My art teacher said that a print of this should be posted in all Starbucks establishments. Heck yeah, I'd be rich!
Done as an art assignment where we had to select a piece and recreate something about it, the artist's style, whatever. I chose Jim Dine's Two Blackish Robes
and just stuck a random guy in the robe. I was thinking of some scary-uncle-who-takes-in-the-kids-in-Victorian-children's-book type character. (Yeah, Count Olaf!) That coffee mug was originally going to be a candle.
Thanks to ~taintofinnocence
for dubbing him Joe, which was a natural thing to do.
I CAN'T GET RID OF THAT LINE DOWN THE MIDDLE FROM SCANNING IT IN PIECES ARRRRRGH
Acrylic paint on watercolor paper, editting in Photoshop 7. (should have used matte varnish...)