Category Archives: Pens and Markers

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 Bréchignac 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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Print Auction for the D.E.C. Philippines Typhoon Appeal

Posted at 3 pm on December 7, 2013 by

Posted in: Events, Galleries and Exhibitions, Ink Illustration, Mixed Media, Pencil Illustration, Pens and Markers, Reviews

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Grand Neue have launched the Grand Kind Haiyan Print Auction, which has brought together leading illustrators and designers to help raise funds to help those affected by Typhoon Haiyan. Proceeds will go to the Disaster Emergency Committee in support of their current relief efforts in the Philippines.

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Psychedelia and New York Subway Drawings by Vedran Misic

Posted at 6 pm on November 21, 2013 by

Posted in: Ink Illustration, Pens and Markers, Sketchbooks

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Vedran Mîsíc started creating these beautifully enchanting and psychedelic illustrations after an inspirational year spent living in Beunos Aires, which rekindled his love for art.

The colours used are the intense polar opposite to his equally interesting ongoing series of black and white drawings made while commuting on the New York subway.

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Playful Framing in Lanscapes by Lu Green

Posted at 3 pm on September 1, 2013 by

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

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Angles, bricks and silence resound within these landscapes and townscapes by Lu Green. Lu has a knack for great compositions, impressing us with the playful framing and interesting cropping used.

Lu, aka Sveta Shendrik is an illustrator and graphic designer based in Russia who describes herself as someone who loves to draw and loves coffee.

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A Pattern of the Beautiful and the Macabre in Helen Vine's Black and White Drawings

Posted at 10 am on July 14, 2013 by

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

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The gruesome and the mysterious are finely inked together in Helen Vine’s black and white illustrations. In designs reminiscent of woodblock prints or decorative mural art, geisha with spiked limbs stare back with hollowed-out eyes.

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