Subject Matter

"Joan" by Anna Shipstone

"Joan" by Anna Shipstone

Joan by Anna Shipstone Anna Shipstone hails from the small seaside town of Cromer, Norfolk, UK, where she lives with her pet dog and family.  On her website you can find some of the truly gorgeous sample work of this pencil portraiture artist – in particular…

June 10, 2009

"The Feeb" by Mike May

"The Feeb" by Mike May

The characters developed by veteran concept artist and character designer Mike May are anything but ordinary – each inhabits a unique world, suggested not so much by the environment they’re rendered in but by the dress, demeanor, and look of the characters themselves.  Mike is…

June 5, 2009

Caricature of Jeff Lafree by Sean Gardner

Caricature of Jeff Lafree by Sean Gardner

If you have a fragile self-image, don’t ask Sean Gardner to draw a caricature of you – his no holds barred style might dent that pretty ego of yours.  Seriously, he captures the essence of a person’s face and persona to the tee while injecting…

June 5, 2009

Drawing #008 by Mathis Rekowski

Drawing #008 by Mathis Rekowski

  Although Illustrator Mathis Rekowski has some wonderfully trippy drawings like the one featured here, he’s got even more illustrations seem to me at once retro and cutting edge. Certainly someone to watch out for. You can purchase the image above at Mathis’ new store,…

June 5, 2009

"Punks" by Mike Giant

"Punks" by Mike Giant

Few artists are as appealing to me as Mike Giant.  His clear, crips black and white drawings and illustrations coupled with his unmistakable tattoo-art influenced visual vocabulary make him one of my all-time favorite artists.  As a matter of fact, one of his Rebel 8…

June 5, 2009

"Love Sketch" by Matthew Woodson

"Love Sketch" by Matthew Woodson

Finding illustrations like those of Matthew Woodson is why I (admittedly intermittenly) do this website.  His work seems fresh and relevant – small moments of beauty in a dreary world.  Definitely bookmark this one, and check out his blog if you get a chance.

June 2, 2009

"And She Turned" by Justin Cherry

"And She Turned" by Justin Cherry

The world of Justin Cherry is alien, vivid, and wonderful to inhabit.  Especially if you’re into character design, check this guy out or read his blog.

June 2, 2009

“Mom” by Jason Chan

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Jason Chan comic drawings are absurdly nice – crisp, clean, and dynamic. Also check out his blog, especially if you’re into character design.

June 1, 2009

“Eminent Domain” by Zach Johnsen

Zenvironments

One of the things I really like about Zach Johnsen’s website are the sketch collages that scroll down a mile long. Of course, what’s amazing here are the amazing illustrations themselves.

June 1, 2009

“Cinderella” by Sarah Mensinga

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Comic artist and character designer Sarah Mensinga has a wonderfully clean comic style that’s very pleasing to the eye – there don’t seem to be any more details then necessary. Her characters are very fluid and dynamic, beside just being plain fun. You can also…

February 27, 2009