Look at This celebrates contemporary printmaking with Anthony Burrill, Hello Marine, and more

Creative Boom

There's still time to see a big celebration of contemporary printmaking, as leading artists, illustrators and designers come together for an exhibition in Brighton this month.

Inventing Posters

I Love Typography

The modern poster first appeared in France in the 19th century, but its antecedents can be found in Renaissance printmaking. typography printmaking typographic firsts

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Tissue Paper Illustrations Celebrate the Animal Kingdom With an Unexpectedly Printmakerly Feel

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When scanned, the flattening makes these pieces look like they were done with printmaking techniques; the opacity of the tissue paper mimics the roll of a brayer.

Meticulous Lino Cut Prints Reveal Some Spontaneity Behind Detailed Designs

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Printmaker Sofie van Schadewijk creates block prints that are striking in their attention to detail. Illustration block printing lino cut lino cut printing printmaking Sofie van Schadewijk

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Ping Hatta's big-shouldered characters speak of contemporary fashion and body positivity

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She works across various medium, including gouache, crayons, acrylic, embroidery, and linocut printmaking.

Senser Spirits’ Plant-Based Drinks with Eclectic Visual Identity


BRANDING drinks Jessica Benhar magpie studio packaging printmaking sense spirits Vanessa Jacoby Visual IdentityWords Marta Knas. Sense Spirits is a non-alcoholic plant-based drinks by Vanessa Jacoby.

Art Projects at London Art Fair explores the impact of technology on our lives

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Cork Printmakers will exhibit work by a diverse group of artists, many of whom draw upon the cultural history which has shaped the Irish landscape. Courtesy of the artists and Cork Printmakers.

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The Beautiful, Surreal And Sometimes Sinister Artwork Of Jaco Putker

Design You Trust

h/t: flashbak Putker is an artist and printmaker from the Hague, Netherlands. Jaco Putker considers himself a regular guy who just likes to create. He is not quite sure what the term “artist” means–other than it suggests someone who has the freedom to create whatever they want.

Never-before-seen works by Barnett Freedman, one of the UK's most influential illustrators and designers

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Freedman had a lasting legacy on British book illustration, printmaking and graphic design, and this is the first major reappraisal of his work since his 1958 Arts Council retrospective at the Tate Gallery.

Lucid Pathways: Moody And Atmospheric Urban Landscapes By Pierre Putman

Design You Trust

Pierre received his MA in Printmaking from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Ghent. Spectacular urban landscapes by Pierre Putman, a talented fine art photographer, and visual artist currently based in Ghent, Belgium.

Paul Catherall's linocut tribute to Coventry and its 'underrated' architectural masterpieces

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With Coventry designated as the UK City of Culture for 2021, and with many of its post-war architectural masterpieces under threat, printmaker Paul Catherall thought it was a timely opportunity to create a body of work that reflects on the unique beauty of his hometown.

New York City By Martin Lewis: In The 1930s An Australian Emigree Captured The Essence Of The City

Design You Trust

Martin Lewis (7 June 1881 – 1962), the Australian-born American printmakers and artist, is best known for his etchings of New York City. Martin captured the city’s human bustle and brooding architectural menace. We see busy people in sullen places dressed in light and shade.

Stanley Donwood reveals the creative process behind Radiohead's iconic artworks

Creative Boom

Now, for the very first time, the graphic artist is revealing the creative process that has driven his career and earned him a cult reputation, spanning a quarter of a century, from music packaging to installations to printmaking.

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Melvyn Evans pays tribute to the Yorkshire landscape and coastline with dramatic paintings and linocut prints

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He became a professional artist, printmaker and illustrator in 1992. The Yorkshire landscape and its dramatic coastline are the focus of Imprinting the Land, a new exhibition by artist Melvyn Evans at Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

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Shortlist announced for the Max Mara Art Prize for Women 2020

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Schwab’s diverse methods include tapestry, ceramics, embroidery, furniture, printmaking, video and more, unified by a consideration of collective manufacture.

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Good Clean Fun: Dianna Wood Wields a Power Washer to Blast Birds, Butterflies, and Flowers onto Dirty Driveways


Similar to the reductive processes of printmaking and scratchboard art, Wood removes areas of her “canvas” to reveal lighter tones in the form of cardinals, dogwood blossoms, butterflies, and other delicate flora and fauna.

LWD MCR: In Conversation with Sarah Boris


After working for over ten years for organisations such as Phaidon, ICA, Barbican, she set up her graphic design and art studio in 2015, with a focus on branding, editorial design and printmaking. Ladies Wine & Design Manchester are back—on Zoom!

Bedroom Gallery Wall

Old Brand New

St Frank , Bethania Lima , Fiber drawing by me Middle Row • FrameTV Artist Nacho Alegre, Photo by my CLIENT taking in India Bottom Row • Vintage textiles from Bangkok, Litho by my printmaking professor Jimin Lee, and a self-portrait litho by meSo today, my CLIENT (aka my boo.

