Jake Evans' Experimental Sketches

Illustration // Monday, September 24, 2012
In this ongoing series of abstract visual experiments, designer and artist Jake Evans wholeheartedly embraces the freedom of expression a sketchbook can provide, whether fleeting impressions of color, kernels of aesthetic concepts, or snippets of shapes and compositions. It's an intimate glance into Evans' unique creative process, a seemingly chaotic yet captivating snapshot of the artist's mind at work.

Work by Siggi Odds

Illustration // Sunday, September 23, 2012
Siggi Odds was born in Reykjavík, Iceland in 1985, but spent a large part of his childhood in Vancouver, Canada. He graduated with a B.A. degree in graphic design/communication arts from the Iceland Academy of the Arts, Reykjavík, Iceland in the spring of 2008. 'I enjoy design, type and illustration, working primarily with people in the music, fashion and arts industries as well as making identities for businesses/people whose vision I can relate to.' states Siggi

Ben the Illustrator

Illustration // Saturday, September 22, 2012
'My professional work is deeply related to my passion for our fascinating environments, and the emotions evoked by them. I aim to translate my feelings into visual artwork. I like to excite and inspire, to feed people fresh air and fresh surroundings. Good places make people feel good. That is why I am an illustrator.' -Ben O'Brien  

Tissue Series

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Lisa Nilsson creates illustrations using tissue paper in extremely intricate and awe-inspiring ways. She says of her process, "These pieces are made of Japanese mulberry paper and the gilded edges of old books. They are constructed by a technique of rolling and shaping narrow strips of paper called quilling or paper filigree."  

Jean Giraud's Comics

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
'Jean Jean Henri Gaston Giraud  (May 1938 – March 2012) was a French comics artist, working in the French tradition of bandes dessinées. Giraud earned worldwide fame, predominantly under the pseudonym Mœbius, and to a lesser extent Gir.Under the pseudonym Moebius he created a wide range of science fiction and fantasy comics in a highly imaginative and surreal almost abstract style.'  

Covers by John Paul Thurlow

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Brooklyn based John Paul Thurlow has a talent for drawing quite realistic portraits and it is certainly evident in these illustrated magazine covers he has created. Using pencil, John Paul recreates the faces of fashion and lifestyle magazines with his own unique twist.  

Illustrations by Milo Manara

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Italian artist Milo Manara is famous for his erotic approach to comic book illustrating and writing. We have gathered some of his artistic pin-up babes for your viewing pleasure and we bet you'll be wishing these illustrated beauties are real.

Javier Arce's Vector Illustrations

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Vector illustrator Javier Arce has created a series of playful work entitled, Silly Inc. We love Javier's simplicity, bold designs, and minimal use of color which all come together quite nicely for this fun vector series.

Jay Howell's Book Covers

Illustration // Thursday, September 20, 2012
Whenever I'm in the mood for stacks of scantily clad party rockers, ware-wolves, motorcycle gangs, booze hounds, floozies, house parties, block parties, romance, lust, adventure or just a bunch of dudes hanging out, I turn to the work of Los Angeles based artist and illustrator, Jay Howell. His work has graced the pages of countless book pages, cartoons and animations, there's no slowing down this Night Train.

Nightmare on Elm St. Reeee-mix

Illustration // Thursday, September 20, 2012
The cartoon, comic and movie icons in Ben's illustrated work come with an unexpected dark twist. His humorous and sometimes gory graphic drawings remind you of something that you've seen before, because you probablt have. Creepy and hilarious re-mix illustrations by Ben6835.

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