Late Night Work Club: Ghost Stories

Illustration // Wednesday, January 30, 2013
'Late Night Work Club is a loose, rotating collective of indie animators. That is, animators who do independent, non-commercial work. It’s an excuse to bring a whole bunch of people together to make something great, and also to promote the work of the artists involved. Some of the best, most personal, experimental and vital animation going right now is happening on the internet. It’s being made late at night when other people have gone to sleep and on weekends when everyone else is out...'

Pig Goat Banana Mantis

Illustration // Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Growing up in the Ren and Stimpy generation, I can't help but get excited about this kind of animation. 'Pig Goat Banana Mantis' was created with Dave Cooper’s drawings, Johnny Ryan’s writing, and Nick Cross’s animation. Dave Cooper (born 1967) is a cartoonist, commercial illustrator and a graphic designer who lives in Ottawa, Canada. In addition to comics, several of his designs were used in the animated cartoon Futurama, notably various areas of the Planet Express office.

Tom and James Draw

Illustration // Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Tom and James are two brothers who have influenced and assisted each other in their drawing and painting practice since the very beginning of their lives. James was born in 1977 and Tom was born on 1981 with Downs Syndrome. Their collaboration is unique as they are sharing experiences between the outsider and “insider” art world. James identifies with Toms abstract use of visual coding and Tom builds around James’ skilled and confident mark making...  

Gardenerism by Adam Batchelor

Illustration // Wednesday, January 30, 2013
'Gardenerism' is an illustration rendered in pencil and colored pencil on circular paper by England based artist Adam Batchelor (b.1988). He says, "Taking influence from social injustices and issues throughout the world, my work explores the breakdown and conflict between humanity, the man-made and the natural world, and looks into the ever rapid transition of developing cultures. I introduce themes of capitalism and consumerism and highlight the threat these have on global issues..."

The Work of John Lupo Avanti

Illustration // Tuesday, January 29, 2013
John Lupo Avanti is a multi-disciplined illustrator based in San Francisco where he started his life in art at the age of nineteen as a 2-D animator. Since then John has acquired a sprawling tool set of professional experience composed of: large scale murals, fine art painting, commercial illustration, tattooing, and graphic novels. He is currently working as a tattoo artist at Lucky Drive Tattoo in San Rafael and is the creator of the recently published graphic novel, “Monster Myths.”

Manga Artist Shintaro Kago

Illustration // Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Amazing comics, manga and illustrations from master Japanese artist Shintaro Kago. His bizarre, sometimes gory and slightly NSFW work is filled with smashing and surreal deconstructed imagery, fantasy driven narratives and occasional shocking situations.

Damien Correll's Minimalism

Illustration // Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Brooklyn based designer and illustration Damien Correll has been building his portfolio of work with minimal, 2D studies on compositional arrangements of standard shapes for some time now. He is every part a freelance illustrator and designer, as well in a joint design-firm venture with Garrett Morin, called Part & Parcel. Damien has taken the editorial and advertising world by storm with his playful variations on simplistic themes. Now go listen to his mixtapes and check out his sketch blog...

Emmanuelle Walker: Illustrations and Animation

Illustration // Tuesday, January 29, 2013
'I’m an Animation Director and Illustrator, currently living and working in London. For my illustrations, I work more and more directly in Photoshop. I always draw an extremely rough little sketch on paper just for the composition and all the rest is done in Photoshop. I still draw on good old paper for character design assignments for which I use a light blue Chromacolor pencil and then I clean it up with a simple HB pencil.' Emmanuelle Walker

Gamemasters from Travis Millard

Illustration // Monday, January 28, 2013
Gamemasters is an animated telephone call, created by Earles & Jensen with Eighty Four Films. The illustrated art was created by Los Angeles based creative Travis Millard, with animation magic by Jim Dirschberger. Prepare to get your mind warped out of your skull through your eye sockets.

David Fullarton Can't Apologize Enough

Illustration // Monday, January 28, 2013
“This is an ongoing series of small mixed media drawings. Each one is an imagined apology combined with a pencil portrait drawn from found pictures of people I’ve never met. Although I’m British, I’ve lived in the USA for the last 16 years, which means I come from a place where everyone constantly aplogises for everything, and I live in a place where no one ever apologizes for anything. This series has come about as a result of that experience....'  

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