Jenny Mortsell's Fashion Illustrations

Illustration // Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Jenny Mortsell is a Brooklyn-based illustrator whose clean, soft graphite illustrations lend themselves very well to the kind of soft female imagery she often portrays. Finding inspiration in fashion photography and figurative scenes, Mortsell captures the body with an adept, sensitive touch.

David Downtown

Illustration // Tuesday, April 08, 2014
David Downton has attended Paris Haute Couture shows for more than a decade. His illustrations chart both the back stage and front of house of the couture world. His portfolio includes portraits of models Erin O’Connor, Lily Cole, Linda Evangelista and Carmen. Downton’s most recent achievements (2013) have seen him established as Vanity Fair’s celebrity portrait artist and artist in residence at Claridge’s London.  

Thomas Bayrle's Visual Illusions

Illustration // Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Thomas Bayrle lives and works in Frankfurt. Born in 1937, Bayrle has traversed the contemporary European art scene for decades, his work evolving steadily throughout his time. These works focus on creating a kind of visual illusion, blending imagery and pattern-work to create a visual experience that is twofold, much like a seeing-eye book. 

Yuko Shimizu's Asian Super-Girls

Illustration // Tuesday, April 08, 2014
According to New York artist Yuko Shimizu these works are "illustrations created over the years for various clients in theme of kick-ass Asian girl heroines." It seems that Yuko's version of a super hero is even cooler...  

Chika Takei: "Liquid and Wife"

Illustration // Monday, April 07, 2014
Tokyo illustrator Chika Takei was born and raised in Japan and says her main inspiration is American pop star Britney Spears. Her gouache and acrylic paintings resemble comic book...  

Daniel Bressette aka CLRLYWRNG

Illustration // Monday, April 07, 2014
Atlanta based artist Daniel Bressette is "Bored with it all" according to his tumblr. Daniel, otherwise known by his internet alias CLRLYWRNG doesn't actually seem to be all that bored. He produces tons of cartoon-like...

Andrea Hrnjak's Spirit Animals

Illustration // Monday, April 07, 2014
Vienna artist and illustrator Andrea Hrnjak is the proud owner of a Siberian Husky. Her colored pencil works show her genuine interest and love for all animals. Andrea's color palate reflects a moonlit night in...

The Work of Ramon Maiden

Illustration // Sunday, April 06, 2014
Ramon Maiden is a self titled 'wanderlust king, art maniac and custom and vintage addict' with an illustration style that combines his vintage finds with his love for tattooed ladies and religious icons.

Peony Yip

Illustration // Saturday, April 05, 2014
Peony Yip, aka The White Deer, is an illustrator currently living and working in Hong Kong. Her minimalist portraits of young women, rendered in pencil and superimposed with animals tinted in red, are fresh and full of vitality, reflecting the wild nature of youthful souls and the beauty of honest personal expression.

Shimrit Elkanati Illustration

Illustration // Friday, April 04, 2014
Shimrit Elkanati is an illustrator living and working in Givataim, Israel. A graduate of Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, Elkanati has created work for children's books, independent comics and animation. Distinguished by its vibrant colors and scratchy linework, her illustrations conjure slices of everyday life in offices and classrooms as well as moments of imaginative fantasy.