A Tara McPherson Time Lapse

Illustration // Monday, April 02, 2012
The talented New York City-based artist Tara McPherson shares her painting process in this amazing time lapse video. From beginning to finish, we witness the creation of one of her lush and vibrant pieces, "Safety of Water," which was part of her solo exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in 2010.

Moneyless

Illustration // Sunday, April 01, 2012
Teo Pirisi, aka Moneyless, is an Italian artist with a penchant for bold geometric shapes and patterns, putting them to paper as well as taking them to the street. Pirisi especially enjoys exhibiting his work outdoors, exploring the spatial and transformative landscapes of places by using non-traditional industrial materials in his complex forms and figures.

Shelley Kommers

Illustration // Saturday, March 31, 2012
Shelley Kommers is a Los Angeles-based artist and illustrator. Collage and mixed media are her favorite mediums, and she draws inspiration from daydreams, nature, and her everyday life. After studying Advertising at Art Center College of Design, she worked as a graphic designer and illustrator, designed clothing, and owned a small handmade greeting card company....

Kyle Smart Illustration

Illustration // Friday, March 30, 2012
Kyle Smart is a UK based Illustrator, currently residing in Bristol. Having recently graduated he is now actively working as a freelance illustrator and helps teach part time at UWE and is a member of the Drawn In Bristol collective. Smart's witty, raw signature style is graced with narrative humor emphasizing his use of traditional media.

Matt Medium

Illustration // Friday, March 30, 2012
Trying to do research on an artist that has the same name as a popular mixing element also used by artists is like trying to figure out which twin you met at the bar last night and how you can tell them apart in public when they look exactly the same. Matt Medium (not matte medium) is a Boston, MA based illustrator with an incredible collection of sketchbook renderings and drawings.

Todd Ryan White

Illustration // Friday, March 30, 2012
Incredibly intricate, surreal ink and watercolor work by Todd Ryan White on handmade paper?!  Creating his own surfaces to work on, White combines pen and ink work on the paper he makes from scratch, creating psychedelic renderings of ghosts, demons, wizards and goblins. Awesome.

The Work of Marc Johns

Illustration // Friday, March 30, 2012
Based in Vancouver, BC, Canada, illustrator Marc Johns creates whimsical drawings filled with dry wit and humor. "I generally aim to say as much as possible with as few elements as possible," explains Johns. "I like to create absurd situations by combining things together that don't belong, or imagine what inanimate objects would say if they could speak."

Peter Crawley

Illustration // Thursday, March 29, 2012
Based in the UK, illustrator Peter Crawley specializes in stitched illustrations that are created by hand piercing various stocks of paper with a pin and then stitching the paper with a needle and cotton thread. His first piece was inspired by a road trip across America and his desire to illustrate the journey. These illustrations are held in private collections all over the world, and have been featured in leading art and design publications and exhibitions.

Hydro74

Illustration // Thursday, March 29, 2012
Joshua M. Smith, aka Hydro74, is an illustrator and designer based in Orlando, FL. "Complexity and a fluid organic approach is highly valued in each and every piece," says Smith about his illustration process. "An illustration to me is something that tells a story without words. It builds a bond with the viewer who will either get it or find it horrible, yet the interaction is what is desired when doing a piece."

Wesley Eggebrecht

Illustration // Thursday, March 29, 2012
Wesley Eggebrecht is a freelance illustrator and designer based out of Lowell, MA. Raised in the small town of Ellsworth, MI, and surrounded by a family of artists, Eggebrecht discovered his passion for drawing at a young age, later receiving his BFA in Illustration at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit.  He currently works as the art director and CEO of Phidias Gold, an apparel brand for artists by artists.

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