Cub Of The Woods

Illustration // Friday, November 23, 2012
Cub of the Woods is a self-proclaimed 'metalhead, punk rocker and art hag' currently residing in Vancouver, B.C. Her detail-oriented black and white drawings are dark and seductive, full of shrieking skulls and babes straight out of your 1980s hair metal dreams.

Carl Grace and Josh Hagan for Sketch Theatre

Illustration // Friday, November 23, 2012
In this time-lapse video from Sketch Theatre, we see a collaborative illustration between artists Carl Grace and Josh Hagan come to life in a few minutes. 'Sketch Theatre serves to motivate and inspire artists from all walks of life. Aspiring artists are exposed to contemporary artists and the various career paths taken by these like-minded individuals who all began their careers with the primary process of putting ideas and expressions down with a pencil & paper...'

Turkey Trot, Stuffing and Drawing

Illustration // Thursday, November 22, 2012
A very appropriate Thanksgiving holiday card by Susan Burghart- in the traditional calligraphic style. Susan worked as a graphic designer for eight years before attending Camberwell College of Arts in London in 2006 to re-train as an illustrator, receiving an M.A. with Distinction. Her work was acquired by the University of the Arts London to be part of their permanent collection...

The Illustrations of Macro Co

Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 22, 2012
Macro Co is a Chilean artist who now lives in Buenos Aires amd created this series of surreal black and white illustrations. While trying to create a circular, undefined story , Co takes to a universe of a somber ceremony, where we seem to be watching rituals of a non-world.

Nadezhda Illarionova's Dark Fairy Tales

Illustration // Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Nadezhda Illarionova is a Russian graphic artist and illustrator. Her whimsical illustrations, with nude nymph harpists and a cathedral filled with grisaille human-swan hybrids, seem as if they are pulled right from children's stories. But with dark, earthy palettes and faces that range from surprised to devious, we suspect these images telling the Grimm not Disney versions.

Illustration from Some Guy

Illustration // Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Some Guy is the design and illustration identity of Bay Area-based illustrator Phil Guy. (Now do you get the title?!! Our cleverness knows no bounds...) Guy designs graphic, cartoon-style illustrations, often combining them with photography to create unique images of bikers and "van creeps." He has created multiple brand packages, posters, etc., so be sure to check out his website!

Illustrations from Thiago Akira

Illustration // Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Thiago Akira is a Brazilian artist who specializes in animation, illustration and comics. His images seem to address themes of life, death, decay, and rebirth, and Akira often changes up his style to suit his subject. From digitally colored images to linear to hand drawn watercolors and manga-style characters (and just look at that cat's glassy eyes!), Akira's got it all, and we've got the proof.

Seth Bennett's Gothic Illustrations

Illustration // Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Seth Bennett is a self-proclaimed "freelance illustrator, designer, metalhead, and booze destroyer" who works in Virginia. His ominous illustrations--primarily all black grounds with white etching--read as gothic nightmares of death and destruction with hooded demons, spine-tingling insects, and murderous beasts.  

Florian Schommer's Journey To The End

Illustration // Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Florian Schommer is an artist and illustrator based in Cologne, Germany. In 2010, Schommer took some time off to travel the world with his best friends and his sketchbook. The result was 'Journey To The End,' a series of illustrations compiled from his experiences in Russia, Australia, Southeast Asia, the United Kingdom and the European mainland...

James Reka is Reka One

Illustration // Tuesday, November 20, 2012
James Reka is a young contemporary artist based in Melbourne, Australia. Since 2002, Reka has established himself as a pioneer in Melbourne’s burgeoning street art scene, recognized for his cartoon and illustrative based works that make reference to pop culture. Reka is a dedicated and productive artist who creates his own world of mysterious creatures that communicate though color and movement, based around the style of abstracted fantasy and surrealism...

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