Illustrator Conor Nolan on why he brings a printmaker's edge to his thoughtful creations

Creative Boom

Dublin-based illustrator and printmaker Conor Nolan brings the two disciplines together to create bold and humorous imagery. The constraints of printmaking could easily be a deterrent for illustrators.

Printmaking Challenge V4

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Printmaking Challenge V8 by Jerry-Lee Bosmans

We And The Color

Take a look at edition eight of Jerry-Lee Bosmans’ printmaking challenge. In the past, we already featured three editions (2,4,6) of Jerry-Lee Bosmans’ printmaking challenge. The post Printmaking Challenge V8 by Jerry-Lee Bosmans appeared first on WE AND THE COLOR.

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.

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eyeone | seeking heaven #graffiti #eyeone #printmaking #typography

Design Illustration Typography Printmaking / Bookshelf Skulls @Jeremy Wilkins #design #bookshelf

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Design Illustration Typography Printmaking / Bookshelf Skulls @Jeremy Wilkins #design #bookshelf

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

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.

Printmaking Challenge V7 - Graphic Design Inspiration

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Printmaking Challenge V7 - Graphic Design Inspiration. abduzeedo 05.17.21 We have featured the super inspiring print challenges that Jerry-Lee Bosmans shares on his Behance profile. However, Jerry keeps delivering and it’s hard not to post about.

Design Illustration Typography Printmaking / Cool and Unusual Business Cards #business #print #design #graphic #cards

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Design Illustration Typography Printmaking / Cool and Unusual Business Cards #business #print #design #graphic #cards

Printmaking Challenge to Improve Graphic Design Skills

Abduzeedo

Printmaking Challenge to Improve Graphic Design Skills. abduzeedo 04.13.21 "Printmaking Challenge V5" is part of a graphic design challenge that Jerry-Lee Bosmans started during the COVID-19 lockdown in early 2020.

Prints & Propa­ganda

I Love Typography

By the sixteenth century, printmaking — or art prints — had become a burgeoning industry. typography printmaking renaissanceMillions were printed and many thousands have survived until the present day.

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Penny Dreadfuls & Murder Broadsides

I Love Typography

typography 19th century ephemera feature printmakingThe Industrial Revolution mechanized printing and reduced costs, leading to explosive growth in publishing. At the same time, an unprecedented increase in literacy produced millions of new readers and sparked a reading revolution.

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Printmaking Challenge Series by Jerry-Lee Bosmans

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Printmaking Challenge Series by Jerry-Lee Bosmans. AoiroStudio 0128—22 Jerry-Lee Bosmans is a Dutch visual designer who has been experimenting and designing a killer poster series titled 'Printmaking Challenge'.

How is Printmaking Still Beneficial for Artists?

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The post How is Printmaking Still Beneficial for Artists? When it comes to online marketing, “content is king” has been one of the major axioms. Companies usually follow this rule to create a presence on the digital landscape.

Enjoy the Art of Printmaking At Home with This Tabletop Press

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Design DIY letterpress printmaking typesettingAs an antidote to lockdown boredom, Sussex-based Tom Boulton designed a lightweight, portable printing press that brings the inky art form directly into people’s homes.

Seven Artists Crack Open the Art of Printed Matter in ‘Bookworks’

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Cheri Smith , Russell Webb , Guy Laramée ( previously ), Aron Wiesenfeld , Guillermo Martin Bermejo , El Gato Chimney , and Claire Partington ( previously ) work across a wide range of styles including sculpture, illustration, painting, and printmaking.

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Monitor by Eyeone, 2015 #eyeone #mixed media #printmaking #art #punk #goth

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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LEGO Letterpress: Bird Species from The Netherlands Are Printed with Everyone’s Favorite Toy Bricks

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Art birds Lego printmaking35 birds. All images © Roy Scholten, shared with permission. Back in 2017, designer Roy Scholten and collaborator Martijn van der Blom brought LEGO into their letterpress workshops for elementary school students.

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Bridget Riley: The Complete Prints examines the artist’s printmaking from the 60s to now

Its Nice That

This comprehensive study of Riley’s graphic work from 1962-2020 shows the evolution of her sideline practice and how it has complemented her paintings.

