Category Archives: Comic Art

Depth and Detail in Backgrounds and Characters by Alessandra De Cristofaro

Posted at 11 am on April 12, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Pencil Illustration

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Thick swathes of pencil shading fill Alessandra De Cristofaro’s work with rich colour. Her well-crafted, interesting scenes perfectly compliment the humorous characters she puts in them

We really enjoy Alessandra’s character designs and her playfulness with the narratives she creates. But as great as the focus of her illustrations are, we also get pulled into the backgrounds in her work.

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A Bit of Splatter and a Lot of Fun with the Characters by Sam Taylor

Posted at 10 am on March 27, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Pens and Markers

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Sam Taylor’s upfront sense of humour pairs perfectly with his bold drawing style and acidic colours. We take a look at his creepy, bloody, and ultimately brilliant swarms of characters.

Sam has a way of making trawling through eye-popping zombies and colourful entrails a whole lot of fun. His work is filled with trippy colours and all the gross-out silliness of the Garbage Pail Kids of the ’80s.

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Nicolas André's Modular Figures and Books Bring Illustrations into Three Dimensions

Posted at 1 pm on March 14, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Uncategorized

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Illustrations step off the page in the large, figurative sculptures by French illustrator, Nicolas André. Not only do they stand tall in their space, they call for interaction and get people engaged hands on.

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It's Playtime in Elliot Kruszynski's Character-packed Compositions

Posted at 2 am on February 13, 2015 by

Posted in: 3D Illustration, Character Illustration, Comic Art

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With smiling faces everywhere, it’s hard not to get swept along on this joyful ride. We take a look at the fun, character-led illustrations of Elliot Kruszynski.

Elliot Kruszynski uses his strong character design skills to add a sense of playfulness into all his work. His images are filled with multitudes of people and animals all with their own uniquely upbeat personalities.

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