Imagine taking your 0.5 mechanical pencil and drawing on a large, blank piece of white paper for 10 hours a day, seven days a week, for 10 full months. Think you’d give up after a few hours or maybe even a few days? Well, it’s safe to say that most people would. Then again, most people aren’t like Joe Fenton…
Data visualizations, a.k.a Infographics, provide a great way to visualize a topic that would be hard to understand when reading. Infographics are present to us in media sources like magazines, television, books, posters, signs, and anything else that has complex information. For some people (like me) it’s much easier to visualize information, data, or knowledge with a graphic present.
Rubens Cantuni is a italian illustrator that loves to draw tattooed chubby chicks and other colorful things. I find his style super nice, and I also, his pieces look lovely as tattoos! Well, for more of his work, you may check out his portfolio and personal site. I hope you enjoy these! Cheers.
Nothing like a good surreal piece of work to make your sleep go away. Ok, jokes apart, surreal illustrations are a really awesome way to see the artist’s creativity and imagination. Anton Semenov makes some creppy, yet amazing pieces.
Philip Straub is an Art Director and more than 17 years has been creating art for the games, film, and publishing industries. He is the author and creator of the award winning illustrated Novel and interactive website, ‘Utherworlds’ and co-author of ‘D’artiste Digital Painting’.
Most of these were featured here at Abduzeedo before in featured artists’ posts, and some are totally new here. This is the crème de la crème of 2010, and I know that you guys will love them. Also, this is something to inspire you to evolve your work and get your game on so that in 2011 you get featured here. Don’t forget to visit each artist’s page for more of these great illustrations. These guys totally rock and deserve to be here. And, if you think I’ve missed a specific illustration, just point it out to us! We’d love to see your picks.
Back in May we showcased a list of 60 Excellent Examples of Illustration in Web Design and since illustration is always something inspiring we decided to gather a new list, so check out some fresh examples of illustration in web design. From small illustrative details to huge illustrated backgrounds and some delicate drawings, here are some inspiring sites to give you some ideas of how you can incorporate this style into your own designs. Enjoy.
Kevin is a freelance illustrator living in Southern California, and a co-owner of Fleet Street Scandal. He’s style and color usage is really nice and have that sort of vintage feel to it. For more information about Kevin Dart visit his Web site at http://www.kevindart.com/, you will be able to see his full portfolio as well as some sketches, totally worth it.