Postcards for Ants is an ongoing painting project by Cape Town artist Lorraine Loots who has been creating a miniature painting every single day since January 1, 2013. The artist works with paint brushes, pencils, and bare eyes to render superbly detailed paintings scarcely larger than a small coin
So you think you’re good at snapchat with your cartoon doodles? Well think again. This guy does amazing photorealistic drawings on his iPad with just his finger.
Like us, you probably thought that calligraphy didn’t really have any room in which to evolve. It definitely couldn’t get any better. After all, calligraphy is beautiful, but can it really be done differently? Well, according to Turkey-based graphic designer, Tolga Girgin, it can.Girgin has created a series of wonderfully scripted letters that look three-dimensional. Upon first sight, it looks as though his gorgeous lettering is leaping off the page, and you quickly assume it’s a sculpture. But it isn’t. It’s two-dimensional calligraphy. Just as it always has been. Except now Girgin has breathed new life into the genre (if it even is a genre). See, when people tell you art has no new ground to trod, artists and thinkers like Girgin just come along and prove you wrong.
How amazing is this? I’d love to see this being retouched in illustrator for the clean crisp lines.
Do you know someone who is a:
– fashion designer
– interior designer
– film director
– product designer
– game designer
– graphic designer
Then these infographic will sure ring true for some of them. Tag them if you think it fits them to a tee!
I’m a huge Calvin and Hobbes fan. Pictures of them adorn every iteration of my mobile phone and computers.
Photographer Michael S. Den Beste, has incorporated these lovable characters seamlessly with the real world around him. These are some of my favourites.
I dont think this post requires another intro, but in case you missed it, you can just go to the post right before this to get up to speed. With that out of the way, where were we?
Thanks to portfolio websites like Deviantart, the not-so-newly-Adobe-aquired Behance and the current trend of being able to link all these sites to your social media profile, i get to see more and more awesome artwork made by both friends and family alike. Some of them have also inspired me to pick up where I left off. (some progression sketches after the jump) (more…)
Some Manchester United posters. Not sure if it can be called a poster if its only in A5 size though 🙂
Hi res materials are hard to come by so unless anyone requests for a higher res version for A3 or A0 poster printing, these shall remain as is. (more…)
One of the few vertical layout design done for CarBuyer issue 202. Here we go about explaining the different classes and uses of some Super Utility Vehicles (SUVs)