Character Illustrations by Linn Fritz

Girls, Girls, Girls, a series of character illustrations by Linn Fritz. Linn Fritz is an independent graphic designer and animator from Sweden who currently lives and works in London, UK. The talented illustrator often collaborates with studios such as Buck, Nice and Serious, Cub Studio, Partizan, and Coat of Arms. Using simple lines and geometric shapes, Girls, Girls, Girls is a funny series of character illustrations. Just check them out below. For those of you who want to see more of Linn’s creative work, feel free to visit the website or have a look at the portfolio on Behance. Girls, Girls, Girls – character illustrations by Linn Fritz. All illustrations have been drawn using simple lines and geometric shapes. All images © by Linn Fritz. Do … Read More

Logitech Unveils New CRAFT Keyboard With Smart Dial, MX Sound Bluetooth Speaker

Logitech is focusing on the desktop with two of its latest accessories – the CRAFT Keyboard and MX Sound Bluetooth Speaker. A keyboard for creativesMade for both the Mac and PC, the headlining feature of the CRAFT is a creative input dial called the crown. Located in the upper left corner, the touch-sensitive dial can activate specific features depending on what is being worked on. Along with program-specific actions, you can also adjust volume, change desktops, and navigate between apps. The Crown can also be used for one specific function in your other apps. Mac users can customize options in Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Illustrator CC and Adobe Premiere. PC users can take advantage of those programs along with Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word. The … Read More

Andrea Ucini Illustrations

Discover the creative universe of freelance illustrator Andrea Ucini. Born in Italy, Andrea Ucini is a conceptual freelance illustrator who lives and works in Denmark. Before he has started his career as a professional illustrator, he has graduated in classical piano and composition from the Music Academy of Florence. Until today, music is still a great form of expression along with drawing, which helps him to explore different ideas of how concepts and emotions can be decoded. During the past years, Andrea Ucini has worked for a wide range of clients from the publishing industry. Some of his creative illustrations from a variety of projects can be found below. For more, please visit his website. Go Down… Can we escape ageing? End of Love. He makes America … Read More

Portuguese Illustrator Tiago Galo

Discover the creative universe of Portuguese illustrator Tiago Galo. Based in Lisbon, Portugal, Tiago Galo is a skilled freelance illustrator who started his professional career by working for small magazines and exhibitions, before finishing his degree in architecture at Universidade Técnica de Lisboa. In 2011, he was honored with a prize for best comic at the Amadora BD competition. In 2014, he received his Art Direction degree from Edit Creative School in Lisbon. After some years working as an architect, he was working again as a professional illustrator. A small selection of artworks can be found below. For more, please visit his website. Down the Drain – “Illustration for DATUM Magazine about Austrian public bathing lidos and their financial disasters article.” Burned – “Now that the … Read More

The Vibrant, Artistic Design Bundle

Yes, Designcuts has another incredible deal again for only $29! This time it’s a huge collection of assets going from glitter effects, to vibrant florals and cute illustrations. Even if you think you’ll only use a fraction of this bundle, it’s worth the buy. The Artsy Watercolor Designer Toolkit from Zeppelin Graphics, and the 100 Marker Texture Shapes from Kimmy Design are the 2 collections that caught my eye. Especially the watercolour toolkit is really extended. I recently designed this collection of flip-flops for SambaSol. One of them used a Hawaiian look. I remember I created these leaves one by one in Illustrator creating my own brushes, and then from there I composed the illustration leaf by leaf using these brushes. It was a lot of work. It … Read More

City Stamps by Elen Winata

City stamps, a series of lovely poster illustrations by Elen Winata. Elen Winata is a Singapore based art director and freelance illustrator. Her creative work is characterized by clean lines and vibrant colors that help to transform thought provoking ideas into visually pleasing images. About the following illustration series, Elen Winata says: “It’s a compilation of cities I would like to visit, inspired by letters I’ll never send.” Created in the style of lovely stamps, each illustration is available as fine art print on Elen Winata’s website. Furthermore, you can find more of Elen’s creative work in her portfolio on Behance or feel free to follow this talented designer and illustrator on Instagram. New York City, NY – Each illustration is … Read More

XYZ Type

XYZ Type is a new independent type foundry established by Ben Kiel and Jesse Ragan. They currently offer three beautiful typefaces – Cortado, Aglet Slab, and Export. I am especially impressed with Cortado, an elegant script inspired by the lettering of illustrator Cecilia Carlstedt. Designed to look as much like handwriting as possible, the typeface’s OpenType programming subtly changes the shapes of repeated letters and ends words with organic brushstrokes. ——————– Also worth viewing: Rico Greg 828 Savvy Studio Follow us on RSS, Instagram, Pinterest, Wanelo ——————– Share on Facebook Thanks to this week’s sponsor – Skillshare – Click here to get 2 months of Skillshare Premium for free. Read More

