illustration

Maker Spotlight: Gary Bedell

Maker Spotlight: Gary Bedell

Gary’s creations are both frightful and majestic, and he entices us, like a stranger with candy, to step closer…

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Artist Draws All 100,000 Objects in Grandpa’s Shed

Artist Draws All 100,000 Objects in Grandpa’s Shed

As we all know, a well-stocked workshop is a beautiful thing. It’s the place that keeps and collects all the tools and hardware you may someday need to fix something you love or make something new. When Lee John Phillips’ grandfather passed away, he left behind a tool shed packed with a lifetime of old tools, […]

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How-To: Watercolor Henna Cat Illustration

How-To: Watercolor Henna Cat Illustration

Clear your weekend schedule, because, after you see this amazingly detailed tutorial for making your own gorgeous watercolor henna cat illustration, you’re not going to be able to put down your paintbrushes and pens!

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Embroidered Calvin and Hobbes Illustration

Embroidered Calvin and Hobbes Illustration

After starting this incredible embroidered Calvin and Hobbes Illustration for her son’s 7th birthday, Laura Hartrich persevered with rendering every excruciating detail of it and finally finished it for his 8th birthday! It measures about 12”x14”. It is absolutely the most dense and detailed embroidery piece I have made to date. For the first time […]

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