Category: Illustration

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New Ballpoint Pen Illustrations by Mark Powell

Mark Powell, who was first known for his ballpoint pen portraits and illustrations of birds and people on vintage envelopes, has recently expanded his practice to include old maps as another form of canvas. The roads and areas that already…

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Sky Art series by Thomas Lamadieu

Thomas Lamadieu’s creates playful drawings and illustrations using the blue sky spaces between buildings. His latest pieces are set against backdrops above South Korea, Italy, Germany, Austria and Spain. In some of his images, he uses objects that are already there…

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Meet McKenzie Fisk

Meet McKenzie Fisk, an artist from Los Angeles, California. Fisk paints children and animals together in a surreal realism style to represent the raw, uncorrupted childhood experience. “As kids, we are unencumbered by physical limitations and largely unclouded by pre-conceived…

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MATTHEW SPENCER ART

Taking mass-produced, soulless items and turning them works of art that question and challenge the manufactured world we live in today is the base of Matthew Spencer‘s art. Old abandoned buildings or vehicles, sometimes vandalized or burnt out amidst woods…

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Bic Pen Illustrations by Helena Hauss

Paris based illustrator, Helena Hauss, uses only Bic ink pens to create very large detailed drawings. Having originally started using Bic pens during her high school years,  Helena never quite became comfortable with anything else. “…no other medium allows me…

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Kate Powell Illustration

Kate Louise Powell is a talented and upcoming young artist. Only 18 years old, she already has a very serious passion for art. Kate attends Leeds College of Art where she studies Foundation in Art and Design. Recreationally drawing for…

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SELFIES BY JUAN FRANCISCO CASAS

Spanish artist Juan Francisco Casas has put his own twist on a modern internet craze. Taking “selfies” sent to him by female fans, Juan recreates the photographs using nothing except a ball point pen. The results are so realistic that…

Modern Society Illustrations by Gunsmithcat (aka Luis Quiles)

Gunsmithcat (a.k.a Luis Quiles) is a Spanish based artist who uses provacative, obscene, and often line blurring drawings to illustrate his view of modern day society. Whether it’s comparing peoples obsessions with their electronic devices to submissive and dominant sex, or…

FAIRYTALE MUGSHOTS

Artist and illustrator Marilen Adrover has created a series of theoretical mugshots of some of our favourite fairytale characters if they had been brought to justice for their crimes.