Graphite Drawings of Marissa Textor

California-based artist Marissa Textor has some exceptional pencil drawings of natural objects. They are of such sharp detail that they could pass as monochrome photographs. I’m happy with this find.

Marissa Textor on Ape on the Moon

Marissa Textor on Ape on the Moon

Marissa Textor on Ape on the Moon

Marissa Textor on Ape on the Moon

Marissa Textor on Ape on the Moon

ⓒ Marissa Textor, 2009

Follow MoonApe on Twitter for further updates!

You might also like

  1. A Light-hearted Yet Brazen Tone in Inky Illustrations by Jacky Sheridan
  2. Diverse Projects from Multiskilled Designer Sawe
  3. Hounds and Colour in Surreal Cities by Lili Des Bellons
  4. Exuberant Colours in Inky Illustrations by Katie Vernon
  5. Download Free Vintage and Aged Textures from Top Design Talent
  6. Street Art and Prints by Illustration Duo Zebu
  7. Katherine Streeter’s Offbeat Collage and Characters
  8. Developing Characters from Observation with Marianna Madriz
  9. Talking about Simplicity in Style and Process with Blok Magnaye
  10. Dimension From Form and Colour with Richard Keeling
  11. Exuberance and Positivity in Illustrations by Nicole Cmar
  12. Nigel Buchanan’s Skilful Play with Light and Characteristics
View All

12 Comments

  1. These are incredible. Can you provide more details about the artist?

  2. Yes they are! Incredible what she has done with a pencil. If you click her link above you should find more about her.

    MoonApe

  3. Amazing!!! great the horses and water!!

  4. Absolutely Amazing! Such detail in each picture, I could stare at them for hours.
    Awesome artist.

  5. Totally agree, Debbie! thanks for the comment

  6. Marissa,your work is beautiful! Congratulations!

  7. These beautifully rendered drawings are uncannily articulate and precise. I appreciate the meticulous attention to detail – amazing what she can do with a graphite pencil!

  8. Hi Lauren, totally agree -there is some serious talent in there!

  9. They are so good, they remind me of some osrt of vintage old travel log book or something you could imagine of darwin, almost like a book of discovery, coooool.

  10. Amazing talent on display here, thanks for sharing…

  11. Glad you like it Marc!

  12. So close to the photo, there’s almost no point.

Comments are closed.