Rick Griffin

“At Nathaniel Narbonne High School in the 50’s Rick began copying images from Mad Magazine and then developed his own style of surf doodles. Rick’s friends would pay him 50¢ for an original piece penned on their shirts. Rick was also interested in Hot Rod cars and motorcycles, their decoration being amongst his earliest professional work.”

Sounds like a cool guy yeah? Well check out the posters he was most famous for, work included advertising The Grateful Dead, The Doors and Jimi Hendrix! What a legend in his own right!

 

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