London Original Print Fair moves to Somerset House for its 37th edition

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Printmaking has been instrumental in the development of art since the 15th century, and the wide span of prints on sale at the Fair sets contemporary prints in their historical context.". Deborah Azzopardi, The Great Escape, 2014, Cynthia Corbett Gallery.

Using muted tones and cloudy colours, Ciara Quilty-Harper’s oil pastel scenes are utterly subversive

Its Nice That

The Barcelona-based illustrator flits between printmaking, coloured pencils, oil pastels, gouache and sewing, altering her technique as she goes.

?la Šveikauskait? imagines a dystopian future with her deliciously dark illustrations

Creative Boom

She studied printmaking and illustration at the Vilnius Academy of Arts where traditional printmaking techniques and academic drawing made up a big part of her lectures. Seeking Social Salvation for World Positive magazine © ?la la Šveikauskait?. Dark, dystopian, and often mysterious:

Welcome to 'NEKO' World: The empathetic style of illustrator Neko Jiang

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I experimented with printmaking textures, and the girl characters I created were a bit more mature compared to the characters I had created in the past. Freelance New York-based illustrator Neko Jiang has developed a bold and adorable style to engage viewers with.

Ukrainian illustrator Olga Shtonda uses her art to call for peace after seeing her home country destroyed

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Olga Shtonda is an award-winning illustrator from Kharkiv, Ukraine, who loves to combine different graphic techniques with printmaking, ink, pencils, collages and digital. © Olga Shtonda.

Ella Robinson's bold graphic prints are fuelled by late-night adrenaline rushes

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Graphic designer and printmaker Ella Robinson is on a mission to make bold, beautiful prints that everyone can afford. Talking about what drew her to printmaking as a medium, Ella tells Creative Boom that her fascination can be traced to cartoons like Tintin or Asterix and Obelix. "I

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At the Annual Roadworks Festival, a 7-Ton Steamroller Prints Linocuts in San Francisco’s Streets

Colossal

The nonprofit has been a hub for printmaking and book arts for Bay Area creatives since it opened 25 years ago, offering about 300 workshops and classes in papermaking, letterpress, binding techniques, and a range of other processes to thousands of students each year.

‘Fantastic Landscapes’ Surveys the Vivid Use of Color in Hokusai and Hiroshige’s Woodblock Prints

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Fantastic Landscapes brings together the vivid scenes created by the prolific printmakers through the first half of the 19th Century with a particular focus on their innovative uses of color. Art History art history landscapes printmaking ukiyo-e woodblock prints

Design inspiration: our favourite projects from the last month

DesignWeek

This time around it features designer, printmaker and artist Anthony Burrill. This month, BuildHollywood unveiled its latest collaboration for Your Place or Mine – a project which gives artists and designers a space on the UK’s streets through billboards and other ad spaces.

The Futuristic Visions of Tetsunori Tawaraya

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Main The Blog drawing Hi-Fructose Hi-Fructose Magazine printmaking Tetsunori Tawaraya

Silliness, tenderness and food inform Sarah Kennedy’s charming design work

Its Nice That

The New York-based designer tells us how her history in printmaking and love of culinary culture feed into her work.

A new way of seeing the 'Alphabet of Art' thanks to a spectacles brand

Creative Boom

Thanks to the breadth of disciplines that these artists work in, there's a huge range in what's on show in this alphabetised artist who's who, including murals, still life images, abstractions, surrealist cityscapes, illustration, painting, printmaking and more.

Senser Spirits’ Plant-Based Drinks with Eclectic Visual Identity

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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.

Martin Reznik brings a touch of film noir suspense to furniture design illustrations

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A 2013 illustration and printmaking graduate from the University of East London, Martin has already put his skills to good use by designing packaging, logos and merchandise for various clients, as well as branching out into editorial illustration.

10 fresh illustrators specialising in editorial to inspire

Creative Boom

This includes printmaking, drawing and ceramics. Colin McElwaine. On the lookout for some inspiration from the world of editorial illustration, or perhaps you're on the hunt for a new artist to collaborate with? Whatever your needs, The Association of Illustrators is bursting with top talent.