Ideas Made of Light Before I say anything else, if you’re an artist you should go buy both of James Gurney’s books about painting. If you like the approach this blog takes to analyzing paintings, you’ll love Gurney’s approach in these books. The one this painting is from is Color and Light: A Guide for the Realist Painter, and his first one is Imaginative Realism: How to Paint What Doesn’t Exist. Works from Javier Ruiz Flores California native illustrator Javier Ruiz Flores works with black ballpoint pen and adds color in a delicate and thoughtful way. In this series, Native American imagery is modernized and given a new life.
babananas Coloring style inspired by Mazo Publicaciones Some fast character designs. I made the ~every single kebab logo guy~ into a master swordsman, and the last one is an old drawing I took and revamped 100 Illustrators You Should Know Right Now Illustration nerds, it's time to get your geek on. A new book out from Taschen this December aims to pinpoint 100 of the most significant illustrators working in the field today. From Gary Baseman to Istvan Banyai, the compilation surveys visual artists from around the globe who've left their mark on the realm of illustration over the past several decades. Edited by Steven Heller and Julius Wiedemann, 100 Illustrators is based off the Illustration Now! series, which profiles draftsmen across the world, exploring the career trajectories and oeuvres of illustration's finest. For 100 Illustrators, Heller narrowed a list of 600 possible artists included in the series over the years to a final roster of names like Mirko Ilić, Anita Kunz, and Christoph Niemann.
Downloads PhotoFiltre 6.5.3 / January 2012 English version with setup installer (2 Mb) PhotoFiltre 6.5.3 Portable / January 2012 English version in zip format (2 Mb) Portable version for USB drive for example. Felix Vallotton’s Reinvention of the Woodcut Meier-Graefe, Julius. Felix Vallotton, Biographie: Des Kuenstlers nebst dem Wichtigsten teil seines Bisher Publicierten Werkes & Einer Anzahl Unedierter Originalplatten; De Cet Artiste avec la Partie la Plus Importante de son Oeuvre Editee et Differentes Gravures Originales & Nouvelles. Berlin/Paris (J. Flying Houses by Laurent Chehere French photographer Laurent Chehere is known for his commercial work for clients such as Audi and Nike, but after a change of interest he left advertising and traveled the world with stops throughout China, Argentina, Columbia, and Boliva. From his numerous photographs along the way was born his flying houses series, a collection of fantastical buildings, homes, tents and trailers removed from their backgrounds and suspended in the sky as if permanently airborne. The collection of work appeared at Galerie Paris-Beijing last year with an appearance at Art Miami in December. You can see much more on his website.
Isabelle Vandenabeele Isabelle Vandenabeele has been one of my favourite illustrators for a while now; I love the timeless quality of her illustrations which mix traditional woodcuts with modern digital techniques to create work that is unique and instantly recognisable. The following examples are from the book: "Rouge Rouge Petit Chaperon Rouge", her take on 'Red Riding Hood':
Ultra-realistic Fantasy Dolls. It's Scary How Real They Look. Santani, a 23-year-old girl from Moscow, Russia, creates these ultra-realistic fantasy animal dolls. The creatures are a mix of creepy, cute and amazing. The good news is that you can buy one of these if you contact the artist directly. The creatures are made using different types of materials like fimo, cernit, sculpey, sonet and fabric fur. The artist has completely mastered the power of cute. How Are You I'm Fine Thanks The Society of Illustrators is proud to release the visual for the 2016 MoCCA Arts Festival by Noelle Stevenson! moccafestnyc: The Society is honored to have cartoonist and illustrator Noelle Stevenson as this year’s artist for the fourteenth annual MoCCA Arts Festival.This beautiful image will appear on signage and merchandise at the MoCCA Arts Festival, to be held on April 2nd and 3rd, 2016 at a new venue, the spacious and modern Metropolitan West located at 639 West 46th Street in Manhattan.The Society’s enthusiasm and support for Stevenson’s talent was first recognized by the Society in 2013 when her piece Knight of Swords, created while a student at the Maryland Institute College of Art, was featured in the Student Scholarship Competition.
ILLUSTRATION AGE Ready to supercharge your Illustration business? Introducing the Illustrator’s Survival Kit! Illustrators who want to take their business to the next level will love this critically-acclaimed collection of eBooks and Audiobooks! Rave Reviews: Vinyl Record Performs A Psychedelic Show When Played [Video Though the original sound of analog recordings is what compels many people to build a vinyl collection, other reasons, ones that are less about audio and more about aesthetics, have shifted some away from digital recordings. Experimenting with their own personal styles, animator Reuben Sutherland and musician Dan Hayburst of Sculpture created “Plastic Infinite,” a vinyl record that animates when played under a strobe of light or filmed at 25fps. Since its initial release, this 7” Zoetropic animation disc has been completely sold out. Luckily, a second edition will soon be under way. People who are looking to secure one for their personal collection are welcome to contact the artists directly via email.