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Amazing Movie Posters by Greg Ruth

Published by Daniel Nelson 4 days ago.

We’ve featured the work of Greg Ruth on a few previous occasions. The most recent one published just two weeks ago and featured his wonderful Star Wars illustrations. Today will be taking a closer look at some of his other work. Some of his amazing movie poster illustrations, to be more precise. Hope you’ll like...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

Movie Poster Illustrations by Karl Fitzgerald

Published by Daniel Nelson 2 weeks ago.

Heads up, more great movie posters coming your way… Karl Fitzgerald is a freelance concept artist, ​illustrator and comic book artist working in London, England. ” “I love to create imaginative worlds and tell stories through atmospheric imagery. Using traditional methods as well as digital tools I am able to create a fresh, loose but...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

Editorial Illustrations by Sébastien Thibault

Published by Daniel Nelson 2 weeks ago.

Sébastien Thibault is based in Matane, Gaspésie. He pays huge attention to objects, shapes and colors symbolic in his conceptual illustrations. For him, illustration starts with brain then comes the pencil. His work have been shown in publications like Time magazine, The New Yorks Times, The Guardian, The Washington Post, Le Monde, Rolling Stone Italy,...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

Beautiful Gig Poster Illustrations by Tad Carpenter

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 weeks ago.

“Tad Carpenter is a designer, illustrator, author and teacher based in Kansas City, Missouri.” Mr. Carpenter is one of those artists who’s work can be spotted in numerous inspiration galleries, ranging back to the very start of this blog some six years ago. Today we’ll be focusing on some of his spectacular gig posters, but...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

Smashing Gig Poster Illustrations by Munk One

Published by Daniel Nelson 1 month ago.

Munk One is a contemporary American Illustrator, Poster Artist, Political Cartoonist, and Fine Artist from California. He is well known for creating Artwork for major label musical acts and world renowned brands, recognized for their creativity. His fine art has gained much attention through many galleries both at home and abroad. He was previously the...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

The Sensual Art of Amy Judd

Published by Daniel Nelson 1 month ago.

London based painter Amy Judd’s creations are a collection of sensitive silent moments; some full of whimsical intrigue, others more surreal and seductive. These paintings draw inspiration from the enchanting and imaginative relationship between women and nature found in traditional mythologies and folklores. The composition, light and positioning of the subject, creates curious images, which...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

The Incredible Art of Isaac Mahow

Published by Daniel Nelson 1 month ago.

In today’s feature we’re presenting a magnificent artist from Zaragoza, Spain, called Isaac Mahow (full name Isaac Montañes Gil). Isaac’s main focus lies in creating large scale street art, which have made him well quite known within the street art community. But besides creating massive graffiti art and murals he also tends to switch out...

adiorga
Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

Beautiful Hand-Lettering by Adrian Iorga

Published by Daniel Nelson 2 months ago.

It’s been a while since we last featured a type/lettering artist. And we’ve understood that both the featured artists and the inspiration roundups are the segments most appreciated by you guys. So we will be looking into bringing back those kinds of articles more frequently. Today we’re taking a closer look at the great work...

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

Beautiful Portrait Drawings by Sara Golish

Published by Daniel Nelson 2 months ago.

Sara Golish is an emerging Canadian visual artist. Since putting pencil to paper as a toddler, she knew her passion was to become an artist. After excelling in the Windsor Center for the Creative Arts during high school, she moved to Toronto in hopes of seeking a more challenging artistic environment at an art school....

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Articles, Featured Studio/Designer

The Art of Pat Perry

Published by Daniel Nelson 2 months ago.

Detroit-based artist/illustrator Pat Perry creates these surreal, incredibly intricate pieces of art every single day. Through cautious observation this traveling artist portrays the world as he sees it, always meticulously illustrated in his own unique style. For more of his spectacular art, I recommend checking out his portfolio as well as on Instagram & Facebook.

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Breathtaking Photography by Mikko Lagerstedt

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 months ago.

Mikko Lagerstedt is a fellow Scandinavian and a self-taught fine art photographer that have been shooting since 2008. He loves to capture the simplistic Finnish landscapes in an atmospheric way, often when natural light is scarce and slower shutter speeds are necessary. Over his eight years of shooting Mikko have grown a massive following with...

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Poster Illustrations by Jonathan Burton

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 months ago.

Jonathan Burton is an award-winning British illustrator based in Bordeaux France, know for his original style that often combines a vintage feel with a more modern touch. Jonathan have worked with some really big name clients like TIME Magazine, The New York Times, BBC and Penguin Books. But in today’s feature we will be focusing...

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Incredible Illustrations by DZO

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 months ago.

Self-taught illustrator and designer DZO is a French artist that have become known for his intricate monochromatic art that often contains occult, religious and mythological elements. With just the use of a couple of pens and pencils he manages to, literally, create illustrations that are out of this world.

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The Work of Movie Poster Legend Drew Struzan

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 months ago.

If you’re a frequent visitor of the site you probably know that I have a thing for movie posters. And nowadays there’s sooo many talented illustrators out there, pushing out both official and unofficial work of all the big movies that come out. But things haven’t always been that way. Back when I was growing...

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The Art of James Jean

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 months ago.

James Jean is an amazing Taiwanese/American visual artist that graduated from New York City’s School of Visual Arts back in 2001. His critically acclaimed illustration and fine art career has led him to create covers for various books published by DC Comics as well as collaborations with Prada, ESPN, Atlantic Records and Linkin Park.

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Exploded-view Illustrations by Nychos

Published by Daniel Nelson 3 months ago.

Austrian street artist and illustrator Nychos has a deep fascination with anatomy. Something that really comes across in his work which primarily consists of incredibly detailed cross-sections of both real and fictional beings. ” “Blending themes of morbid corporeality with the colorful, hyper-loony aesthetic descended from comics and cartoons, Nychos has developed a unique style...

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