Category Archives: Pens and Markers

Charming Illustrations in Watercolour and Marker Pen by Charline Picard

Posted at 8 am on June 11, 2015 by

Posted in: Ink Illustration, Pens and Markers, Watercolour Illustration

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Drawing out the charming qualities of watercolour and marker pens, Charline Picard creates endearing illustrations full of colour and life. Keeping to simple compositions and focusing on good drawing, she brings out the best in her materials.

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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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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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