Category Archives: Pencil Illustration

Detailed and Creative Worlds Drawn by Elisa Macellari

Posted at 9 pm on August 12, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Pencil Illustration

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We really like the light and free-flowing drawing style of Elisa Macellari. Peppered with fine, linear details, she creates enjoyable worlds decorated with patterned fauna.

Elisa is a Milan-based Thai-Italian illustrator, and describes herself as someone who likes “colorful things, wild animals, jungles, mysterious creatures,¬†strange objects and tom yum soup.”

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Holly Mills' Rich Hues and Subtle Inky Washes

Posted at 12 pm on August 8, 2015 by

Posted in: Ink Illustration, Painting, Pencil Illustration, Watercolour Illustration

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Holly Mills produces her images with swathes of rich, autumnal hues, and delicate pastel palettes. She marks them on the page with a blend of inky washes and pencil drawings.

Generally working with mixed media, she also has some great illustrations using print and paint.

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Bizarre and Beautiful Places to Discover with Pierre Ferrero

Posted at 3 pm on July 28, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Pencil Illustration

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The imagined places of Pierre Ferrero can be unnerving, but are ultimately beautiful and filled with mystery. All the grizzly, nighttime creatures are etched in delicate pencils and inks, and portrayed with a warming palette of pink and purple skies.

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Malin Rosenqvist Creating Unique Textures with Delicate Mark Making

Posted at 6 pm on June 8, 2015 by

Posted in: Pencil Illustration, Pens and Markers

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Malin Rosenqvist creates unique textures in her work, softening and adding a delicate feel to her otherwise bold forms.

Using marks that fall somewhere between dots and short, fine hatching, Malin adds a beautiful and distinct quality to her illustrations.

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Combining Skilled Drawing with Transformative Techniques in Portraits by Cristina Polop

Posted at 2 pm on May 30, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Digital Illustration, Pencil Illustration

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Portraits by Cristina Polop are characterised by remarkably drawn details, luscious colours, and a creative mixture of drawing methods.

If the level of technical skill and realism achieved in Cristina’s work wasn’t enough, her editing and addition of mixed media make her images distinctly original.

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