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I Paint Dragons And Mythical Beasts Using Different Mediums

I Paint Dragons And Mythical Beasts Using Different Mediums

My name is Collette J Ellis and I’m a fantasy illustrator from North Wales, UK. I’m deeply inspired by ancient cultures and mythologies and since achieving a Masters in Design Communication (at Glyndwr University) I’ve been working as a freelance artist, producing...

My name is Collette J Ellis and I’m a fantasy illustrator from North Wales, UK. I’m deeply inspired by ancient cultures and mythologies and since achieving a Masters in Design Communication (at...

6 Illustrations About Everyday Struggles That Only Creatives Understand

6 Illustrations About Everyday Struggles That Only Creatives Understand

What’s the difference between an illustrator and an animator? What does a copywriter do? Does Project Manager have anything in common with clients? Well, those questions don't have straightforward answers, but the creative team from Studio Pigeon (Poland) tried to decipher...

What’s the difference between an illustrator and an animator? What does a copywriter do? Does Project Manager have anything in common with clients? Well, those questions don't have straightforward answers, but...

Arabic Words Illustrated Based On Their Literal Meaning

Arabic Words Illustrated Based On Their Literal Meaning

I have always been fascinated by word manipulation, so I started this project as a personal challenge. I manipulate Arabic words and transform them into their meaning, and I made a total of 40 illustrated words.

I have always been fascinated by word manipulation, so I started this project as a personal challenge. I manipulate Arabic words and transform them into their meaning, and I made a total...

I’m Currently Traveling Through Asia And Drawing My Adventures

I’m Currently Traveling Through Asia And Drawing My Adventures

My name is Masha Klot. I'm a Russian illustrator traveling and living in Southeast Asia for the last 4 months. During my journey, I make sketches about funny moments, new places and typical situations that I've faced in Asia.

My name is Masha Klot. I'm a Russian illustrator traveling and living in Southeast Asia for the last 4 months. During my journey, I make sketches about funny moments, new places...

These Heartwarming Floral Illustrations Of Couples Will Make You Fall In Love Again

These Heartwarming Floral Illustrations Of Couples Will Make You Fall In Love Again

A fresh take on the floral trend. Grace Ciao is a fashion illustrator from Singapore who uses flowers in her artwork. Ciao's drawings are bright, sweet and often romantic.

A fresh take on the floral trend. Grace Ciao is a fashion illustrator from Singapore who uses flowers in her artwork. Ciao's drawings are bright, sweet and often romantic.

10+ Sexy Illustrations Of Hilda: The Forgotten Plus-Size Pin-Up Girl From The 1950s

10+ Sexy Illustrations Of Hilda: The Forgotten Plus-Size Pin-Up Girl From The 1950s

When the words "pin-up girl" are said, the first thing that comes to mind is most likely Marilyn Monroe. The woman was an icon and her curvy figure pretty much defined the "pinup" style. But sometimes people forget about the other...

When the words "pin-up girl" are said, the first thing that comes to mind is most likely Marilyn Monroe. The woman was an icon and her curvy figure pretty much defined...

Tokyo Storefronts Captured In Watercolor By Polish Artist

Tokyo Storefronts Captured In Watercolor By Polish Artist

Tokyo has earned the name of one of the most futuristic cities in the world with its otherworldly architecture and nightly neon glow. But Polish illustrator and digital designer Mateusz Urbanowicz has seen a different face of the city and has...

Tokyo has earned the name of one of the most futuristic cities in the world with its otherworldly architecture and nightly neon glow. But Polish illustrator and digital designer Mateusz Urbanowicz...

Tired Of Being Asked To Work For Free, This Artist Started Drawing These Client Requests

Tired Of Being Asked To Work For Free, This Artist Started Drawing These Client Requests

@forexposure_txt is a Twitter account dedicated to compiling quotes from artists who were expected to work for free. It was created by artist and writer Ryan Estrada, and we previously wrote about it here. Well now an artist has decided to...

