how to spot a hidden handgun

Nice infographic

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drawings of pretty models’ faces

Jenny Mörtsell illustrated these girls for COACD’s Top 25 Faces of 2009.  Here are five of them.
See the rest here

Ben Tour x Gordon Nicholas x Color Magazine

Big ups to our friend Ben Tour for his nice illustrative work on this collaborative fashion spread with Gordon Nicholas for Color Magazine.

Hand drawn Magazine Covers

John Paul Thurlow’s Covers blog is an attempt to remake the cover art of every magazine Thurlow owns.  There are some nice ones in there, plus a bunch of titles we’ve never heard of.

Guitar Lessons

Buenos Aires-based illustrator Maxim Dalton created this great work featuring: Frank Zappa, George Harrison, Slash, Jimi Hendrix, Keith Richards, Jimmy Page, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Brian May, Johnny Ramone, Jack White, The Edge, Chuck Berry, Angus Young, Pete Townshend, Tony Iommi, Eddie Van Halen, David Gilmour, Ace Frehley, Ritchie Blackmore, Duane Allman, Kirk Hammett, Carlos Santana, John Frusciante, Yngwie Malmsteen, Kurt Cobain, Mike Bloomfield, Jerry Garcia, Ry Cooder, Bo Diddley, Jeff Beck, Tom Morello, Brian Setzer and Peter Green.

It will be available as a print, more info here

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We all can identify…

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Illustrator Scott Campbell visually defines “8 ways to kill an idea.”

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Jon MacNair’s devils

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Illustrator Jon MacNair

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The International Year of Astronomy prints


UK Illustrator Simon Page created a set of 10 prints based on what “you might of expect to see on an old astronomy book back in the 60s and 70s.” Available for purchase here. Stay minimal.

Charley Harper


I am really digging the work of Charley Harper.  Most of these images are available for purchase through Iconoclast

illustrator Alex Turvey

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Take a look at the Illustration work of  Alex Turvey.

Patrick Nagel


I never knew the name of this guy who’s work you seem to see in hair salon windows everywhere, Patrick Nagel.

check out scarboy


Drawings by Chris Scarborough

relatively new prints from mudwig

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Two prints from Mudwig are available at Pictures on Walls. Although this (above) is not one of them, I wanted to lead off with it. Also, check out a interview with Mudwig here. Prints after the jump

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colorful pen and ink

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Amazing work from Japanese artist, Kosuke Ikeda.

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Sophie Blackall’s Missed Connections

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You have to love it when creative people do really smart shit.  For example, Sophie Blackall creates illustrations from Craigslist’s Missed Connections.  Buy some of her works on etsy to support her further in creative endeavors.

See her blog here

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masters of the universe reworked

By: PeteChicago

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Skeletor is wearing Cheap Monday and YSL, while He-Man sports Dior Homme.

See the rest from Adrian Riemann here.

ten hiphop icons simpsonized

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Have you always wondered what HiPHoP icons would look like on The Simpsons. Here are 10 high profile Icons, simpsonized.

Lily Mae Martin

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Check out Lily Mae Martin. Her work is figurative and mostly in the mediums of oils, ink and pencil. She has an Exhibition “Mêlée” at theARTer gallery.

An Illustrated history of the White House’s War on Drugs

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Ricardo Cortes for Vanity Fair

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