In a bid to simply spread some joy, Malaysian artist Chow Hon Lam creates an ongoing comic series called Buddy Gator. It features an alligator as the main character, but he’s nowhere near as scary as gators are often perceived to be. This particularly friendly creature is a reminder to “never judge a book by its cover.” Lam started illustrating his comic around a year ago during the start of the pandemic.
For what small shops lack in size, they certainly make up for in charm and personality.
While we may be many years away from interacting with humanoid robots in real life, creators continue to imagine what...
Artist Zaria Forman has spent her career bringing attention to climate change issues. Specifically, her photorealistic pastel drawings of glaciers and arctic ice remind us of the beauty and fragility of these landscapes. And now, Forman and Winston Wätcher Fine Art in Seattle are joining forces with Conserve.org to help protect land, acre by acre. Several prints on sale at the gallery will see a portion of their proceeds donated to Conserve.org.
For many, the human figure is the most challenging subject to draw. Particularly, the complex anatomy of hands and feet.
Dystopian art isn't always doom and gloom.
With its sandy beaches, lush landscapes, and sparkling blue oceans, it’s no wonder that Hawaii is among the top vacation destinations. Still, few people know what it is really like to be a native of the Aloha State. For Shar Tuiasoa of Punky Aloha Studio, her island upbringing is a formative element of her art.
Drawing someone's portrait is a challenge, but how about drawing it in several different styles?
A rare drawing by one of the world’s favorite Renaissance men is set to go up for auction next month.
While some creatives depend on a combination of materials to create artwork, artist Paulus Architect only needs one dependable tool. He uses ordinary blue ballpoint pens to render hyperrealistic drawings of people. These illustrations capture the depth of the subjects using a monochrome color palette and masterful techniques. Architect finds inspiration for his ballpoint pen art through images of celebrities and photographers on Instagram.
You likely know the work of author and illustrator Eric Carle, even if you don’t know his name.
Post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh sold only one artwork during his life; but today, his work is some of the...