/ by Michael Arthur


"Sometimes the fast and simple drawings capture the most. This drawing of the charismatic Champagne Jerry is a case in point. Drawn during Champagne Jerry’s first solo set at the Pub, this brush drawing catches the essence of Neal Medlyn’s character as he invents it. I remember thinking I was going to add color and then thinking again. I’m glad I went for restraint—not a characteristic Neal Medlyn is known for, but it works here!"

Champagne Jerry at Joe’s Pub…