Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


With Christmas eve upon us and the new year just around the corner, we called on one of our favourite illustrators, Vicky Fallon (AKA Vicky Ink) to share with us the inspiration behind her beautiful illustrated greeting. Inspired by model

Illustrator’s Portfolio 149: Connie Lim


Age:  26 Nationality:  Korean American Living in:  London From: Los Angeles What is in your sketchbook? My sketchbook is full of life drawings, picture clippings, sketches of random people from cafes, airports, and doodles from my everyday life. Where do

Illustrator’s Portfolio 148: Dynamic Duo Athlay Anderson

Athlay Anderson

Athlay Anderson is the pseudonym of creative partners Dakshaja Atlay and Kamaira Anderson. Age: Dakshaja 23, Kamaira 30 Nationalty: Dakshaja Indian, Kamaira British Living In: Dakshaja Nagpur, India; Kamaira Birmingham, UK Whats in Your Sketchbook? Dakshaja: I recently received birthday gifts in

The Unseen – Inside the Sketchbook of Sarah Sajid

The Unseen - Sarah Sajid

Graphic and Media Design student Sarah Sajid was kind enough to give us an exclusive look into her Sketchbook where she documented the evolution of her latest project entitled “The Unseen”.  I began this project a few months ago and

Ten Cent Dime: An Illustrated Journey of Life in The Big Apple

Ten Cents One Dime

I started tencentdime after living in New York for nearly 8 months. There are so many crazy and unbelievable things that happen in this city (both good and bad) and one day I was like, I have to draw these

Illustrator’s Portfolio 147: DAVID ISTIVAN

David Istivan Illustrator's Portfolio

Age: 30 Nationality: Hungarian Living in: Slovenia/Romania   What is in your sketchbook? My sketchbook consists of sheets of paper spread all around my studio and constantly changing. Depending on the mood and projects I am sketching they range from expressive portraits from everyday

Illustrator’s Portfolio 146: SARAH HANKINSON

Illustrator's Portfolio 146 Sarah Hankinson

  Age: 30 Nationality: Australian Living in: Melbourne What is in your sketchbook? Watercolour samples, quickly drawn ideas and reference images. I tend to go straight into final drawings so don’t use my sketchbook as frequently as I should! Where do you

Batman in Fantasy – Illustration Series by Scott Nellis

Batman in Fantasy Illustration Series

Diehard Batman fans in the region can finally sleep easy, as the past Eid-Al-Fitr weekend saw the release of the highly anticipated final installment of the series across the GCC. The Dark Knight Rises has been described as a film

The Illustrated Gamboo3a – Series by Tulip Hazbar

Gamboo3a - Illustration Series

Gam·boo·3a [gam-boo-'a] noun A simulation of a disproportionately large bun under a hijab or shaila. Usually constructed using large flower -shaped hair clips placed on the crown of a girl’s head to give the illusion of volume and, in theory,

Illustrator’s Portfolio 145: JORDAN WESTER

Illustrator's Portfolio 145- Jordan Wester

Age: 39 Nationality: American Living in: San Francisco, CA What is in your sketchbook?  My sketches are actually really sketchy. I try to get down the basic idea first, the gesture or movement, which is funny because my finished work