10.30am
17 January 2018

A Flying Start

Many of you will be familiar with Brian Grimwood's work, a true heavyweight of illustration with an enviable artistic career. We've been enjoying his recent process exploring the possibilities that his pen flourishes can portray on an ipad. His latest portfolio  update has been a true delight to consider, with Brian's classic inky style paired alongside his progressive, more abstract digital work that find it's home in packaging and poster art. 

 

Take a look  and enjoy!

10.30am
5 January 2018

Into Action

It’s not the first time that Good Wives & Warriors have been commissioned for live art painting. Samsung employed the duo's expertise for the promotion of their latest model, Galaxy Note. The process involved an entire day filming whilst the duo created the wall painting they had designed and live drawn directly onto the phone. Impressive stuff!

 

 

 

Hand Drawn & Painterly Illustrators

10.30am
4 January 2018

Wonder Woman

Amisdt the release of the powerful female fuelled superhero movie 'Wonder Woman' Stan Chow has released his stylized portrait of lead actress Gal Gadot. The film follows her journey of discovery as she seeks to end conflict and restore peace in a world on the cusp of war. 

10.30am
19 December 2017

The Present of Time

Give the present of your time this Christmas and take a peruse of Whooli Chen's beautiful and mesmerising portfolio of work. This illustration is a key visual created for Estlite bookstore for the fesive period. We couldn't agree more with the message of this lovely image. 

10.30am
1 December 2017

Comedy

Hold the mic! It's Gary Neill, demonstrating what he can do with a clever gif to bring a concept to life. Gary's strength is in his simplicity of form, using a 'conceal and reveal' effect in his motion work enhances the narrative, often sprinkling his work with humour. Now there's an idea...

11.08am
30 November 2017

The Good Guys

Good Wives & Warriors are the new “face” of I+M cosmetic, an organic, vegan, fair-player, plant powered & do-gooder German brand. Hard to do better. Each illustration communicates the political and sustainable values of the brand using a spirit animal to capture the different aspects of what beauty can mean and floral elements of their natural, plant-based ingredients. Powerful illustrations for a powerful brand.

Hand Drawn & Painterly Illustrators

10.30am
27 November 2017

Festive Hamper

It's that time of year again - Kerry Hyndman's beautiful packaging and advertising work for Waitrose will be appearing on the shelves in the forms of biscuit tins and other edible treats. So get in the spirit of over-eating and stock up now!

10.30am
2 November 2017

Let’s Talk Environment

Sarah Coleman aka Inkymole, has been making illustration and lettering for 24 years. She divides her time between illustration, public speaking and a ceaseless series of side-ventures, including a radio station, a record label, exhibitions, broadcast work and assorted curious enterprises, with partner Leigh. In Carrefour's last campaign, Sarah has combined hand drawn and digitally textured lettering to promote the french supermarket in it’s lead to be more environmentally ethical. So take a leaf out of their book, turn off the heating and warm up with a wooly jumper instead!

Typography Illustration

10.30am
18 October 2017

Ben's Beats

The incredible work of multitalented artist Ben Fearnley has been put to use in the photo adverts for Beats headhpones. He's been busy modelling, CGI photographing and rendering these snappy images to bold and punchy success. 

10.30am
4 October 2017

Switch Off

This morning Mario Wagner is sharing with us his bold, modern graphics, comissioned for a poster artwork to advertise the 'Climate March' in Los Angeles. That's a healthy deep blue sky!