Of The Dirt, Of The Wood: Richey Beckett

Illustration // Thursday, September 25, 2014
UK based artist Richey Beckett‘s tools are paper and pen. Pencil. Eraser. Nothing more. Yet with those simple things he is able to construct drawings of intricate depth. His work feels ancient — like lost etchings or drawings in an illuminated book. His style is deliberate. Impeccably crafted...

The Work of Richey Beckett

Illustration // Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Richey Beckett is an illustrator based in South Wales, UK. He works in pen and ink, creating original illustrations for record cover artwork, shirt design and poster art. Some of his clients include Metallica, Mastodon, Converge...  

Richey Beckett Illustration

Illustration // Tuesday, June 05, 2012
'I can’t stress enough just how important the preparation is, sometimes. I’ll spend more time on that than the illustration. I’ll create collage sheets for each project, either for reference or just a collection of imagery that has the right feel and atmosphere, and then I’ll surround myself with that whilst I work. Symbolism is not only important, but also interesting, and I enjoy using a project as a catalyst to discover new things...' Richey Beckett

In Illustration: The Work of Richey Beckett

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Richey Beckett is an illustrator based out of South Wales in the UK. His work is intricately gorgeous, and it incorporates the macabre through a variety of twists and turns in his linework. With limited color and exponential detail, he conveys the beauty in the disturbing.

Richey Beckett

Illustration // Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Richey Beckett is an illustrator based out of South Wales in the UK. His work is intricately gorgeous, and it incorporates the macabre through a variety of twists and turns in his linework. With limited color and exponential detail, he conveys the beauty in the disturbing.

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