It’s Talk like a Pirate Day again – and I think a few gorgeous pirate and maritime illustrations are de rigueur. So I found these beauties for you, arrr! And if you’re celebrating, a few resources for you: Set your Facebook on Pirate English Practice your pirate talk Polish your pirate pickup lines.
French graffiti artist C215 aka Christian Guémy is travelling the streets of the world, leaving a mark of his journey in a host of unlikely places: decayed buildings, broken boundary walls, rusty rickshaws, rubbish bins. His work can be found in US, Brazil, Israel, Morocco, Poland, France, England, Spain, Italy and the Netherlands. Christian’s images […]
Stanley Lau a.k.a. Artgerm is an illustrator, designer, concept artist and art director. Born in Hong Kong, Stanley moved to Singapore at the age of 15 and trained his artistic skills and knowledge ever since in a never-ending process. Stanley is currently working on various projects at his Imaginary Friends Studio, designing art and concepts […]
To start with, what is a Moleskine? Moleskine® is the heir and successor to the legendary notebook used by artists and thinkers over the past two centuries: among them Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway, and Bruce Chatwin. A simple black rectangle with rounded corners, an elastic page-holder, and an internal expandable pocket: a […]
Carlos is a multi-faceted artist who has successfully made incursions into painting, illustration, comics, photography, animation and special effects. He finally decided that filmmaking was his medium of choice because it represented the coming together of the different forms of expression of his artistic universe. He has written numerous short and feature films. Many of […]
Just a quick update this time: I have started uploading some of my logos on logopond.com – a wonderful logo-centric site that showcases absolutely amazing talent. The link of my logo design showcase is: http://logopond.com/members/profile/showcase/24781. If you stop by your votes, floats and comments will be very much appreciated. And a “best of logopod” post […]
I know this has been done before (see the references at the end of this article), but I really feel like talking about monochromatic, in particular black&white logos and symbols and how beautifully and meaningfully they can create an instantly recognisable identity for brands, companies and concepts. Starting with some well known and successful examples. […]