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September 30, 2010

Home & Garden is one section of the New York Times that rarely finds use for illustration. But today’s issue features Brian Stauffer front and center on page one for an article on the guilty pleasures that even the greenest of the green cannot resist.  

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September 30, 2010

The Chronicle of Higher Education commissioned Jon Krause to create a cover and a series of inside images for a special issue on diversity in education.  First, the cover:

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September 30, 2010

Ruth Rowland has noticed an uptick in demand for her work on celebrity book covers. “I think the reason hand lettering works so well with this type of cover is that it often features a photograph of the author,” Ruth muses. “A simple hand lettered title dropped over the photography can soften the design and give it a human touch, reminding us that we're reading the celebrity's own thoughts.” (more)

September 29, 2010

When does Chris Gash sleep?? Here is just a sample of recent work for a variety of clients, old and new. (more)

September 28, 2010

Ken Orvidas explores the fast-changing relationship between companies and the banks that extend them credit in this illustration for CFO Magazine.  (more)

September 28, 2010

Scott Pollack commands the cover of this week’s Barron’s, concerning the possibility of a Republican House, and what it means for investors. (more)

September 28, 2010

Shaw Nielsen clearly had a blast hand drawing the type and creating snappy spy spots for this textbook.  Learning really CAN be fun; who knew?? (more)

September 28, 2010

Tom Richmond has been working on the new MAD animated show on the Cartoon Network; his latest segment which aired this week is “uGlee,” a parody of the TV show “Glee”. (more)

September 27, 2010

Pete Ryan created this nerve-wracking image for Leap, Alberta Cancer Foundation’s magazine. The article, called "the science of stress," discusses the health and personal dangers stress causes. (more)

September 27, 2010

Mark Smith takes a subtle, conceptual approach to illustrating the pros and cons of annuities for Employee Benefit News. (more)

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