Michael Witte was one of the new wave of illustrator/cartoonists for the New Yorker back in the 90s (as seen in the previous post showing Santa deluged with Christmas list faxes). Witte had a fluid style that worked with all the slick magazines from Time to Rolling Stone. He's heavily into sports, as this piece shows from a self-promo, nicely reminiscent of the factoid comics of yesteryear.
And, uh, sports has a number of facets suitable for rendering:
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My name is Thom Buchanan.
I'm an artist and photographer.
People are my favorite subjects to portray in art and photos. My wife (and studio partner) has called that my 'people skills', as I've been passionately creating portrait studies for many years.
I refer to myself as a pictorialist, a combination of image-making and journalist. Images are my life.