Category Archives: 3D Illustration

Short Film: Ape on the Moon Talks to Illustrator and Woodworker George McCallum in his Surrey Quays Studio

Posted at 3 pm on February 16, 2014 by

Posted in: 3D Illustration, Reviews

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In the first of our series of short films, we met illustrator George McCallum to talk about how he developed his hand-built 3D illustration work, and some of the projects he’s currently spending time on.

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Designing a Window Display and Discussing Mid-Century Influences with Ben Kirchner

Posted at 12 pm on February 4, 2014 by

Posted in: 3D Illustration, Character Illustration, Sculpture, Technology

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If you run on autopilot with your blinkers on like we do while making the annual run through the gauntlet of busy shopping streets, it’s possible you may have missed some of the illustrative gems that were around. Ben Kirchner created beautiful festive illustrations for the Ted Baker Christmas campaign and window, and takes us through the steps in the process.

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Talking to Victor Robert about Making his Childrens' Book and Being a 'Pre-vis' Artist at DreamWorks

Posted at 3 pm on August 9, 2013 by

Posted in: 3D Illustration, Animation, Reviews, Technology

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‘Brian Wonders is an upcoming self-published children’s book by Victor Robert. As well as working on his own illustration projects such as this, Victor is an in-house artist at DreamWorks Animation. The book is an idea born both from his experiences as an avid child reader of picture books and as a swimmer who grew up near the ocean.

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Porcelain Vases and Figurines with Playful Drawings by Carolin Löbbert

Posted at 10 am on July 26, 2013 by

Posted in: 3D Illustration, Hand Craft, Sculpture

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Familiar porcelain forms are given a modern twist in Carolin Löbbert’s series, ‘Time Travel’.

In thick strokes of black and a few select neon colours, Carolin applies her bold, freehand drawings on the traditional shapes of plates, bowls, vases and figurines. There’s a lot of playfulness to enjoy, both in the characters and type, and in the idea of the new and the old.

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