Photographs by Peter Mitchell that show the 'brisk' transformation of Leeds since the 1970s

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During his working life, he has had many jobs, truck driving to silkscreen and printmaking, hand-lettering and poster designer and stock control clerk of a perfume counter – all the time taking photographs. If you want to take a closer look at Leeds and the rapid changes it's gone through over the past few decades, then Peter Mitchell's series, Early Sunday Morning, reveals the many layers of the city's social and urban history.

Turn Back the Pages: Eduard Thony

Illustration Age

I know he colored his drawings using a printmaking technique, but I’m not even 100% sure how he did it! The reason is that it’s printmaking (which I’ve always liked) and the details that I mentioned above.

From Around the World: The Illustrations of Bianca Tschaikner

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Bianca Tschaikner is an Austrian illustrator, printmaker and storyteller with a nomadic spirit. Photo: Bianca Tschaikner / Rachele Salvioli.

Behind the Shop: The Story of True Grit Texture Supply

Creative Market

It's a lot of designers and illustrators who have a screen-printed, printmaking aesthetic. As you read this, there are hundreds of shop owners designing amazing tools around the world.

10 Best Creatives from Argentina


Sofia Noceti is a freelance designer, illustrator, art director and printmaker. At Shillington, we love to explore and celebrate great design from around the world.

The 50 Best Graphic Design Quotes Ever

Design Wizard

Bonnard was an extremely talented painter, illustrator and printmaker who backed up his claims in his work. Discover inspirational graphic design quotes. Great graphic design quotes serve as a source of wisdom, but also as a source of inspiration.

Royal Mail reveals Romantic Poets stamp collection

Design Week

When it came to illustration, Mitchell says that the stamps required a “visual interest that supported the words but didn’t compete with them” Perthshire-based printmaker Linda Farquharson was chosen, creating themed lino cuts for each of the stamps.

Paul Peter Piech’s literary linocuts are on display in Wales

Creative Review

He developed a name for himself as a poster designer and printmaker, often drawn to making pieces with a political slant, and incorporating lettering alongside his imagery.

Designers come together to shine light on Earth Hour

Design Week

Having involved so many creatives, the resulting cohort is diverse: Walala has used her signature vibrant colour and bold pattern approach, while printmaker Sarah Gordon has opted for a more botanical theme and Willey and Revell something altogether more abstract. Brighton-based studio Evermade and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) have joined forces with an international group of 26 creatives to raise money and awareness for Earth Hour.

35 Examples of Vintage and Retro Typography You Need to See


British typeface Gill Sans was designed by sculptor, printmaker and typeface designer Eric Gill —who clearly named his most famous typeface after himself. A good designer knows that you’ve got to look beyond the now to produce the best designs.

Editions/Artists’ Books Fair


The event also coincides with New York’s Print Week , where you can discover openings throughout the city related to the art of printmaking. The Editions/Artists’ Books Fair takes place at The Caldwell Factory in Chelsea, New York from 24 October through 27 October.

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Limerick reveals new logo as part of “global” branding bid

Design Week

The reproduction technique is taken from Limerick printmakers, which is a traditional craft in the region. Limerick has been given a new brand identity, including logo and print and digital campaign, by M&C Saatchi, in a bid to improve the city’s business and tourism prospects.

Design Trend Report: American Realism

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Someone who had a big impact on what would turn into this style was the American printmaker and landscape artist Winslow Homer. At the turn of the 20 th century, the United States was still a new country just coming into its own with its identity.

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Fonts in Use

The fonts in use are various wood, brass, and metal types from the poster type collection of the HGB’s printmaking workshop. Contributed by Florian Hardwig Pierre Pané-Farré License: All Rights Reserved.

Barnett Freedman “saw no difference between commercial work and fine art”

Design Week

” He picked up that skill from his varied educational background; he trained as an apprentice at a printmakers and also at an architectural practice, which is where he developed his skill at lettering.

14 Best Creatives from Pennsylvania


The family-run studio was founded upon a passion for sharing great innovative design and printmaking. At Shillington , we love to explore and celebrate great design from around the world.


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Kim learned to draw beautifully at a young age and went on to learn painting, printmaking and sculpting. The illustrations of William A. Smith capture the mood of his era. I especially like the gritty, urban paintings he did in the 1940s and 1950s which have a tough, noir feeling.

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Tokyo 2020: Olympic torch designed to showcase “hope”

Design Week

While the rest of the world begins an extended period of travel restrictions, the Olympic torch travelled from Greece to Japan last week. It was lit at the Temple of Hera in Ancient Olympia on 12 March, and handed over to Tokyo at the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens.

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