Category Archives: Pens and Markers

Christopher DeLorenzo Creating an Iconic Quality with Simple Lines and Blocks of Colour

Posted at 10 am on April 26, 2015 by

Posted in: Linear Illustration, Pens and Markers

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In often creatively simple, linear drawings, Christopher DeLorenzo creates illustrations full of playful metaphors and homages to some of his favourite moments from film and TV.

Christopher uses a lot of line work in his images but is just as good at keeping it simple when working with blocks of colour. It makes sense that he is a designer by day when you see his eye for paring down forms to find their most iconic, almost logo-like qualities.

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Raj Dhunna Talks about Choosing Materials to Influence the Drawing Process

Posted at 8 am on April 15, 2015 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Mixed Media, Pens and Markers

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Raj Dhunna’s drawing process involves carefully selecting materials that help¬†adjust his approach to one best suited to each illustration’s specific purpose. He talks to us about how having the right tools can inform the work you create.

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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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Jonathan Bréchignac Commits Time and Passion in his Series of Large-scale Biro Pen Drawings

Posted at 3 pm on January 12, 2014 by

Posted in: Galleries and Exhibitions, Hand Craft, Pens and Markers

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The advertising industry’s need to fuel the continuous flow of creative work is something that had begun to leave Jonathan¬†Br√©chignac dissatisfied. As one of those working behind the scenes to keep it moving, he found himself wanting for the time to create something with a longer shelf life.

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