Shinbone Creative produce awesome digital illustrations and character designs, they also design and produce designer toys, vinyl toys, resin toys and fine art collectibles. The Shinbone team is made up of a small group of designers and 3D modelers from across the country and around the world. A few of their clients include; Blizzard Entertainment, Toy Punks and Reckless Toys. We have a particular fondness for slightly "off" children, having been slightly off children ourselves. This set of images explores the relationship between kids and their grotesque, beastly, imaginary friends.
This rad 3D character design is by Amman, Jordan based artist Rami Ramahi who specialises in character design, sculpting and digital art. My personal favourite from his collection has to be the concept of Raphael from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, closely followed by The Smiling Dog.
The Illustrative style of Ido Yehimovitz is itself quite funny, fuse it with the quirky character designs that he has come up with, you have yourself a recipe for laughter. The vision for each character below was taken from his everyday commute in Tel Aviv (the second most popular city in Israel). Although for some, Israel might be thousands of miles away, we can all relate to the stereotypes that he has fabricated.
Hunter Schulz is currently living and working in Chicago as a Senior Concept Artist. His digital concept illustrations are dark, mysterious and full of detail and imagination. They also include well-known characters, the famous Batman being one of them. Hunter has created some amazing realistic scenes, that would look great in a movie or game.
Below are some illustrations by Habbenink, an illustrator and designer living in Salk Lake City, Utah. He mainly illustrates characters and starts his creations using pen, then adding color with various pencils and finally touching it up digitally in Photoshop.
Pawel Rebisz has used his talent in digital art to create these realistic digital art characters, you can see every tiny detail from the pores on the face to each strand of hair. Pawel’s talents don’t just stop at digital art he is also a web designer and currently living in Rzeszow, Poland. If you want to contact or see more of his work, check out his website.
Here we have compiled a great collection of character designs and various artworks from the portfolio of spanish artist Sergi Brosa. Sergi has used a wide variety of techniques to construct his artwork alongside some incredible creative ability.
Rafahu Ag is an animator, illustrator and designer living in Mexico City. The illustration and animation are my means of expression, while my work and my life. Seeking to participate in projects that challenge me offer and the opportunity to bring something new to the medium in which I develop.
Nikita Veprikov has created these flawless 3D character illustrations, he is a 3D illustrator and digital artist residing in the Ukraine. Nikita has created illustrations for advertising billboards, book covers, calendars and more.
C4rrousel is a french illustrator based in Paris, I have featured a few of his character designs, he is also into web design and has some pretty awesome sketches on his site. I’m passionate, curious, enthusiastic, I want to meet new people, share what thrills me.
Dan May specializes in fine art, he lives in Cincinnati, OH and his work has been featured in both solo and group exhibitions. As a modern narrative painter, May cultivates a rich texture of the surreal and mysterious in his highly original flowing style. His detail-intensive works have become widely recognized for their dreamlike ability to transcend the natural states of space and time – mostly due to his usage of a very finely honed usage of line. May’s propensity for using hair as a metaphor has become a focal point …
These colorful illustrations are by Jaye Kang, he has had quite a few clients just a couple being; NenlüTea, Goethe Sprachzentren and Disney. For me, mixing different textures and patterns is a great and interesting way to create art work. And Supporting the diverse Colors are every bit of my Ideas.
Here we have some great character designs by Max Kostenko, an up and coming illustrator and character designer from Russia, he has digitally painted some awesome 3D characters all of which feature fantastic expressions and personality.
Drawing cute characters grabs most peoples attention, even you manly men out there, and the simple little sketches that we have compiled below by Japanese artist, Omoko Shintani were created whilst sitting inside a Starbucks cafe and all have somehow incorporated their famous cup into the canvas. Its a great little idea, especially in combination with Omoko's cute characters and scenarios. To keep updated with Omoko's work check out her website.
Here we have some awesome character designs by Andreas Krapf created for Tic Tacs "Tilt & Kiss" app. Quite simply you tilt your phone either left or right and the characters pull a different face, the images below are GIFS (animated) so hold back and check them all out!