Brett Stenson is a lettering designer and illustrator currently based in Portland working as a Senior illustrator at Jolby & Friends. A few of his clients include; FBM Bike Company, FADER Magazine and Bad Chemistry Records.
Here is the illustration portfolio of Fran Meneses aka Frannerd, she was born in Chile and moved to Berlin, Germany a few months ago. I randomly came across her work when I was watching one of Essie Button's vlogs on Youtube, I have included one of her illustrations for Essie below. Fran also has a Youtube Channel where she talks about pencils, paper, illustration and more, check it out here. So I decided to stay in Graphic Design. But when the classes were over, I ran to the library and I would spend hours …
Chris B. Murray is currently based in Philadelphia and has a major in illustration. His work has collected him an assortment of awards and features; Creative Quarterly 22/24 mention, The Society of Illustrators and Ape on the Moon to name a few. He spent countless hours creating, seeking and manipulating visuals, which ultimately led him to enroll into R.I.T. (Rochester, NY) where he refined his studies and majored in illustration.
This collection of illustration inspiration is by Portland, OR based illustrator Jon Macnair, all of which are black and white surreal pieces. Jon has earned a BFA in illustration and his work has been included in editorial publications and also been used for package design and apparel. Jon's creations have been in many solo and group exhibitions, the most recent being; self-titled exhibition, End is Near Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2014).
Jessica Fortner is an illustrator from Toronto, Canada, she specialises in editorial,advertising and childrens illustration. She works both traditionally and digitally, some of her clients include; PLANADVISER, GreenSource and OPC Register. She is co-founder, editor and designer of the online arts magazine Squidface & The Meddler, and founder of the arts site Tangled Fingers. A design enthusiast, she’s particularly fond of sustainable design, interface design and typography.
The artist behind this collection of awesome chinese zodiac illustrations is Lu Ke, she currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. Her interests are traditional painting and digital art and is currently an MFA candidate focusing on Digital Imaging, in the Department of Digital Arts at Pratt Institute.
Rafahu has created this colleciton of awesome digital illusustrations that he has entitled "Pyschotunes", turning the cute Looney Tunes pyscho! Rafahu is an animator, illustrator and designer currently based in México City.
Malisa Suchanya has a diploma in fine arts and is currently studying at Rhode Island School of Education, majoring in illustration. "Her works are often influenced by her surroundings and inspired by natural forms and colors. She hopes to use her works to create a sense of curiosity and comfort, often focusing on miniature worlds that are both detailed and endearing."
Miranda Meeks is an illustrator currently living in Utah, she studied illustration at Brigham Young University. Miranda also has an online Society6 store and a blog which you can check both out via her website.
Sam Octigan is an illustrator/artist based in Melbourne, Australia and has had his work included in many exhibitions. A few of his clients include; Billabong, Stomp Records and Afends. To create the artworks that you see below, Sam uses a broad range of mediums from acrylic paint to digital. As comfortable with working to a strict brief on a single illustration as he is producing an entire body of work of his own concepts and visual ideas, he is always excited by new projects no matter the form or context.
These sketches and illustrations are by Maria Nguyen, I have featured her finished illustrations as well as the sketch for each one if you are interested in seeing more work by Maria, head over to her site.
Eric Pfeiffer is an illustrator and cartoonist currently based out of Richmond, VA, some of his clients include The Red Cross, ESPN and Popular Mechanics. If you pay a visit to Eric's website you will find some great sketches and comic strips.
Matt Rockefeller is an illustrator and visual development artist, from Tucson, Arizona. "He specializes in creating images that communicate ideas, and he strives to be a storyteller in all aspects of his work". Matt sells various prints on his online store, you can check it out via the link on his website.
Justin Hopkins is an illustrator based in Los Angeles working under the name RareBit. Justins primary medium consists of watercolor on yupo, mixed media and oil on paper. My absolutely favorite of his pieces has got to be the two images that we are kicking this article off with.
This small but awesome collection of artwork has been taken from the portfolio of Brendon Flynn, whos style I can only describe as being pretty hardcore; featuring images of demons, skulls and rotting flesh. Whether these things float your boat or not, the attention to detail is incredible. You could say Brendons artwork is influenced by his music, currently he is a guitarist in a heavy metal band called 'Freya'; a 10 year strong group based in New York. In 2007, FREYA released Lift The Curse. According to Alternative Press, it ís the kind of music …