@forexposure_txt is a Twitter account dedicated to compiling quotes from artists who were expected to work for free. It was created by artist and writer Ryan Estrada, and we previously wrote...

A Comic About A Long Distance Relationship Is Going Viral, And You’ll Cry When You See The Ending

A Comic About A Long Distance Relationship Is Going Viral, And You’ll Cry When You See The Ending

For anyone who has ever experienced the heart-wrenching feeling of being far away from the one you love, this comic is going to give you more feels than you might be ready for.

For anyone who has ever experienced the heart-wrenching feeling of being far away from the one you love, this comic is going to give you more feels than you might be...

Designer Uses Portraits To Ask If Colors Could Tell Emotions

Designer Uses Portraits To Ask If Colors Could Tell Emotions

Colours have always been a big indicators of class. For the ancients, it distinguished the nobles and patricians, usually in purple or blue, from the Peasants and citizen class whom usually wore what they could find. Colours has also been affiliated to...

Colours have always been a big indicators of class. For the ancients, it distinguished the nobles and patricians, usually in purple or blue, from the Peasants and citizen class whom usually...

I Illustrate My Daily Problems As A Woman In Hilarious And Relatable Comics

I Illustrate My Daily Problems As A Woman In Hilarious And Relatable Comics

I'm Prudence. Your awkward friend who gives you the joy of always ending up in the funniest situations that you can tell to your friends for years afterward. I made up an Instagram account last year, where I post funny comics about...

I'm Prudence. Your awkward friend who gives you the joy of always ending up in the funniest situations that you can tell to your friends for years afterward. I made up an...

I Create Punny Illustrations To Make People Happier

I Create Punny Illustrations To Make People Happier

Because who doesn't love a good pun, right? From Disney favourites to crazy hybrid monsters - I have spent the past year posting some of the strangest, wittiest and most punderful illustrations you'll ever see! Gone are the days of the drab and...

Because who doesn't love a good pun, right? From Disney favourites to crazy hybrid monsters - I have spent the past year posting some of the strangest, wittiest and most punderful illustrations...

Morbid Attraction Illustrations: My Tattoo-Inspired Project Reimagined In 3D

Morbid Attraction Illustrations: My Tattoo-Inspired Project Reimagined In 3D

I have always been inspired by morbid subjects such as skeletons, skulls and insects. This project is a series of personal explorations combining tattoo art references alongside ornate pattern designs resulting in 3D sculptures. Enjoy and thank you for viewing.

I have always been inspired by morbid subjects such as skeletons, skulls and insects. This project is a series of personal explorations combining tattoo art references alongside ornate pattern designs resulting in...

I Use Flowers & Veggies To Create Fashion Illustrations

I Use Flowers & Veggies To Create Fashion Illustrations

Creating whimsical art with flowers, veggies and other materials is a way for me to share what I love! Work in the fashion industry in NYC and graduate studies in architecture eventually lead me back to what I did as a...

Creating whimsical art with flowers, veggies and other materials is a way for me to share what I love! Work in the fashion industry in NYC and graduate studies in architecture...

15+ Artists Around The World Respond To Trump’s Refugee Ban

15+ Artists Around The World Respond To Trump’s Refugee Ban

As you probably already know by now, Donald Trump recently issued a controversial order banning people from several predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. Unsurprisingly, people have been quick to voice their outrage while simultaneously expressing their solidarity with...

As you probably already know by now, Donald Trump recently issued a controversial order banning people from several predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. Unsurprisingly, people have been quick...

I’m Drawing Short Stories About The Internal Universe

I’m Drawing Short Stories About The Internal Universe

I'm diving into the deep process of creation, which is the intimate moments of meeting yourself, with all the flaws and imperfections, dreams and desires. This process is like seiving ones qualities, while looking for a true love in Your own...

I'm diving into the deep process of creation, which is the intimate moments of meeting yourself, with all the flaws and imperfections, dreams and desires. This process is like seiving ones...