanted a silhouette of an artist.

Book Cover

I did this artwork for a book cover for the soon to be published "Holy Silence". I cut the entire illustration out of a single piece of black paper.

book cover

holy silence cover tiff

Friday, May 13, 2005

Three Bears Silhouette

Custom Bears Silhouette
Visit to order your silhouettes.

3 bears

Sibling Silhouettes

I did these silhouettes for a mother of five children who each had their own specific interest or activity they wanted depicted.

Monday, May 02, 2005

How to order silhouettes.

You can order silhouette portraits online at

Karl can do all kinds of custom artwork including orginal hand cut silhouettes. See some pictures here for samples of what he can do.

Tuesday, April 12, 2005

Saturday, March 26, 2005

Larger Silhouettes

I can also create silhouette portraits of different sizes. Such as this 9x12 of a young boy.

large boy

Wedding Invitation

This is a pair of reversed silhouettes I did for Elegant Bride Magazine. They used them in their Spring 2005 edition showcasing interesting wedding invitation ideas.

man woman

Saturday, March 19, 2005

Girl playing tennis

I did this silhouette of a young girl playing tennis for her room. It was one of twelve different images of her and her family engaged in all kinds of activities. Each one was done in a different color.

girl playing tennis

Friday, March 18, 2005