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April 28, 2017

Charlie Powell’s intense portrait of Neil Young started as a sketchbook painting which was then scanned and combined with digital manipulation. (more)

April 28, 2017

Anna + Elena Balbusso's extraordinary, award-winning illustrations for Folio Society’s edition of Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” have earned them a feature article in Publishing Perspectives magazine. “We’d been waiting so long for a story like this,” the twins recall. (more)

April 28, 2017

Joey Guidone has produced a razor-sharp series of illustrations for OZY magazine, celebrating heroes of the gig economy and the very original ways that they make extra money outside the 9-to-5. This man travels the world for free, thanks to “manufactured spending”: (more)

April 27, 2017

Jon Valk’s venerable lettering for New England Today / Yankee Magazine accompanied a quirky account of a man whose fading family business is hunting down dinosaur tracks. (more)

April 27, 2017

Benedetto Cristofani’s illustration series for Kiplinger's magazine accompanied a feature ranking various types of investment from low risk / low yield safety to high flying performers that just might wind up taking a dive. (more)

April 27, 2017

Cathi Mingus gives us a peek at a couple of new illustrations for Build & Imagine. These confident girls will be used on packaging for the “Career Doll” magnetic playset sold in Target stores.   (more)

April 27, 2017

James Fryer’s property law illustration for the Financial Times “House & Home” section accompanied an article about people who walk around naked in their glass-fronted apartments, leaving nothing to the imagination of their neighbors.  Is it illegal… or merely cheeky? (more)

April 27, 2017

Fausto Montanari’s slyly humerous illustration for The Boston Globe accompanied an article about nostalgia for the dear, departed landlines of days gone by. Dial tone, we hardly knew ya… (more)

April 27, 2017

Peter McDonnell went to heroic lengths on behalf of client EMC Corporation, illustrating “The Global League of Storage” a team of superheroes assembled in Las Vegas to act as special agents of their international data storage business. Introducing Sage; Captain Data Center; Netwoman; Virtualizer; Dr. Stratus and Storagebot. (more)

April 27, 2017

Elvis Swift created an event logo illustration for Heading Home, an organization in Boston whose purpose is ending homelessness in Massachusetts for good. (more)

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