Tag: illustration

The “Wild Things” Cow

Renowned children’s author and illustrator Maurice Sendak created this tabletop cow, illustrated with figures from his Where the Wild Things Are.  It was done as part of an international public art exhibit, the Cow Parade staged in New York, Chicago and Zurich.  Although he was invited to decorate […]

Sketchbook – Ricardo Nunez

Artist Ricardo Nunez shares these sketch-to-illustration combos from his travels around the world in 2018, stressing the convenience of the sketchbook as a canvas and a pencil as a tool while on the road.  Many of these concepts turned into artwork for books, editorial and other projects.

Nordic Animals

Illustrator and designer Shunsuke Satake creates warmth in his digital creations with a limited but striking color palette. Based in Japan, this artist’s focus is stylized living creatures.

Emerging at OCAD: Illustration

The Ontario College of Art and Design has been producing great artists since 1876, and each year showcases the works of its graduates. It’s no surprise that Andrew Watch and six other OCAD U students have been selected to display their works at New York’s Museum of American […]

John Lennon: Sgt. Pepper Album Sketch

This ink drawing by John Lennon for what would become the 1967 album cover of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band was found in a sketchbook left behind at Kenwood, the home where the famous Beatle once lived in Surrey. The sketch is up for sale at Julien’s Auctions for an […]