Sketchbooks full of bold, eye-candy colour are a gift, especially in the hands of a talented graphic designer like French artist Thomas Daddario.
Pretty much everyone who sketches eventually does people, but Berlin-based, Russian illustrator Kate Voronina has a standout approach. Her stylized scenes tell great stories.
An artist who goes by the name of Mercurial Milk is the creative force behind these print and portrait sketchbooks. She has almost 40,000 followers on her Instagram,
Russian illustrator Anna Rastorgueva sketches with Copic markers in life-drawing style. She is a commercial artist, but the personal sketches in her portfolio are exquisite. These are from her travel albums.
These compelling sketches are from Laura Scarpa’s Caffè a Colazione blog, filled with postings of her Moleskine. She’s a professional artist based in Italy whose work covers comics, children’s illustration, writing and editing.
Polina Oshu is a graphic designer from St. Petersburg based in Riga. She calls herself an endless pattern-making machine.