Category Archives: Ink Illustration

Short Film: Ape on the Moon Talks to Artist and Designer Saskia Pomeroy

Posted at 4 pm on March 31, 2014 by

Posted in: Hand Craft, Ink Illustration, Painting, Short Film

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Last summer, we featured the vibrant screen prints of visual artist and freelance designer Saskia Pomeroy. To find out more about her world of colour and pattern, we met up with Saskia and had a chat about her new work and recent multidisciplinary collaborations.

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Illustrator Madison Shackell-York Talks about Process and Time for Reflection

Posted at 11 am on March 23, 2014 by

Posted in: Ink Illustration, Mixed Media, Pencil Illustration, Screen Printing

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Madison Shackell-York’s work is created by building up layers of various mixed media textures. Using both wet and dry mediums, she creates nice areas of contrast not only in the depth of the tones and colours but also in  surfaces so weighty, you can feel them.

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Charming Brushstrokes and Colourful Washes with Danielle Kroll

Posted at 10 am on March 6, 2014 by

Posted in: Ink Illustration, Painting, Watercolour Illustration

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The effortless inky marks and washes of bright colours make Brooklyn-based artist and designer Danielle Kroll’s illustrations charming and beautiful in their simplicity.

Danielle’s designs capture the best elements of sketchbook work in the final images. The quality of the brushstrokes, the whimsically wonky edges, the watery swathes of pinks and oranges, all help keep the immediacy and energy of the drawings.

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Reworked Ink Drawings with Mixed Media by Lily Padula

Posted at 1 pm on December 26, 2013 by

Posted in: Ink Illustration, Mixed Media, Photoshop

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Although essentially ink drawings, Lily Padula’s illustrations are worked into with various mixed media, which gives them added depth and textures. They are then digitally coloured piece by piece and brought back together in work that is continuously changing pace and engaging.

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