Ink & Pitt Brush pens

Cover of my book for The Sketchbook Project 2011

My theme was ‘Facing Forward’. Most of my images were drawings of mug shots recreated from this amazing book.

Lewis Powell was a part of the conspiracy to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln and all of his possible sucessors. Powell was assigned the task of killing Secretary of State, William Seward. Powell was executed with three other co-conspirators on July 7, 1865.