12.05.15 by Jeff

Free Learning of the Day: Design a Secret Society Bandana with Jon Contino

joncontino-02 joncontino-03 joncontino-04 joncontino-05

Skillshare has just released this terrific 16-minute tutorial video with celebrated New York-based graphic designer Jon Contino. This is a must-watch for any aspiring illustrators or designers out there. Jon is a great teacher, and here he walks you through creating a graphic for a bandana from start to finish in a single afternoon.

Art and design school’s really have to step up their technical teaching with great content like this available online for free. Watch “Inside The Studio with Jon Contino” below.

Read More

23.04.15 by Jeff

Illustrator Lek Chan

lek-chan-01

Digital paintings by illustrator Lek Chan. More images and a process video below.

Read More

16.03.15 by Jeff

Artist: Raymond Lemstra

raymond-lemstra-20

raymond-lemstra-02

raymond-lemstra-13

Love this new series of drawings called “CRUMBS”, by one of my favourite artists Raymond Lemstra. Lots more images below (warning: LOTS).

Read More

16.03.15 by Jeff

Illustrator: Jangojim

jangojim-08

Works by Antwerp, Belgium-based illustrator Jangojim. Found via our Monthly Reader Submissions. More images below.

Read More

20.01.15 by Jeff

Rob Pybus

Rob-Pybus-08

Works by London-based illustrator Rob Pybus. More images below.

Read More

19.01.15 by Jeff

Street Culture Logos Made of Food

tisha-cherry-01

I’m surprised I’ve never seen this done before; the Wu-Tang logo made out of an orange peel. MISSBISH put me onto illustrator Tisha Cherry, whose food themed Instagram is bringing me back to my days working in street fashion. More images below.

Read More

19.01.15 by Jeff

Animation: “Thirty Masks” by Martine Frossard

thirtymasks-animation

Simple little animation by Montreal-based illustrator Martine Frossard. Watch “Thirty Masks” below.

Read More

13.01.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: Artist Profile on Andrea Wan

andrea-wan-01 andrea-wan-02 andrea-wan-03andrea-wan-04

Ignant produced this wonderful profile on artist Andrea Wan whose solo show “Fleeting Seasons” opens this Thursday at BC Gallery in Berlin! Andrea, if you’re reading this, thanks for the shout out in the video! Berlin is lucky, Vancouver misses you!

Watch the video below.

Read More