This is is an original illustration done in acrylic paint and prismacolor. Later, the films seen on local TV, everything from the comedies of Abbott & Costello and The Marx Brothers, B Monster movies, and especially the Planet of the Apes series, left a definite imprint in his work. More recently, an interest in Tiki and Pulp Art have been added to the mix.
Incorporating an ever-growing cast of Apes, Tikis, and appearances from the likes of Doc Savage, Tarzan, The Shadow, and more. He is creating a unique narrative through his paintings and sculptures.
Roberts work has appeared on album covers, in publications such as Tiki Magazine and Pinstriping & Kustom Graphics Magazine , The Thing: Artbook and has shown in galleries including Disneylands Wonderground , Harold Golen , M Modern , Creature Features , and Bear & Bird among others. You can also see Roberts work in trading card sets for Topps , Cryptozoic , and Upper Deck on licenses such as Garbage Pail Kids, Wacky Packages, Mars Attacks, Aliens, Star Wars, DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Ghostbusters, Adventure Time and more. Most notably, Robert worked on 8 paintings for the Upper Deck trading card set FIREFLY The Verse.
Robert is also the author and illustrator of the books STRANGEWISE NO. 9, CHIMPS & TIKIS AND RAVEN-HAIRED BEAUTIES: AN ADULT COLORING BOOK, NOSFERATU'S CHRISTMAS IN NEW YORK, LAST CALL AT TIKILANDIA and WEIRD-ASS FACES. The item "Topps Star Wars Masterwork 2015 Sketch Card Obi Wan Kenobi Art 1/1 Jimenez" is in sale since Thursday, September 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Non-Sport Trading Cards\Star Wars Trading Cards\Trading Card Singles".The seller is "zerostreetart" and is located in Hollywood, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.