Shae, the Atlanta-based illustrator behind She Is This, is a Black female artist who seeks to empower women of color through her lively digital illustrations. Celebrating the beauty of skin in every shade of brown and hair in every color and texture, her art features Black girls and women wearing a variety of hairstyles and fashions that express who they are.
Pet owners know that people and animals can have a special bond.
Prior to the invention of photography, botanical illustration was the only way of visually recording the world’s many species of...
For what small shops lack in size, they certainly make up for in charm and personality. Artist Angela Hao captures the diversity of quaint Japanese storefronts in her colorful Procreate illustrations. Although she is based in the U.S., the artist is able to digitally travel across the streets of Tokyo and Osaka using Google Street View, finding numerous buildings for creative inspiration along the way.
While we may be many years away from interacting with humanoid robots in real life, creators continue to imagine what...
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?
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 most recognizable paintings of all time. The legendary Dutch artist is known for his colorful depictions of the French countryside, sunflowers, starry nights, and his emotional self-portraits. His art—along with the tragic stories of his turbulent personal life—continues to fascinate art lovers all over the world.
We can probably all agree that 2020 was a challenging year.
Cats don't have to do anything special to grab our attention.