The Designer’s Vintage Treasure Chest

If you’re a fan of the vintage art style you’ll love digging through the wealth of quality design resources. With this vintage bundle from Designcuts for only $29 you can bring the past back to life in your designs in all its detail and authenticity. It contains grungy markings and surfaces, old vintage fonts and easy-to-use brush packs. This vintage collection contains 42 vintage fonts, rare vintage letterforms, textures, old papers, decorative elements, vintage brushes, old (vectorised) illustrations and handy vintage actions. One of the items in this bundle that caught my eye were these Illustrator stipple brushes from Trailhead Design Co. I had to try them out straight away! Below is the result of playing around a bit with this set of stipple brushes in … Read More

Gone Illustration Series by Romain Trystram

Gone, a colorful yet melancholic series of digital illustrations created by Romain Trystram. Romain Trystram is a digital artist, illustrator, and art director who lives in Agadir, Morocco. His is well known for his colorful, dreamy illustrations of urban landscapes. During the past years he has worked for a wide range of major clients including names such as Adobe, Panasonic, Siemens, Mercedes-Benz, IBM, Yota phone, Virgin Atlantic, Wired UK, Wetransfer, Milan et demi, Appleberg, Mapei, Mondadori France, Sunday Publishing, Monaco Yacht show, Science & vie junior, Bayard presse, Canal +, BBC, France 2, Learning Roots, Editions Anas, Castermann, among others. His illustration series named ‘Gone’ is a beautiful homage to our urban surroundings with all the diversity of amazing places and architecture. Produced in his colorful … Read More

Editorial Illustrations by Francesco Bongiorni

A varied selection of editorial illustrations created by Francesco Bongiorni in 20126/2017. Francesco Bongiorni is a freelance illustrator who splits his time between Milan, Madrid, and London. He creates editorial illustrations based on unique ideas. His strong and sophisticated work conveys a clear and direct message to the viewer. Recently, he has been added to the list of the best visual arts talents under 30 worldwide by The American PRINT magazine. In 2013, Francesco has been selected as one of top 100 artists by Creative Quarterly Journal. Furthermore, his illustrations appeared in some of the leading publications such as The Society of Illustrators Annual, the Communication Arts Annual, AIAP Annual and 3x3Magazine, The New York Times, The Guardian, The New Yorker, Time, and many others. Below you can find a … Read More

Maggie Chiang Illustrations

Lovely illustrations of dreamlike scenes created by Maggie Chiang. Maggie Chiang is a Taiwanese-American illustrator and designer who lives and works in Los Angeles, California. Her lovely illustrations are inspired by both real and fictional places. With her fascination for the unknown, Maggie’s work explores the relationship between humanity and nature. Over the past years, she has participated in numerous exhibitions. With an individual artistic voice, the young illustrator creates artworks that evoke a longing for adventure and unknown places. Feel free to have a look at the images below. For those of you who want to see more of Maggie Chiang’s illustrative work, please visit her website or follow this talented illustrator on Behance and Instagram. Discover Maggie Chiang’s dreamlike illustrations of … Read More

From the Grain Edit Job Board

UI/UX Designer at WRKSHP (Makers of the game Battle Camp and formerly known as PennyPop) Are you a talented designer with a passion for entertainment and are looking for a way to break into the mobile games industry? We are currently seeking an UI/UX Designer to join our team of talented game professionals either remotely or in our Studio in San Francisco. This role will work closely with our designers and art directors on all of our game projects, including our hit game “Battle Camp”. Our ideal candidate will be extremely well versed with Illustrator, as that will be their primary (but not only) tool used on the job. Apply for the UI/UX position Here. See more job details after the jump Responsibilities: Work… Read More

Kelly Bjork Illustrations

Kelly Bjork’s illustrations put a witty twist on personal moments and intimacy. Kelly Bjork grew up in Tacoma, Washington and graduated from Western Washington University in 2009 with a BFA in drawing and printmaking. Today she lives in Seattle where she works as a freelance illustrator. Together with Teresa Grassechi, she is running the paper goods company Pilgrim Paper Co. Her work is influenced by all the things around her. She can find inspiration in little details or intimate moments. Whether scenes in a sauna, bath or living room, all of her artworks are characterized by Kelly Bjork’s distinctive style. Check them out below! For more, please visit her website or follow this talented illustrator on Instagram. Butt Island, gouache and pencil on paper, 15 x 19 inches, 2017 … Read More

Marco De Masi Illustration

Colorful illustrations by Marco De Masi. Marco De Masi is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator from Italy. His conceptual work is mainly inspired by nature, everyday life, and the many facets of today’s society. Using a rich color palette, he creates illustrations that reflect the current zeitgeist with both the pleasing as well as the disturbing things of today. In addition to several commissioned projects, he still likes to work on personal illustrations. His witty and colorful style invites the viewer to take a closer look. Some of his beautiful artworks can be found below. For those of you who want to see more of Marco De Masi’s amazing illustrations, feel free to follow his Facebook page to stay up to date with his … Read More