Fantasy and Intriguing Characters in Illustrations by Eero Lampinen

Posted at 2 pm on September 16, 2014 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Digital Illustration, Ink Illustration

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Eero Lampinen’s work is populated with intriguing characters in curious settings. Apart from being pulled into these scenes by his effortless drawing style and distinctive colour schemes, he has a talent for drawing you in with his imaginative situations and subtle fantasy.

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Diorama-inspired Process and Moonlit illustrations by Nancy Liang

Posted at 3 pm on September 14, 2014 by

Posted in: Landscapes, Mixed Media, Paper Illustration

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Sydney-based illustrator, Nancy Liang builds on her love of dioramas and nighttime scenes in her atmospheric illustrations. By collecting paper with various different qualities and working in graphite, Nancy constructs her tranquil and somewhat eerily quiet townscapes.

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Carefully Composed Graphic Images in Bold Colours by Toni Halonen

Posted at 8 am on September 6, 2014 by

Posted in: Digital Illustration, Photoshop

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Finnish illustrator, Toni Halonen strips down line, form and colour to create striking, graphic images. His work makes use of his background in architecture and design in its carefully constructed compositions.

Toni talks to us about the stages he goes through when designing and the emphasis he places on the drawings within the work. His illustrations are all about the shapes and arrangement of the parts, believing that the image should be strong enough to stand up by itself without any additional elements layered in.

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Atmospheric Scenes in Illustrations by Oliver Raw

Posted at 11 am on September 4, 2014 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Digital Illustration

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There’s a cinematic feel to the work by Oliver Raw. He has a talent for choosing interesting compositions and has the ability to inject atmosphere and emotion into his images.

It gives them a sense of being a frame from a film, expressively drawn in his thick-brushed painterly style.

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