"Strange Fruit" cover art by Agreda.
I don't know if you remember me, I'm Jose Luis Agreda," the email says. Silly man, of course I do. Striking style he has and lively characters. He apparently, from what his neighbor Pablo Velarde discloses, makes up 50% of working illustrators (Pablo being the other 50%) in this very hot (literally) town in Spain. We are fans. And why not? Take a gander at his blog. The above image is not the typical Agreda image we're used to. This is: