Posts Tagged ‘illustrations

What are sketchcards? The folks over at Sketchcard Saloon explain it as “Sketchcards are one-of-a-kind original pieces of art. They are drawn or painted directly on the trading card surface and then inserted into random packs. If you get lucky you might pull a miniature masterpiece.” These illustrated gems are part of the Upper Deck’s [...]

What do you get when you mix pressed paint together (as seen in the style of the famous Rorschach test) with illustration?  The ‘See Saw’ series by Portuguese artist L Filipe dos Santos. Check out his creative paint illustrations…

We had the pleasure of viewing ‘Graphic Radicals: 30 Years of World War 3 Illustrated’ retrospective at the Exit Art space on a recent trip to New York City. World War 3 Illustrated is an independently published politcal comic magazine, founded in 1980 by artists Seth Tobocman and Peter Kuper. The retrospective is compromised of [...]

We want to buy a bunch of postcards for Valentine’s Day just to be able to use these cute and clever postcard stamps from illustrator Janne Harju. Alas, we don’t live in Finland, so it’s not going to happen. The Finnish Post will release the first new stamps of 2011 which will include a miniature [...]

Here are a few samples of critically acclaimed artist Glenn Chadbourne’s interior illustrations for book The Secretary of Dreams (Volume Two) by New York Times bestselling author Stephen King. The Secretary Dreams was released in October 2010 from Cemetery Dance Publications. This unique book displays an incredible and original blend of King’s classic tales of [...]

Daily Design Inspiration is just that. A daily dose of eye candy to highlight artworks that we find for your viewing pleasure and inspiration. In the last edition we covered the world of Hands. Today we are highlighting Rainbows. Rainbows conjure up pots of gold, leprechauns, sun showers, happy days, gay pride, and happiness. They can also [...]

The New Yorker magazine artist Saul Steinberg (1914-1999) was one of America’s most beloved artists. He is renowned for the covers and drawings that appeared on and in the magazine for nearly six decades and for the drawings, paintings, prints, collages, and sculptures exhibited internationally in galleries and museums. Steinberg’s art cannot be confined to [...]


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