How Sam Falconer transforms science and geology into digestible, elegant illustrations

Ahead of his first solo exhibition, Sam tells us about his fascination with human history.

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The infectiously positive art of LAURA HAWKINS

The journey we take in our career shapes us - our surroundings have an effect, positive or negative, it's also how you handle these surroundings that helps too. Laura Hawkins has taken a few routes to her current path and she's done so with nothing but the most infectious positivity.

Descending Rust World by Pat Presley

A little tightening up of an older piece by our friend Pat Presley. Keywords: digital technical concept spaceship art illustration painting design by Pat Presley Source: Descending Rust World by Pat Presley

Artist Spotlight: Jan-Jaap Poot

A selection of work by artist Jan-Jaap Poot, living and working in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. More images below. Jan-Jaap Poot on Instagram Jan-Jaap Poot’s Website Source: Artist Spotlight: Jan-Jaap Poot

Subtle And Curvy Illustrations

Visual artist Mikjung Lee’s universe is expressed through sensual, feminine curves unfolds in various landscapes always very colourful and sometimes even surreal. Subtle and oneiric, the drawings of this artist who lives in both Texas and Seoul, play without compromise with the reliefs and the superposition between geometry and abstract rounded shapes to give the … Continue reading Subtle And Curvy Illustrations

These Lush “Plant Lady” Illustrations are Alone Time Done Right

Illustrator and graphic designer Chloe Joyce paints pictures of women who relish their alone time. In a series of interior illustrations, she fills the scenes with plants, pets, and ladies lounging in whatever way they like. Some prefer to sit topless on their floor while enjoying a bowl of ramen. Other women soak in the tub listening … Continue reading These Lush “Plant Lady” Illustrations are Alone Time Done Right

Artist Spotlight: Debora Cheyenne Cruchon

Debora Cheyenne Cruchon’s Website Debora Cheyenne Cruchon on Instagram Source: Artist Spotlight: Debora Cheyenne Cruchon

Realistic Tattoos by Greg Nicholson

Greg Nicholson is an artist dedicated to tattooing for people who are willing to display his artworks. Here is the showcase of his realistic tattoo works. He’s now working under his studio Evil Kolors based British Columbia, Canada. Source: Realistic Tattoos by Greg Nicholson

Suzanne Dias Colorful Illustrations

We’re loving these colorful illustrations from graphic designer Suzanne Dias. Currently based in Pune, India, Suzanne style is easily recognizable because of her clean line portraits and her bright pastel colors. Constantly inspired by her surroundings like human emotions, music, films, photography and nature. “I used to be terrified of using color but now it … Continue reading Suzanne Dias Colorful Illustrations

Artist Spotlight: Rae Klein

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Thought-provoking Illustrations About Modern Society

With the belief that “life’s too short to get a real job.” Italian designer, illustrator Elia Colombo (aka Gebe) creates below thought-provoking conceptual illustrations which combine his graphic skill and interest in philosophy. Source: Thought-provoking Illustrations About Modern Society

New Illustrations by Tierra Connor

New Illustrations by Tierra Connor Recent work by talented Canadian illustrator and designer Tierra Connor. More illustrations via Behance Art Illustration Posted on February 6, 2019 Source: New Illustrations by Tierra Connor

6 of South Africa’s best up-and-coming illustrators

From thought-provoking imagery to boundary-pushing designs, these illustrators combine art and technology to convey their messages clearly and effectively. Their work is bold in colour and often inspired by modern trends, cultural history and personal memories. Source: 6 of South Africa's best up-and-coming illustrators

How to choose the right tattoo for you, according to tattoo artists

Deciding what tattoo to get is a life-changing decision - after all, without expensive and painful removal surgery, they're going to last forever. And while getting an important name or date etched on your skin will likely remain poignant for years to come, if you're going to get creative there are a number of factors to … Continue reading How to choose the right tattoo for you, according to tattoo artists

Little Snow Leopard

The picture book of Little Snow Leopard Source: Little Snow Leopard

The secret’s out as Eye on Design launches ‘Gossip’, its third print magazine

For more than three years, Eye on Design has been an online destination for readers who want to take a deeper look at the issues, trends, and ideas coming out of the design community. Now, with Eye on Design’s print magazine, it has a tangible new forum for exploring thoughtful stories about design and mental … Continue reading The secret’s out as Eye on Design launches ‘Gossip’, its third print magazine

Illustrator Anna Roberts on the process behind her hyperreal artworks

“I like to focus on the quiet things that I feel deserve attention,” says illustrator Anna Roberts about her hyperreal artworks. From a bag of juicy oranges so real you can almost hear the plastic rustle to light shining through a glass of water with perfect precision, her artworks are so true to life that … Continue reading Illustrator Anna Roberts on the process behind her hyperreal artworks

“Mood Indica” by Alex Petrowsky

A series of illustrations by Alex Petrowsky who says, “I like expressing quick, unimportant, sometimes mundane moments in life, that when put together shape a very rudimentary story. The way that real life works. We don’t live our days in a three-act structure, with a satisfying story arc, and a clear distinction between hero and … Continue reading “Mood Indica” by Alex Petrowsky

Land of Now Illustration Character Design

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Hiroki Nishiyama draws on traditional graphic design techniques in his illustration practice

“An illustration is a fundamental form of visual communication”, says Tokyo-based illustrator Hiroki Nishiyama. “I believe that the meaning and appeal of ‘expression’ is to act as a trigger to connect people and things, as well as people and people.” This is evident in the illustrator’s sweeping lines and bold use of block colours that … Continue reading Hiroki Nishiyama draws on traditional graphic design techniques in his illustration practice